My Bookshelf

What I’ve read and will be reading again:

  • INSPIRED: How to Create Tech Products Customers Love – by Marty Cagan
  • The Messy Middle: Finding Your Way Through the Hardest and Most Crucial Part of Any Bold Venture – by Scott Belsky
  • User Story Mapping: Discover the Whole Story, Build the Right Product – by Jeff Patton
  • The Lean Product Playbook: How to Innovate with Minimum Viable Products and Rapid Customer Feedback – by Dan Olsen
  • Mindset: The New Psychology of Success Reprint, updated edition – by Carol S. Dweck 
  • The Mom Test: How to talk to customers & learn if your business is a good idea when everyone is lying to you 
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People – by Stephen Covey
  • Radical Candor: How to Get What You Want by Saying What You Mean – by Kim Scott
  • The Lean Startup – by Eric Ries
  • Good Strategy/Bad Strategy: The Difference and Why It Matters – by Richard P. Rumelt

What I’m reading now:

  • Lean Analytics: Use Data to Build a Better Startup Faster Book by Alistair Croll and Benjamin Yoskovitz
  • The pyramid principle – by Barbara Minto

What I’ll be reading next:

  • Build What Matters: Delivering Key Outcomes with Vision‑Led Product – by Ben Foster and Rajesh Nerlikar
  • Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity – by David Allen
  • The Charisma Myth – by Olivia Fox Cabane
  • Super Thinking: The Big Book of Mental Models – by Gabriel Weinberg and Lauren McCann
  • The Art of Thinking Clearly – by Rolf Dobelli
  • Are Your Lights On?: How to Figure Out What the Problem Really Is – by Donald C. Gause, Gerald M. Weinberg
  • Adrenaline Junkies and Template Zombies: Understanding Patterns of Project Behavior -by Tom DeMarco, Peter Hruschka, Tim Lister, Steve McMenamin, James Robertson, Suzanne Robertson
  • Understanding Michael Porter: The Essential Guide to Competition and Strategy – by Joan Magretta
  • High Output Management – by Andrew S. Grove
  • 7 Powers: The Foundations of Business Strategy Book – by Hamilton W. Helmer
  • Practical Empathy: For Collaboration and Creativity in Your Work – by Indi Young
  • Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion, Revised Edition – by Robert B. Cialdini
  • The Phoenix Project Novel by Gene Kim, George Spafford, and Kevin Behr
  • Accelerate: The Science of Lean Software and DevOps: Building and Scaling High Performing Technology Organizations – by Gene Kim, Jez Humble, and Nicole Forsgren
  • Software by Numbers: Low-Risk, High-Return Development – by Mark Denne, Jane Cleland-Huang
  • The Score Takes Care of Itself: My Philosophy of Leadership – by Bill Walsh, Craig Walsh, and Steve Jamison
  • Creative Selection: Inside Apple’s Design Process During the Golden Age of Steve Jobs – by Ken Kocienda
  • Principles: Life and Work – by Ray Dalio
  • Analytic Methods in Sports: Using Mathematics and Statistics to Understand Data from Baseball, Football, Basketball, and Other Sports – by Thomas A. Severini
  • Shipping Greatness: Practical lessons on building and launching outstanding software, learned on the job at Google and Amazon
  • Crossing the Chasm – by Geoffrey A. Moore
  • Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True … – by Amy Wallace and Edwin Catmull
  • The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks and Win Your Inner Creative Battles- by Steven Pressfield
  • 100 Things Every Designer Needs to Know About People – by Susan Weinschenk
  • The Art of Game Design: A Book of Lenses – by Jesse Schell
  • Alchemy: The Dark Art and Curious Science of Creating Magic in Brands, Business, and Life – by Rory Sutherland
  • Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind- by Al Ries, Jack Trout , Philip Kotler
  • Thinking in Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don’t Have All the Facts- by Annie Duke
  • Monetizing Innovation: How Smart Companies Design the Product Around the Price – by Madhavan Ramanujam, Georg Tacke
  • Sprint: How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days – by Jake Knapp
  • The Great CEO Within: The Tactical Guide to Company Building – by Matt Mochary
  • The Design of Everyday Things Book – by Don Norman
  • High Growth – by Elad Gil
  • Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die Hardcover – by Chip Heath, Dan Heath
  • Competing Against Luck: The Story of Innovation and Customer Choice – by Clayton M. Christensen, Karen Dillon, Taddy Hall, David S. Duncan
  • Leaders Eat Last: Why Some Teams Pull Together and Others Don’t – by Simon Sinek
  • The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon Paperback – by Brad Stone
  • Blitzscaling: The Lightning-Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies – by Reid Hoffman
  • Venture Deals: Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer and Venture Capitalist – by Brad Feld, Jason Mendelson
  • Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It – by Chris Voss, Tahl Raz
  • Writing That Works; How to Communicate Effectively In Business – by Kenneth Roman, Joel Raphaelson
  • Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products Hardcover – by Nir Eyal
  • Radical Focus: Achieving Your Most Important Goals with Objectives and Key Results – by Christina Wodtke
  • How Google Works – by Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow – by Daniel Kahneman
  • How Will You Measure Your Life? – by Ben Horowitz
  • The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers – by Ben Horowitz
  • Mastermind: How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes
  • Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement for a Complex World by Stanley Gen. McChrystal,…
  • The black Swan : the impact of the highly improbable – by Nassim Taleb
  • Blue ocean strategy – by W.chan Kim, Renee Mauborgne
  • Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die, Chip and Dan Heath
  • The Idea Hunter: How to Find the Best Ideas and Make Them Happen – by Andy Boynton, Bill Fischer, William Bole
  • Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions
  • The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference – by Malcolm Gladwell
  • The Startup Game – by William H. Draper
  • Zero to One – by Blake Masters and Peter Thiel
  • The Founder’s Dilemmas: Anticipating and Avoiding the Pitfalls That Can Sink a Startup – by Noam Wasserman 
  • The Power of Habit – by Charles Duhigg.
  • The Four Steps to the Epiphany Hardcover – by Steve Blank