2015 Reading List: Update

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Recommended entries in bold

Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products
Nir Eyal

Inspired: How To Create Products Customers Love
Marty Cagan

Great book for those who want to learn more about the role of the Product Manager, made notorious by Marissa Mayer’s Associate Product Manager program at Google.


MY LIFE AND WORK (Annotated) (Timeless Wisdom Collection..
Henry Ford

How to Get What You Want: A Short Primer for Ambitious People
Jason Shen

Mastering the Rockefeller Habits: What You Must Do to..
Verne Harnish

Amazing book for learning how to scale an organization. One of those books that feels like a syrup: short, concentrated, and straight to the point. Highlighted almost all pages.

The Profit Zone: How Strategic Business Design Will Lead You..
Adrian J. Slywotzky

The Greatest Salesman in the World
Og Mandino

How to Lie with Statistics
Darrell Huff

What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical..
Randall Munroe

Don’t know why Bill Gates loved it so much. Very lame… You can find much more interesting answers to those types of questions on Quora.

The Practice of Management
Peter F. Drucker

96 Great Interview Questions to Ask Before You Hire
Paul FALCONE

Who: The A Method for Hiring
Geoff Smart

Amazing book. Should be read in concert with Topgrading. Must-read for any serious manager.

Topgrading, 3rd Edition: The Proven Hiring and Promoting..
Smart Ph.D.

Simple Rules: How to Thrive in a Complex World
Donald Sull

HTML5: A Smarter Way to Learn HTML5 In a Day!
Sean TrumanMay 30, 201

CSS (with HTML5): Learn CSS in One Day and Learn It Well…
LCF Publishing

HTML5: The Fast Way - HTML5 Programming Crash Course, Learn..
Eng. Alexander Mosgov

Ready Player One
Ernest Cline

I’m not a huge fan of Sci-fi. Got really disappointed at Ender’s Game and Asimov’s Foundation series, but Ready Player One is very interesting.

Contagious: Why Things Catch On
Jonah Berger

Ultimate Guide to Google AdWords: How to Access 100 Million..
Perry Marshall

You Don’t Know JS: Scope & Closures
Kyle Simpson

Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World
Peter H. Diamandis

JavaScript Objects Functions and Arrays Explained
de Araujo

Very good book for those learning Javascript. Very plain language, but very good grasp of contents and some useful context offered.

Questionnaire Design: How to Plan, Structure and Write..
Ian Brace

Walt Disney
Neal Gabler

Work Rules!: Insights from Inside Google That Will Transform..
Laszlo Bock

MUST-READ.

In The Plex: How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives
Steven Levy

Benjamin Franklin: An American Life
Walter Isaacson

Foundation
Isaac Asimov

 
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