How Top Product Managers Launch Awesome Products and Build Successful Teams
Richard Banfield , Martin Eriksson
Great book, but I expected more. Possibly saying more about me than the book.
How Non-Conformists Move the World
This book made me feel good about things I've always felt bad about.
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)
Great toolkit to align design with business.
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
Another book in the toolbelt, but not my religion.
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.
The Truth About How Valuing Customer Experience Can Transform Your Business
Worth reading, but it could be edited down to a third of the pages.
Show your work
A sweet little book that encourage you to share, even if you think you're not all that.
Before and After Page Design
It was okay, but I wasn't totally blown away.
Improve Processes and Results by Correctly Integrating UX
Nothing revolutionary, but worth reading for product teams inexperienced in UX.
Give and Take
Why Helping Others Drives Our Success
Everything that was wrong with the world suddenly seem right afterall.
How To Win Friends and Influence People
A timeless classic about communication. A top 10 must-read.
How to Control Your Attention and Choose Your Life
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
I was so stressed out after reading this that I didn't sleep for weeks...
21 Essential Strategies to Sleep Your Way to Better Health
Solve for Happy
Engineer Your Path to Joy
Hands down the best self-help book I've ever read (I've read a lot).
The Deepest Acceptance
Radical Awakening in Ordinary Life
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
Nothing wrong with the content, it just didn't make a big impact.
One of Us
The Story of a Massacre in Norway -- and Its Aftermath
Uncensored, powerful. Extremely thorough journalism.
A beautiful and insightful story. An all-time favourite.