The 100 Best Business Books of All Time
Most people pick up a business book when trying to solve a problem. You go to a library or bookstore and find one that seems to address the situation you are in. The problem is, more slop resides in the how-to business section than just about any other category. Even my brother-in-law has written three business books!
The founders of 800ceoread.com have greatly increased the odds of finding a helpful book with The 100 Best Business Books of All Time by Jack Covert and Todd Sattersten. I trust their opinions and examining their selections confirms this trust.
Each chapter focuses on a specific topic and then lists several of the best books, tells you what they say, why they matter and how they can help you.
In a heroic effort to save you time and money, I’ve listed the chapters below so that if you have a specific problem you’ll know right where to go. When your idea turns into a multi-billion dollar industry you’ll know who to thank!
Chapter 1 YOU: Improving your life, your person and your strengths.
Chapter 2 Leadership: Inspiration, Challenge, Courage, Change.
Chapter 3 Strategy: Eight organizational blueprints from which to draft your own.
Chapter 4 Sales and Marketing: Approaches and pitfalls in the ongoing process of creating customers.
Chapter 5 Rules and Scorekeeping: The all-important numbers behind the game.
Chapter 6 Management: Guiding and directing the people around you.
Chapter 7 Biographies: Seven lives. Unlimited lessons.
Chapter 8 Entrepreneurship: Seven guides to the passion and practicality necessary for any new venture.
Chapter 9 Narratives: Six industry tales of both fortune and failure.
Chapter 10 Big Ideas: The future of business books lies here.
Chapter 10 Takeaways: What everyone is looking for.