A man who has read the ABC will have a small business. A man who has read Homer would have a bigger business.
My Life, My Achievements
Henry Ford
Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX and the Road to the Future
Ashley Vance
Never Give Up: Jack Ma In His Own Words
Jack Ma
Sam Walton: Made In America
Sam Walton
The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon
Brad Stone
Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike
Phil Knight
The Black Swan: The Impact of the Highly Improbable
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
Skin in the game. Hidden Asymmetries in Daily
Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The Art of War
Sun Tzu
Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind
Yuval Noah Harari
Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty
Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson
Principles for Dealing with the Changing World Order
Ray Dalio
Thinking, Fast and Slow
Daniel Kahneman
Trilogy of desire: Three novels (The Financier; The Titan; The Stoic)
Theodore Dreiser
American Tragedy
Theodore Dreiser
George Orwell
Anxious People
Fredrik Backman
Narconomics: How to Run a Drug Cartel
Tom Wainwright
The Way We're Working Isn't Working: The Four Forgotten Needs That Energize Great Performance
Tony Schwartz
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Restoring the Character Ethic
Stephen R. Covey
What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful
Marshall Goldsmith
Leading the Leaders: How to Enrich Your Style of Management and Handle People Whose Style is Different From Yours
Itzhak Adizes
The Road To Life
Anton Makarenko
Hidden Champions – The Vanguard of Germany in Globalia
Hermann Simon
Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
Peter Thiel
There are practical books, which can be used to accomplish a specific task, and there are philosophical books, which can expand your understanding of the world.