25 Best Business Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read


There is a great impact on your personality of what you read especially when you are working and making efforts for building a successful company and for establishing your own business. There are some of the books that can be considered as the Best Business Books for 2016; they are quite auspicious and helpful for the beginners who want to startup their business at a streamed pace. A list of such books has been mentioned below; you can take a look about the brief introduction of some of these books and then read the books of your interest.

Top 25 Best Business Books for 2016

1). The Fountainhead

The first book in this list is The Fountainhead; it is written by Ayn Rand. There is a Mark Cuban is a self-made billionaire and he tells the people who are interested in business that this particular book should be read by every person who wants to become an entrepreneur. Moreover, this book is one of the favorites of the famous partners of Brooklyn Bridge Ventures, named Charlie O’Donnell; according to him, the entrepreneurial passion as well as the passion of entrepreneurship has been explained in the best way in this book.

2). Business Adventures

This is one of the best business books of all time; it is written by John Brooks. It is one of the most favorite books of Bill Gates when it was recommended to him by Warren Buffet in the year 1991. It was also the one of the best entrepreneur books. According to Bill Gates, this book “Business Adventures” contains content equally about the leaders’ strengths and weaknesses in challenging and difficult circumstances, as well as about the specifications of one particular business or the other. Hence, this book is still considered to be relevant because of itself, not because of the age of the book.

3). The Effective Executive

This is another famous book on business management that is included in the list of the best business books; it is written by Peter Drucker and is one out of the three books that were read by the senior managers of the CEO of Amazon for book clubs’ series. The writer actually helped in popularizing the ideas related to management at a commonplace. For instance, the workers and the managers should work together for achieving some common goals, etc.

The habits like decision-making, time-management, etc. are also explored by the book; they are supposed to equip an executive to the best level for becoming productive, auspicious and valuable in the company.

There are lots of other books related to business and similar stuff; the names of some of those Best Business Books have been mentioned below along with the names of their writers.

4). “The Innovator’s Dilemma” is the best selling management innovation and change book which was written by Clayton Christensen.

5). “Benjamin Franklin” written by Walter Isaacson

6). “Think and Grow Rich” is the all time best selling book which was written by Napoleon Hill

7). “Conscious Capitalism” written by John Mackey & Raj Sisodia

8). “Things Hidden since the Foundation of the World” written by René Girard

9). “Surely You’re Joking, Mr. Feynman!” written by Richard P. Feynman

10). “As a Man Thinketh” written by James Allen

11). “The Obstacle Is the Way” is a best book about business, written by Ryan Holiday

12). “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance” written by Robert Pirsig

13). “Blink” written by Malcolm Gladwell

14). “Reality Check” written by Guy Kawasaki

15). “Meditations” written by Marcus Aurelius

16). “Zero to One” written by Peter Thiel

17). “How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia” written by Mohsin Hamid

18). “Boyd: The Fighter Pilot Who Changed the Art of War” written by Robert Coram

19). “Extreme Programming Explained” written by Kent Beck

20). “Influence” written by Robert B. Cialdini

21). “The Four Steps to the Epiphany” written by Steve Blank

22). “Lucky or Smart?” is the top reads for entrepreneurs in 2008. It was written by Bo Peabody

23). “Switch” written by Chip Heath and Dan Heath

24). “Peak” written by Chip Conley

25). “Out of the Crisis” is the best management book of all time. The book focuses on productivity and quality control issues. It was written by W. Edwards Deming

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All of the above mentioned books are the best business books for entrepreneurs and they are always admired by the great and successful businessmen of all times.