I've read every book I recommend. I only list the top three books in every subject because I want to suggest books that give you the greatest insight for your time. If I read a new book that I think is better then I will update my list but these books should give you a great foundation to build on in any of their respective subjects.
BY CHRIS ANDERSON
The long (and longer) tail explain how you can become successful in niche markets thanks to the unlimited nature of the internet.
By Peter Theil
Zero to One is the best book for highlighting the lessons to be learnt from tried and tested paths to success in the tech industry.
BY Carmine Gallo
Public speaking is one of people's biggest fears. Therefore overcoming the anxiety of public speaking is a sure fire way to stand out.
BY MARTIN MEADOWS
Self discipline is one of the biggest factors that contributes to your level of output and should therefore be consciously improved over time.
BY Tim Collins
This is a fantastic reference book to have on your desk when you need to think up some starting points to come up with Ideas.
BY DAVE TROTT
Written by legendary D&AD president Dave Trott. It contains case studies where people have used street smarts to get an edge.
BY PAUL RAND
Paul Rand is one of the masters of design. All his insights are considered and the most in depth thoughts on design I've read.
BY MASSIMO VIGNELLI
Masimo Vignelli is another god of design. He was responsible for the New York Underground Map and his teachings are timeless.
Financial Freedom Books
BY timothy ferriss
Tim Ferris's book changed my life and helped me to prioritise time over money, as well as providing practical advice to escape the 9-5.
BY robert kiyosaki
This book is all about asset accumulation and what Rich parents teach their kids and the knock on effect that has on their lives.
BY JAMES YOUNG
A Technique for producing ideas is a short but higher level book about the how we can best program our brains for idea generating.
This is short book with to the point insights about how you can change your thinking to be a more exceptional creative.
By bert McKee
Story is a must read for any aspiring screenwriter of director. It covers the tried and tested plot structure of successful hollywood films.
By Jonah BERGER
Contagious is a book that covers an in depth study of thousands of viral videos to pinpoint what the key similarities are between them.
BY Daniel Priestly
The E Myth deep dives into the system principles you can apply from big business to help you grow your small business.
Tony Blair's chief spokesman and strategist covers sports stars excel, entrepreneurs thrive, and individuals achieve their ambitions.
By DANIEL LEVITIN
This book teaches you how to better organise everything in your life so that you can easily access information and be more efficient.
By TIM HURSON
One of the best books I've read for an in depth blue print to follow for taking action on your ideas and action steps in business.
By ANNE LaMOtt
This book is great if you're looking to write regularly and want to see where most writers fail and how to formulate great writing habits.
By WILFRED FUNK
A short but useful book that provides some ideas to help you to accumulate a more diverse vocabulary over time.
By GARY VEE
One of the most influential entrepreneurs alive today. Gary provides a simple explanation for how to get results with content.
By Seth GODIN
This is a free podcast series but it's a must listen for any aspiring entrepreneur. I've listened to it 5 times over. You should do the same.