Good to Great – Summary of 5 common features of companies that made the leap from being good (=average) to being great (=excellent).
The IKEA Edge – Fantastic insight into the challenges of running one of the most successful and global businesses of our time.
The Everything Store – Fascinating book about the remarkable growth and omni-power of Amazon.
Delivering Happiness – Great book emphasising the utmost importance of customer service.
The E-Myth Revisited – Great book for new business people explaining basic dynamics of running a business.
Only The Paranoid Survive – Book written by former Intel’s CEO about the challenges of successfully navigating a company through constantly changing marketplace
The Millionaire Next Door – Great book, with lots of encouragement for self-made entrepreneurs of lifestyle businesses
The One Minute Manager – Classic book on management. Short, easy-to-read, good points for new managers.
Who – Fantastic book that gives out valuable techniques for how to hire A players
Managing Humans: Biting and Humorous Tales of a Software Engineering Manager
Manager Tools Podcasts: Fantastic resource & advice on managing people