Top books for building businesses & getting the economy growing again

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Wild West 2.0: How to Protect and Restore Your Reputation on the Untamed Social Frontier
1.  Wild West 2.0: How to Protect and Restore Your Reputation on the Untamed Social Frontier by David Thompson
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Doing Both: Capturing Today's Profit and Driving Tomorrow's Growth
2.  Doing Both: Capturing Today's Profit and Driving Tomorrow's Growth by Inder Sidhu
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Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose
3.  Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose by Tony Hsieh
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Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace One School at a Time
4.  Three Cups of Tea: One Man's Mission to Promote Peace One School at a Time by Greg Mortenson
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Doing Both: Capturing Today's Profit and Driving Tomorrow's Growth
5.  Doing Both: Capturing Today's Profit and Driving Tomorrow's Growth by Inder Sidhu
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Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan
6.  Stones into Schools: Promoting Peace with Books, Not Bombs, in Afghanistan and Pakistan by Greg Mortenson
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Outliers: The Story of Success
7.  Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
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The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine
8.  The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine by Michael Lewis
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StrengthsFinder 2.0
9.  StrengthsFinder 2.0 by Tom Rath
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Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking
10.  Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell
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Strengths Based Leadership: Great Leaders, Teams, and Why People Follow
11.  Strengths Based Leadership: Great Leaders, Teams, and Why People Follow by Tom Rath
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The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
12.  The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell
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The Road to Serfdom: Text and Documents--The Definitive Edition (The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek, Volume 2)
13.  The Road to Serfdom: Text and Documents--The Definitive Edition (The Collected Works of F. A. Hayek, Volume 2) by F. A. Hayek
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Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Don't
14.  Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Don't by Jim Collins
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,358 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

How The Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In
15.  How The Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In by Jim Collins
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Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great
16.  Good to Great and the Social Sectors: A Monograph to Accompany Good to Great by Jim Collins
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Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard
17.  Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard by Chip Heath
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The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich (Expanded and Updated)
18.  The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich (Expanded and Updated) by Timothy Ferriss
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Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die
19.  Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip Heath
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The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness: Miniature Edition
20.  The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness: Miniature Edition by Stephen R. Covey
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The Science of Liberty: Democracy, Reason, and the Laws of Nature
21.  The Science of Liberty: Democracy, Reason, and the Laws of Nature by Timothy Ferris
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The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
22.  The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen R. Covey
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The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich
23.  The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferriss
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Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
24.  Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us by Daniel H. Pink
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The SPEED of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything
25.  The SPEED of Trust: The One Thing That Changes Everything by Stephen M.R. Covey
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Rework
26.  Rework by David Heinemeier Hansson
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Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity
27.  Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity by David Allen
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Super Freakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance
28.  Super Freakonomics: Global Cooling, Patriotic Prostitutes, and Why Suicide Bombers Should Buy Life Insurance by Steven D. Levitt
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Making It All Work: Winning at the Game of Work and the Business of Life
29.  Making It All Work: Winning at the Game of Work and the Business of Life by David Allen
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This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly
30.  This Time Is Different: Eight Centuries of Financial Folly by Kenneth S. Rogoff
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The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable
31.  The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable by Patrick Lencioni
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Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (P.S.)
32.  Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything (P.S.) by Steven D. Levitt
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Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High
33.  Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes Are High by Kerry Patterson
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Aftershock: Protect Yourself and Profit in the Next Global Financial Meltdown
34.  Aftershock: Protect Yourself and Profit in the Next Global Financial Meltdown by David Wiedemer
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Influencer: The Power to Change Anything
35.  Influencer: The Power to Change Anything by Kerry Patterson
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America's Bubble Economy: Profit When It Pops
36.  America's Bubble Economy: Profit When It Pops by David Wiedemer
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