Here are some books I have read and recommend. They are in no particular order.

  1. Shoe Dog by Phil Knight
  2. Turn the Ship Around! by L. David Marquet
  3. Fooled by Randomness by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  4. The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande
  5. Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman
  6. Team of Teams by General Stanley McChrystal
  7. Measure What Matters by John Doerr
  8. Meditations by Marcus Aurelius. A new translation by Gregory Hays.
  9. Principles by Ray Dalio
  10. Range by David Epstein
  11. The Design of Design by Frederick P. Brooks, Jr.
  12. Antifragile by Nassim Nicholas Taleb
  13. MCDP series (Marine Corps Doctrinal Publications) by U.S. Marine Corps
  14. The One Thing by Gary Keller with Jay Papasan
  15. Smarter Faster Better by Charles Duhigg
  16. Secrets of Special Ops Leadership by William A. Cohen, Ph.D.
  17. The 80/20 Principle by Richard Koch
  18. let my people go surfing by Yvon Chouinard