Books about building a business and scaling it

After getting started, building a business becomes your next challenge. Take it on with ease by reading from those who have already done it

Want to get good at building a business then scaling it? Read these books first.

Business Adventures by John Brooks Creativity, Inc by Amy Wallace Decisive by Chip and Dan Heath
Inspired: How to Create Products Customers Love by Marty Cagan The Lean Startup by Eric Ries The 4-Hour Work Week by Tim Ferriss
The Design of Everyday Things by Don Norman The Everything Store by Brad Stone The Founder’s Dilemmas by Noam Wasserman
The Hard Thing About hard Things by Ben Horowitz The Outsiders by William N. Thorndike The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell
The Tools of Titans by Tim Ferriss Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill Traction: How to Get a Grip on Your Business by Gino Wickman
Traction: How Any Startup Can Achieve Explosive Customer Growth by Gabriel Weinberg Venture Deals: Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer by Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson Zucked by Roger McNamee
Startup Boards by Brad Feld

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