Jeff Bezos Reading List


In Brad Stone’s new book about Amazon, The Everything Store, there’s a list of books called “Jeff’s Reading list,” which we bring to you as highlighted by Shane Parrish at Farnam Street. Disclaimer: The following links contain our Amazon Affiliate code. Though we encourage you to click and help us content to invest in providing you better content!

The Everything Store

 

“Books have nurtured Amazon since its creation and shaped its culture and strategy,” Stone writes. “Here are a dozen books widely read by executives and employees that are integral to understanding the company.”

The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro


Sam Walton: Made in America


Memos from the Chairman by Alan Greenberg


The Mythical Man-Month by Frederick P. Brooks, Jr


Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies’ by Jim Collins


Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap … and Others Don’t by Jim Collins


Creation: Life and How to Make it by Steve Grand


The Innovators Dilemma by Clayton Christensen


The Goal: A Process of Ongoing Improvements by Eliyahu Goldratt


Lean Thinking: Banish Waste and Create Wealth in Your Corporation by James Womanck


Data-Driven Marketing: The 15 Metrics Everyone in Marketing Should Know by Mark Jeffery


The Black Swan by Nassim Taleb