Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

04 June 2020 | By John Carreyrou | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

The full inside story of the breathtaking rise and shocking collapse of a multibillion dollar startup, by the prize winning journalist who first broke the story and pursued it to the end in the face of pressure and threats from the CEO and her lawyers n nIn 2014, Theranos founder and CEO Elizabeth Ho

Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE

04 June 2020 | By Phil Knight | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company s early days as an intrepid start up and its evolution into one of the world s most iconic, game changing, and profitable brands.In 1962, fresh out of business school,

Never Split the Difference

04 June 2020 | By Chris Voss | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

A former international hostage negotiator for the FBI offers a new, field tested approach to high stakes negotiations whether in the boardroom or at home n nAfter a stint policing the rough streets of Kansas City, Missouri, Chris Voss joined the FBI, where his career as a hostage negotiator brought h

Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

04 June 2020 | By Ashlee Vance | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

Elon Musk, the entrepreneur and innovator behind SpaceX, Tesla, and SolarCity, sold one of his internet companies, PayPal, for 1.5 billion Ashlee Vance captures the full spectacle and arc of the genius s life and work, from his tumultuous upbringing in South Africa and flight to the United States

The Infinite Game

04 June 2020 | By Simon Sinek | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

Do you know how to play the game you re in In finite games, like football or chess, the players are known, the rules are fixed, and the endpoint is clear The winners and losers are easily identified n nIn infinite games, like business or politics or life itself, the players come and go, the rules

Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World

04 June 2020 | By Adam M. Grant | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

In Originals the author addresses the challenge of improving the world from the perspective of becoming original choosing to champion novel ideas and values that go against the grain, battle conformity, and buck outdated traditions How can we originate new ideas, policies, and practices without ri

You Are a Badass at Making Money: Master the Mindset of Wealth

04 June 2020 | By Jen Sincero | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

A cheerful manifesto on removing obstacles between yourself and the income of your dreams New York Magazine n nFrom the 1 New York Times bestselling author of You Are a Badass, a life changing guide to making the kind of money you ve only ever dreamed of n nYou Are a Badass at Making Money will lau

Measure What Matters

04 June 2020 | By John E. Doerr | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

n The revolutionary movement behind the explosive growth of Intel, Google, and Uber n n With a foreword by Larry Page, and contributions from Bono and Bill Gates n Measure What Matters is about using Objectives and Key Results OKRs , a revolutionary approach to goal setting, to make tou

Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber

04 June 2020 | By Mike Isaac | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

In June 2017, Travis Kalanick, the hard charging CEO of Uber, was ousted in a boardroom coup that capped a brutal year for the transportation giant Uber had catapulted to the top of the tech world, yet for many came to symbolize everything wrong with Silicon Valley n n nAward winning New York Times t

Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

04 June 2020 | By Peter Thiel | Filed in: entrepreneurship.

If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets n nThe great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find singular ways to create those ne