150 Entrepreneurship Books for Investing & Business Insights

Show me a successful entrepreneur who does not read and I will prove to you that he is an employee, not an entrepreneur. Read books on investment, finance, self-improvement and new business ideas. Warren Buffett gained investment ideas that made him a billionaire by reading financial education books. Most of these books are in the list below. Never stop learning because life never stops teaching. The day you stop learning is the day you die.

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Don’t stop reading because you have left school. In fact from the day you left school, you stopped studying and started learning. But you should never stop reading because it one of the surest ways of learning. Each relevant book you read gives you a key to the solution of a new challenge. CZ, the CEO of Binance also testified that the success of Binance was through the insights he gained from some entrepreneurship and business books in his reading list.

Don’t just read books without following it up with a positive action. Try to implement some of the ideas you learnt from each book. That is how you can become the better version of yourself.

Recommended Entrepreneurship and Business Books that Transform your Mind and Business

Here are some books I personally recommend for entrepreneurs and business owners, especially for beginners:

  • Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki
  • Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey
  • The 4-Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss
  • The Hard Thing about Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
  • The Advantage by Patrick Lencioni
  • Sell with a Story: How to Capture Attention, Build Trust, and Close the Sale by Paul Smith
  • Alchemy: The Dark Art and Curious Science of Creating Magic in Brands by Rory Sutherland
  • Loonshots: How to Nurture the Crazy Ideas That Win Wars, Cure Diseases, and Transform Industries by Safi Bahcall
  • Antifragile: Things That Gain from Disorder by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • The Passionate Entrepreneur’s Strategies: An Entrepreneurship Guide that Reveals How to Grow Multiple Income Streams, Create Good Customer Relationship with Business Quotes and Advice for Beginners by Buzzer Joseph
  • Start with Why by Simon Sinek
  • Influence by Robert Cialdini
  • Good to Great by James C. Collins
  • The Innovator’s Dilemma by Clayton Christensen
  • 12 Rules for Life by Jordan Peterson
  • The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever by Michael Bungay Stanier
  • Contagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger
  • Hug Your Haters: How to Embrace Complaints and Keep Your Customers by Jay Baer
  • Super Pumped: The Battle for Uber by Mike Isaac
  • Crossing the Chasm by Geoffrey Moore
  • Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt
  • The Subtle Act of Not Giving a F*ck by Mark Manson
  • What they won’t Teach You by Andre Haykal Jr
  • The Lean StartUp by Eric Ries
  • Purple Cow by Seth Godin
  • Crushing it! by Gary Vaynerchuk
  • The Four Steps to the Epiphany by Steve Blank
  • Founders at Work by Jessica Livingston
  • Built to Last by Jim Collins & Jerry I. Porras
  • Delivering Happiness by Tony Hsieh
  • The Power of Broke by Daymond John
  • The Art of the Start by Guy Kawasaki
  • The Culture Code: The Secrets of Highly Successful Groups by Daniel Coyle
  • The DevOps Handbook: How to Create World-Class Agility, Reliability, and Security in Technology Organizations by Gene Kim, Patrick Debois, John Willis, and Jez Humble
  • Exponential Organizations: New Organizations Are Ten Times Better, Faster, and Cheaper Than Yours (and What to Do About It) by Salim Ismail, Yuri van Geest, Michael S. Malone
  • The Infinite Game by Simon Sinek
  • Loonshots: How to Nurture the Crazy Ideas That Win Wars, Cure Diseases, and Transform Industries by Safi Bahcall
  • Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip and Dan Heath
  • Losing my Virginity by Richard Branson
  • Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Deep Work by Cal Newport
  • The Founder’s Dilemma by Noam T. Wasserman
  • The Millionaire Fastlane by M.J. DeMarco
  • Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss
  • The War Art by Steven Pressfield
  • The Entrepreneur Mind by Kevin D. Johnson
  • The Personal MBA by Josh Kaufman
  • Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
  • Business Adventures by John Brook
  • Work Rules! by Laszlo Bock
  • Platform Revolution: How Networked Markets Are Transforming the Economy – and How to Make Them Work for You by Geoffrey G. Parker, Marshall W. Van Alstyne, and Sangeet Paul Choudary
  • Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World by David Epstein
  • The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
  • Originals by Adam Grant
  • The Obstacle is the Way by Ryan Holiday
  • Shoe Dog by Phil Knight
  • Grit by Angela Duckworth
  • Steal like an Artist by Austin Kleon
  • The Startup Playbook by David S. Kidder
  • Running Lean by Ash Maurya
  • Lost and Founder by Rand Fishkin
  • Hooked by Nir Eyal
  • Psychology of Selling by Brian Tracy
  • Skin in the Game: Hidden Asymmetries in Daily Life by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations by Ori Brafman and Rod Beckstrom
  • Team of Teams: New Rules of Engagement for a Complex World by Gen. Stanley McChrystal
  • Team Topologies by Matthew Skelton and Manuel Pais
  • The Fire Starter Sessions by Danielle LaPorte
  • Screw it Let’s Do it by Richard Branson
  • Will it Fly? by Pat Flynn
  • The Start-up of You by Reid Hoffman
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship by Peter Drucker


Recommended Investing Books for Lifestyle Entrepreneurs

Here are some Investing books that will help you a lot:

  • The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham
  • The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau
  • A Random Walk Down Wall Street by Blurton Malkiel
  • How to Make Money from Crypto Trading & Investing for Beginners: Complete Guide on How to Buy & Sell Bitcoin & Altcoins for Profit, DeFi Yield Farming with Cryptocurrency Investments Tips by Buzzer Joseph
  • High Output Management by Andrew Grove
  • Little Book of Common Sense Investing by John C. Bogle
  • The Essays of Warren Buffett by Warren Buffett
  • Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki
  • Beating the Street by Peter Lynch
  • The Only Investment Guide You will ever Need by Andrew Tobias
  • The Little Book of Value Investing by Christopher H. Browne
  • The New Market Wizard by Jack D. Schwager
  • Your Money and Your Brain by Jason Zweig
  • The Book on Rental Property Investing by Brandon Turner
  • The Money Game by George Goodman
  • Trading in the Zone by Mark Douglas
  • How to Make Money from Blogging & Affiliate Marketing: A Guide on How to Create & Grow a WordPress Blog from Scratch with Google AdSense & Affiliate Marketing Monetization Secrets for Beginners by Buzzer Joseph
  • Common Stocks and Uncommon Profits by Philip Arthur Fisher
  • The Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley
  • Market Wizards by Jack S. Schwager
  • Reminiscences of a Stock Operator by Edwin Lefevre
  • The Richest Man in Babylon by George Samuel Clason
  • The Most Important Things by Howard S. Mark
  • Irrational Exuberance by Robert J. Shiller
  • Common Sense on Mutual Funds by John C. Bogle
  • How to Make Money in Stocks by Williams J. O’Neil
  • Poor Charlie’s Almanack by Charlie Munger
  • You can be a Stock Market Genius by Joel Greenblatt
  • Fooled by Randomness by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  • Liar’s Poker by Michael Lewis
  • Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
  • The Four Pillars of Investing by Williams J Bernstein
  • When Genius Failed by Roger Lowenstein
  • The Warren Buffett Way by Robert G. Hagstrom
  • Buffett by Roger Lowenstein
  • The Little Book that Beats the Market by Joel Greenblatt
  • Winning the Loser’s Game by Charles D. Ellis
  • The Alchemy of Finance by George Soros
  • Beffetology by Mary Buffett
  • Against the Gods by Peter L. Bernstein
  • The Snowball by Alice Schroeder
  • Principles by Ray Dalio
  • The Big Short by Michael Lewis
  • Unshakable by Tony Robbins
  • What are the Customer’s Yatch? by Fred Schwed
  • The Clash of the Culture by John C. Bogle
  • Money Master by Tony Robbins
  • How to Make Money Self-Publishing Kindle Books for Beginners: A Guide on How to Self Publish a Best Selling Book on Amazon KDP, Design Book Covers with Adobe Photoshop and Promote your Book by Buzzer Joseph
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds by Charles Mackay
  • The Simple Path to Wealth by JL Collins
  • The Elements of Investing by Charles D. Ellis
  • The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas



Just pick any of the above mentioned books and study them. You can find most of them on Amazon or any other online book store. Be inspired these books. Welcome to the entrepreneurship readers’ club!

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