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My readinglist


LEADERSHIP
Product Leadership
How Top Product Managers Launch Awesome Products and Build Successful Teams
Richard Banfield , Martin Eriksson

Originals
How Non-Conformists Move the World
Adam Grant
This book made me feel good about things I've always felt bad about.

Extreme Ownership
How U.S. Navy SEALs Lead and Win
Jocko Willink & Leif Babin
A fantastic book about leadership under extreme conditons.

The Peter Principle
Why Things Always Go Wrong
Laurence Peter & Raymond Hull
How is it that my manager is so useless? How did he manage to get that job?



DESIGN AND INNOVATION
Value Proposition Design
How to Create Products and Services Customers Want (Strategyzer)
Alexander Osterwalder
Great toolkit to align design with business.

Bottlenecks
Aligning UX Design with User Psychology
David C. C. Evans
Very solid groundwork. Excellent book, a must read for UX designers.

The Design Thinking Playbook
Mindful Digital Transformation of Teams, Products, Services, Businesses and Ecosystems
Michael Lewrick, Patrick Link, Larry Leifer

Sprint
How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days
Jake Knapp, John Zeratsky, Braden Kowitz
Sprints can be useful, but not everything is always about speed.

Delta CX
The Truth About How Valuing Customer Experience Can Transform Your Business
Debbie Levitt

Show your work
Austin Kleon
A sweet little book that encourage you to share, even if you think you're not all that.

Before and After Page Design
John McWade
It was okay, but I wasn't totally blown away.

DevOps ICU
Improve Processes and Results by Correctly Integrating UX
Debbie Levitt



SELF-DEVELOPMENT
Give and Take
Why Helping Others Drives Our Success
Adam Grant
Everything that was wrong with the world suddenly seem right afterall.

How To Win Friends and Influence People
Dale Carnegie
A classic!

Indistractable
How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life
Nir Eyal
A lot of golden nuggets, but I can tell it was written by a New Yorker.

Why We Sleep
Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams
Matthew Walker
I was so stressed out after reading this that I didn't sleep for weeks...

Sleep Smarter
21 Essential Strategies to Sleep Your Way to Better Health
Shawn Stevenson

Solve for Happy
Engineer Your Path to Joy
Mo Gawdat
Hands down the best self-help book I've ever read (I've read a lot).

The Deepest Acceptance
Radical Awakening in Ordinary Life
Jeff Foster
Learn to accept that you have everything you need already within you.

The Art of Everyday Assertiveness
Speak Up. Say No. Set Boundaries. Take Back Control
Patrick King



DOCUMENTARY
One of Us
The Story of a Massacre in Norway -- and Its Aftermath
Åsne Seierstad
Uncensored, powerful. Extremely thorough journalism.



FICTION
Siddhartha
Herman Hesse
A beautiful and insightful story. An all-time favourite.