For IT Startups

A Listmania! list by Mikkel S. Christiansen (Pretoria, South Africa)
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The list author says: "If you are starting an IT company then make sure you learn from the best. These books should give both inspiration and capability."
Information Rules: A Strategic Guide to the Network Economy
1.  Information Rules: A Strategic Guide to the Network Economy by Hal R. Varian
The list author says:
  "This will be your most important read, newer mind that its from 1990."
$24.51   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (77 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

A Good Hard Kick in the Ass: The Real Rules for Business
2.  A Good Hard Kick in the Ass: The Real Rules for Business by Rob Adams
The list author says:
  "This guy is tough and reading this book will help you avoid some serious mistakes. Include a long list of mistakes that unfortunately I already made, but that I now know how to correct. Most importantly: do proper quantitative market research."
Used & New from: $1.95

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Free: How Today's Smartest Businesses Profit by Giving Something for Nothing
3.  Free: How Today's Smartest Businesses Profit by Giving Something for Nothing by Chris Anderson
The list author says:
  "These days your business strategy is very likely to incorporate one or two products that are free, so make sure you understand when that price is appropriate."
Used & New from: $1.67
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (196 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

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The Google Story
4.  The Google Story by David A. Vise
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3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (121 customer reviews)

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iWoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon: How I Invented the Personal Computer, Co-Founded Apple, and Had Fun Doing It
5.  iWoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon: How I Invented the Personal Computer, Co-Founded Apple, and Had Fun Doing It by Steve Wozniak
$13.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (338 customer reviews)

Rework: Change The Way You Work Forever
6.  Rework: Change The Way You Work Forever by David Heinemeier Hansson
The list author says:
  "Nothing deep, but many good ideas and the book can be read in an evening."
Used & New from: $7.55
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (908 customer reviews)

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