100 Leadership and Success Books to Read in a Lifetime

Amazon recently released their annual list of “100 Leadership and Success Books to Read in a Lifetime.”  I’ve not read many books lately so this is the beginning of a Summer/Fall/Winter/Spring Reading List.  LOL

Which have you read?  Which do you suggest I start?  Feel free to post in the comments below.

#GIRLBOSS by Sophia Amoruso
A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle
Andrew Carnegie by David Nasaw
Awaken the Giant Within by Anthony Robbins
Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert
Business Adventures by John Brooks
Change Your Brain, Change Your Life by Daniel G. Amen
Chicken Soup for the Soul by Amy Newmark, Jack Canfield, Terri Elders
Choose Yourself! by James Altucher, Dick Costolo
Crush It! by Gary Vaynerchuk
Do Over by Jonathan Acuff
Drive by Daniel H. Pink
Eat That Frog! by Brian Tracy
Elon Musk by Ashlee Vance
Emotional Intelligence by Daniel Goleman
Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by Greg Mckeown
Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done by Larry Bossidy, Ram Charan
Find a Way by Diana Nyad
First, Break All the Rules by Marcus Buckingham, Curt Coffman
Flow: The Psychology of Optimal Experience by Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
Flying Without a Net by Thomas DeLong
Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt, Stephen J. Dubner
Getting More: How You Can Negotiate to Succeed in Work and Life by Stuart Diamond
Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen, James Fallows
Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In by Roger Fisher, William L. Ury
Give and Take: Why Helping Others Drives Our Success by Adam M. Grant
Good to Great by Jim Collins
How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie
How Will You Measure Your Life? by Clayton M. Christensen, James Allworth, Karen Dillon
Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini, Ph.D.
Leadership on the Line by Ronald A. Heifetz, Marty Linsky
Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg, Nell Scovell
Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath, Dan Heath
Man’s Search for Meaning by Viktor E. Frankl, William J. Winslade
Meditations Dover Thrift Editions by Marcus Aurelius, Marcus Cornelius Fronto
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck
Misbehaving: The Making of Behavioral Economics by Richard H. Thaler
Oh, The Places You’ll Go! by Dr. Seuss
Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
Personal History by Katharine Graham
Predictably Irrational by Dan Ariely
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking by Susan Cain
It Worked for Me: In Life and Leadership by Colin Powell
Siddhartha by Hermann Hesse
Start with Why How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Simon Sinek
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
StrengthsFinder 2.0 by Tom Rath
Stumbling on Happiness by Daniel Todd Gilbert
Superforecasting by Philip E. Tetlock, Dan Gardner
Talent is Overrated by Geoff Colvin
The 22 Immutable Laws of Marketing by Al Ries, Jack Trout
The 48 Laws of Power by Robert Greene
The 4-Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective by Stephen R. Covey
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Art of Happiness in a Troubled World by Dalai Lama, Howard Cutler
The Art of Stillness by Pico Iyer
The Art of Strategy by Avinash K. Dixit, Barry J. Nalebuff
The Art of the Start 2.0 by Guy Kawasaki, Lindsey Filby
The Art Of War by Sun Tzu, Sun Tzu
The Big Short by Michael Lewis
The Black Swan by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
The Charisma Myth by Olivia Fox Cabane
The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande
The Confidence Code by Claire Shipman, Katty Kay
The Effective Executive by Peter F. Drucker
The Essays of Warren Buffett by Warren E. Buffett, Lawrence A
The First 90 Days by Michael Watkins
The First Tycoon by T. J. Stiles
The Five Dysfunctions of a Team by Patrick M. Lencioni
The Four Agreements by Janet Mills, Don Miguel Ruiz
The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown
The Happiness Advantage by Shawn Achor
The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin
The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
The Innovator’s Dilemma by Clayton M. Christensen
The Intelligent Investor by Benjamin Graham, Jason Zweig, Warren E. Buffett
The Last Lecture by Randy Pausch, Jeffrey Zaslow
The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up by Marie Kondō
The Miracle Morning by Hal Elrod
The Now Habit by Neil Fiore
The Power of Habit by Charles Duhigg
The Prince (Dover Thrift Editions) by Niccolò Machiavelli and N.H. Thompson
The Prophet A Borzoi Book by Kahlil Gibran
The Road Less Traveled, Timeless by M. Scott Peck
The Road to Character by David Brooks
The Secret by Rhonda Byrne
The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success by Deepak Chopra
Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
Titan by Ron Chernow
Triggers by Marshall Goldsmith, Mark Reiter
Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom
Turn the Ship Around! by L. David Marquet, Stephen R. Covey
Uncertainty by Jonathan Fields
Way of the Peaceful Warrior by Dan Millman
What Got You Here Won’t Get You There by Marshall Goldsmith, Mark Reiter
Willpower by Roy F. Baumeister, John Tierney
Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes
Zero to One by Peter Thiel, Blake Masters

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