Derek Sivers’ book recommendations continue to be some of the most well matched to my own tastes.
Infrequently updated, Derek Sivers’ book list provides a tiny summary of his recent reads, followed by extensive notes he has taken from each: somewhat similar to my current process, now that Amazon’s Kindle has completely transformed my reading and note-taking habits.
In addition to the extensive book list itself, Sivers lists eleven of his top recommendations (some that I would change, others that I’ve heard contradicting views on, but a great starting point nonetheless):
- Understanding the world we live in
- Getting your life under control
- Own your own business?
- Dealing with people