"Very good book for a smaller company," writes John Rosenthal. "Actually this is the best book for any startup and then for anyone under 40 to 50 employees." Source: http://www.amazon.com/The-E-Myth-Revisited-Small-Businesses/dp/0887307280/ref=sr_1_1?s=books=UTF8=1330870515=1-1
Thinking in Systems by Donella H. Meadows: A concise and crucial book about problem solving on all scales in the real world. Learn the conceptual tools and methods of systems thinking while paying attention to what is important, not just what is quantifiable, and meanwhile, staying humble, and staying a learner. 'Required reading for anyone hoping to run a successful company, community, or country.'
The Go-Giver stars an ambitious young man named Joe who yearns for success. Imparted with wit and grace, The Go-Giver is a heartwarming and inspiring tale that brings new relevance to the old proverb “Give and you shall receive.” Source: http://www.amazon.com/The-Go-Giver-Little-Powerful-Business/dp/159184200X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1330873758&sr=1-1 Submitted By: Bill Barta
Shark Tank Jump Start Your Business: How to Launch and Grow a Business from Concept to Cash by Michael Parrish DuDell. This is actually a really well done book. I highly recommend it for anyone looking to start a business venture.