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Bijoy Goswami "author, The Human Fabric"
The list author says: "Reading and viewing for bootstrap entrepreneurs. Mentioned in the Bootstrap Bootcamp DVD available on amazon. Follow @bootstrapu on twitter for updates."
Losing My Virginity: How I've Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way
Losing My Virginity: How I've Survived, Had Fun, and Made a Fortune Doing Business My Way
"If you only read one book, read this one. A master Evangelist bootstrapper's autobiography through the 6 stages: You, Quest(ion), Ideation, Valley of Death, Growth & Rebootstrap."
Banker To The Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty
Banker To The Poor: Micro-Lending and the Battle Against World Poverty
"a bootstrapper working with the poor as his customer."
The Hero with a Thousand Faces (Bollingen Series, No. 17)
The Hero with a Thousand Faces (Bollingen Series, No. 17)
"Joseph Campbell's description of the Hero's Journey, which integrates the mythical stories of cultures around the world. Maps perfectly to the bootstrapper's journey and the stages. The bootstrap journey is the modern hero's journey."
The Human Fabric: Unleashing the Power of Core Energy in Everyone
The Human Fabric: Unleashing the Power of Core Energy in Everyone
"Outlines the three core energies of founders in startup ventures. Important for the YOU stage."
Passion at Work: How to Find Work You Love and Live the Time of Your Life
Passion at Work: How to Find Work You Love and Live the Time of Your Life
"Lawler provides a methodical way to explore the discovery of your passions in the Quest(ion) phase."
Old Masters and Young Geniuses: The Two Life Cycles of Artistic Creativity
Old Masters and Young Geniuses: The Two Life Cycles of Artistic Creativity
"bootstrappers are like the Old Masters described here - always living in the question"
A Deliberate Pause: Entrepreneurship and its Moment in Human Progress
A Deliberate Pause: Entrepreneurship and its Moment in Human Progress
"See my review!"
iCon Steve Jobs: The Greatest Second Act in the History of Business
iCon Steve Jobs: The Greatest Second Act in the History of Business
"Account of Evangelist Steve Jobs' adventures cofounding Apple and beyond."
iWoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon: How I Invented the Personal Computer, Co-Founded Apple, and Had Fun Doing It
iWoz: Computer Geek to Cult Icon: How I Invented the Personal Computer, Co-Founded Apple, and Had Fun Doing It
"Maven, Steve Wozniak's account of his role as cofounder at Apple. Coupled with an account of Steve Jobs, we see the Power of 2 in action in the Ideation stage."
The Origin and Evolution of New Businesses
The Origin and Evolution of New Businesses
"Valley of Death. Explanation of "opportunistic adaptation" in the VoD. An academic study."
Selling The Wheel: Choosing The Best Way To Sell For You Your Company Your Customers
Selling The Wheel: Choosing The Best Way To Sell For You Your Company Your Customers
"Different sales people are need for each stage, starting with  Evangelists in the Valley of Death."
Bootstrapping Your Business: Start and Grow a Successful Company with Almost No Money
Bootstrapping Your Business: Start and Grow a Successful Company with Almost No Money
"Evangelist Bootstrapper's guide to bootstrapping."
The Bootstrapper's Bible: How to Start and Build a Business With a Great Idea and (Almost) No Money
The Bootstrapper's Bible: How to Start and Build a Business With a Great Idea and (Almost) No Money
"Bootstrapper tips for the VoD."
Apollo 13 (Full Screen 2-Disc Anniversary Edition)
Apollo 13 (Full Screen 2-Disc Anniversary Edition)
"Constraint Creates Innovation in the Valley of Death!"
The Luck Factor
The Luck Factor
"Being open to serendipity and unplanned events in the Valley of Death."
Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make Competition Irrelevant
Blue Ocean Strategy: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make Competition Irrelevant
"Bootstraps find themselves in blue oceans, but not because they plan it that way. They find themselves in a Blue Ocean after their trek through the VoD."
Hoover's Vision: Original Thinking for Business Success
Hoover's Vision: Original Thinking for Business Success
"Great companies emerge from the VoD with totally unique business models that are near-impossible to duplicate. This is because the journey and the learning along the way provide the competitive advantage."
The Living Company
The Living Company
"Bootstraps are long-lived companies."
The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business is Selling Less of More
The Long Tail: Why the Future of Business is Selling Less of More
"Why the Internet enables bootstrapping like never before."
The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations
The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations
"Bootstrap startups are Starfish by necessity. Bootstrapping also lends itself to the Open Source principle of the free exchange of ideas and connections. Bootstrappers are well-served to participate in supportive communities."
Body and Soul: Profits with Principles--The Amazing Success Story of Anita Roddick & The Body S hop
Body and Soul: Profits with Principles--The Amazing Success Story of Anita Roddick & The Body S hop
"Evangelist bootstrapper's story through the first three stages."
Pour Your Heart Into It: How Starbucks Built a Company One Cup at a Time
Pour Your Heart Into It: How Starbucks Built a Company One Cup at a Time
"Relater founder of Starbucks, Howard Schultz's account of how he built Starbucks."
Sam Walton: Made In America
Sam Walton: Made In America
"Sam Walton, retail bootstrapper."
Crossing the Chasm: Marketing and Selling High-Tech Products to Mainstream Customers
Crossing the Chasm: Marketing and Selling High-Tech Products to Mainstream Customers
"The challenges of changing customer needs between the Valley of Death and Growth stages."
Bruce Lee - A Warrior's Journey
Bruce Lee - A Warrior's Journey
"As Bruce Lee did with kung fu, the bootstrapper practices "no style" bootstrapping. Put another way, they develop their own unique style that cannot be duplicated. They have traveled the hero's journey and emerged transformed."
The Innovator's Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business (Collins Business Essentials)
The Innovator's Dilemma: The Revolutionary Book that Will Change the Way You Do Business (Collins Business Essentials)
"why classic innovation efforts fail at large companies and why they are unable to detect and nurture new innovations from within. Rebootstrapping offers a way out of the dilemma."
Bootstrap Bootcamp Fall 2007
Bootstrap Bootcamp Fall 2007
"my synthesis of the bootstrapping principles, stages and actions."
Rework
Rework
Entrepreneur Journeys: Bootstrapping: Weapon Of Mass Reconstruction
Entrepreneur Journeys: Bootstrapping: Weapon Of Mass Reconstruction
"Interviews with a dozen bootstrap entrepreneurs."
Steve Jobs
Steve Jobs
"the definitive biography of Steve Jobs"
Anything You Want
Anything You Want
The Music Lesson: A Spiritual Search for Growth Through Music
The Music Lesson: A Spiritual Search for Growth Through Music
Extreme Toyota: Radical Contradictions That Drive Success at the World's Best Manufacturer
Extreme Toyota: Radical Contradictions That Drive Success at the World's Best Manufacturer