Bigger Investing Reader's Guide

A Bigger Investing Books Reader’s Guide for the investor and entrepreneur.

Real Estate Investing

Accounting

American Legal Studies

Ethics

Communication

Business Start-Up

The only way to get started is knowing how to get started.

 

Analysis

Business General

Coaching

Influence

Negotiation

Consulting

  • Getting Started in Consulting | Alan Weiss
  • Secrets of Consulting | Gerald M. Weinberg

Corporate Skills

  • Purpose | Nikos Mourkogiannis
  • Competitive Strategy | Michael Porter
  • Blue Ocean Strategy | W. Chan Kim & Renee Mauborgne
  • Seeing What’s Next | Clayton M. Christensen & Erick A. Roth

Entrepreneurship

E-Commerce

Decision-Making

  • Sources of Power: How People Make Decisions | Gary Klein
  • Smart Choices: A Practical Guide to Making Better Decisions | John S. Hammond, Ralph L. Keeney, & Howard Raiffa
  • Ethics for the Real World | Ronald Howard & Clinton Korver
  • The Compound Effect | Darren Hardy

Economics

 Modern Political and Economic Ideas

Finance

  • Financial Intelligence for Entrepreneurs | Karen Berman & Joe Knight
  • Simple Numbers, Straight Talk, Big Profits | Greg Crabtree
  • The 1% Windfall | Rafi Mohammed
  • How to Read a Financial Report | John A. Tracy
  • Venture Deals | Brad Feld & Jason Mendelson
  • Your Money or Your Life | Joel Dominguez & Vicki Robin

Financial Planning

Franchising

Healthcare Management

History

  • American Business, 1920-2000: How it Worked | Thomas K. McCraw, John H. Franklin, A.S. Eisenstadt

Human Resources

International Business

Investing

  • The Millionaire Next Door | Thomas Stanley & William Danko
  • I Will Teach You To Be Rich | Ramit Sethi
  • Fail-Safe Investing | Harry Browne
  • The Boglehead’s Guide to Investing | Taylor Larimore, Mel Lindauer, Michael LeBoeuf, & John C. Bogle
  • Fundamentals of Investments | Bradford Jordan & Thomas Miller

Information Systems

  • Thinking in Systems | Donella Meadows
  • Work the System | Sam Carpenter

Leadership

Management

  • First, Break All The Rules | Marcus Buckingham & Curt Coffman
  • 12: The Elements of Great Managing | Rodd Wagner & James Harter
  • Growing Great Employees | Ericka Andersen
  • The Essential Drucker | Peter Drucker
  • The Halo Effect | Phil Rosenzweig
  • The Book of Management Wisdom | Peter Krass
  • Organizational Management and Leadership | Anita Satterlee

Managing Teams

Managing Organizations

Managing Another

Management – Family Business

Networking

  • Networking with the Affluent | Thomas Stanley

 

Project Management

Marketing

Digital Marketing & Advertising

Sales

  • The Psychology of Selling | Brian Tracy
  • Pitch Anything | Oren Klaff
  • The Ultimate Sales Machine | Chet Holmes
  • Value-Based Free | Alan Weiss
  • SPIN Selling | Neil Rackham
  • Selling: Building Partnerships | Stephen Castleberry
  • Retailing Management | Michael Levy
  • Selling to the Affluent | Thomast Stanley

Productivity & Effectiveness

  • Getting Things Done | David Allen
  • The Power of Full Engagement | Jim Loeher & Tony Schwartz
  • StrengthsFinder 2.0 | Tom Rath
  • Bit Literacy | Mark Hurst
  • 10 Days to Faster Reading | Abby Marks-Beale
  • The 4-Hour Workweek | Timothy Ferriss
  • Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less | Greg McKeown
  • The ONE Thing: | Gary Keller

Self Development

Philosophy

  • How Do We Know? An Introduction to Epistemology |
  • Philosophy of Religion: Thinking about Faith |
  • Prelude to Philosophy: An Introduction for Christians |
  • Metaphysics: Constructing a World View |
  • Ethics: Approaching Moral Decisions |
  • On Guard: Defending your Faith with Reason and Precision |
  • The Case for the Resurrection of Jesus |
  • Reinventing Jesus: How Contemporary Skeptics Miss the Real Jesus and Mislead Popular Culture |

Problem Solving

  • The 80/20 Principle | Richard Koch
  • Accidental Genius | Mark Levy
  • Learning from the Future | Liam Fahey & Robert Randal

Public Administration

The Mindset

  • Thinking, Fast and Slow | Daniel Kahneman
  • Brian Rules | John Medina
  • Making Sense of Behavior | William T. Powers
  • Driven | Paul Lawrence & Nitin Nohria
  • Deep Survival | Laurence Gonzales
  • Mindset to Millionaire: 7 Keys to Becoming a Real Estate Millionaire | Mitch Nelson
  • Think and Grow Rich | Napoleon Hill
  • The Millionaire Next Door | Thomas Stanley
  • The Millionaire Mind | Thomas Stanley
  • Stop Acting Rich | Thomas Stanley
  • Millionaire Women Next Door | Thomas Stanley

Value-Creation

  • Rework | Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson
  • The New Business Road Test | John Mullins
  • How to Make Millions with Your Ideas | Dan Kennedy

Value-Delivery

  • Indispensable | Joe Calloway
  • The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvement | Eliyahu Goldratt
  • Lean Thinking | James Womack & Daniel Jones
Reader’s Guide