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  • Cathy DeBerry, adult services librarian

The Best New Business Books for You

by Cathy DeBerry, Adult services librarian at SCLSNJ’s Warren Twp. Library branch

It is difficult to stay on top of your reading since there are so many amazing books being published. For the busy entrepreneur or business professional, SCLSNJ business librarians have curated a list of top business books for 2016 and early 2017 that you shouldn’t miss. Do you spend a lot of time traveling either in the car or by plane? Consider an audiobook.

  1. All About Them: Grow Your Business by Focusing on Others” by Bruce Turke
  2. Behaving Badly: The New Morality in Sex, Business, and Politics” by Eden Collinsworth
  3. Boss Bitch” by Nicole Lapin
  4. Chaos Monkeys” by Antonio Garcia Martinez (also available in electronic format)
  5. Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World” by Cal Newport
  6. Extreme You: Step Up. Stand out. Kick Ass. Repeat.” by Sarah Robb O’Hagan
  7. Grit: The Power of Persuasion and Perseverance” by Angela Duckworth  (also available in electronic format)
  8. How to Be a Bawse” by Lilly Singh
  9. The Industries of the Future” by Alec Ross
  10. The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces that will Shape our Future” by Kevin Kelly
  11. Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as if your Life Depended on It” by Chris Voss and Tahl Raz (also available in electronic format)
  12. Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy” by Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant
  13. Payoff: The Hidden Logic that Shapes our Motivations” by Dan Ariely
  14. Pinpoint: How GPS Is Changing Technology, Culture, and Our Minds” by Greg Milner
  15. Pivot: The Only Move that Matters is your Next One” by Jenny Blake (also available in electronic format)
  16. Pre-Suasion: A Revolutionary Way to Influence and Persuade” by Robert Cialdin
  17. Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike” by Phil Knight  (also available in electronic format)
  18. Smarter Faster Better: The Secrets of Productivity in Life and Business” by Charles Duhigg (also available in electronic format)
  19. Stealing Fire: How Silicon Valley, the Navy SEALS, and Maverick Scientists are Revolutionizing the Way we Live and Work” by Steven Kotler and Jamie Wheal
  20. Superbosses: How Exceptional Leaders Master the Flow of Talent” by Sydney Finkelstein
By |2017-12-05T20:30:37-05:00July 7th, 2017|SCLSNJ Business Tips, SCLSNJ Recommended Reads|
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