Favorite Books

Below are my favorite books, what I learned from them, and the Amazon affiliate links to buy them.

I’ve also listened to all of these books on Audible and you can get any one of these books for free when you sign up for Audible Premium Plus


How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big by Scott Adams

What I Learned: Systems are better than goals, talent stacking, if it feels like it works – keep doing it

Leadership Strategy and Tactics: Field Manual

What I Learned: Discipline = freedom, check your ego, take ownership even if it’s not your “fault”

The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon

What I Learned: Prioritize long term thinking over short term thinking, build it yourself, be customer focused

Why We Sleep: Unlocking the Power of Sleep and Dreams

What I Learned: Importance of sleep, ideal sleep conditions, downsides of lack of sleep (muscle loss, fat gain, chronic brain issues)

Antifragile: Things that Gain from Disorder

What I Learned: Definition of Antifragility, how to think about nonlinearities, the Lindy effect