Tyler E. Willis

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Favorite Books

Travelling provides a wonderful opportunity to read and listen to books. From timeless business classics to modern day startup-stories, I find inspiration in tales of perserverence and originality.

Here are my favorites ranked:

1.

Shoe Dog

A Memoir by the Creator of Nike

Phil Knight

Read: December 2016

2.

Winners Dream

A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office

Bill McDermott

Read: September 2017

3.

Elon Musk

Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

Ashlee Vance

Read: July 2016

4.

Capital Gaines

Smart Things I Learned Doing Stupid Stuff

Chip Gaines

Read: September 2018

5.

Finding My Virginity

The New Autobiography

Richard Branson

Read: August 2018

6.

The Entrepreneur Mind

100 Essential Beliefs, Characteristics, and Habits of Elite Entrepreneurs

Kevin D. Johnson

Read: August 2018

7.

The Power of Broke

How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage

Daymond John

Read: January 2017

8.

Alibaba

The House That Jack Ma Built

Duncan Clark

Read: August 2016

9.

When to Rob a Bank

...And 131 More Warped Suggestions and Well-Intended Rants

Steven Levitt, Steven Dubner

Read: December 2017

10.

Lost and Founder

A Painfully Honest Field Guide to the Startup World

Rand Fishkin

Read: July 2018

11.

Becoming Facebook

The 10 Challenges That Defined the Company That's Disrupting the World

Mike Hoefflinger

Read: July 2017

12.

The 4-Hour Workweek

Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich

Timothy Ferriss

Read: December 2016

13.

A More Beautiful Question

The Power of Inquiry to Spark Breakthrough Ideas

Warren Berger

Read: May 2017

14.

The Virgin Way

Everything I Know about Leadership

Richard Branson

Read: November 2016

15.

Think and Grow Rich

Napoleon Hill

Read: January 2017

16.

Icarus Deception

How High Will You Fly?

Seth Godin

Read: November 2017

17.

Delivering Happiness

A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose

Tony Hsieh

Read: December 2016

18.

Trading For a Living

Psychology, Trading Tactics, Money Management

Alexander Elder

Read: September 2018

19.

Decisive

How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work

Chip Heath & Dan Heath

Read: December 2017

20.

Insanely Simple

The Obsession That Drives Apple's Success

Ken Segall

Read: November 2017

21.

Barking Up the Wrong Tree

The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success Is (Mostly) Wrong

Eric Barker

Read: September 2018

22.

Hatching Twitter

A True Story of Money, Power, Friendship, and Betrayal

Nick Bilton

Read: May 2017

23.

Originals

How Non-Conformists Move the World

Adam Grant

Read: May 2016

24.

Algorithms to Live By

The Computer Science of Human Decisions

Brian Christian - Tom Griffiths

Read: August 2016

25.

Start Something that Matters

Blake Mycoskie

Read: November 2016

26.

Platform Revolution

How Networked Markets Are Transforming the Economy - and How to Make Them Work for You

Geoffrey G. Parker - Marshall W. Van Alstyne - Sangeet Paul Choudary

Read: August 2016

27.

Play Bigger

How Pirates, Dreamers, and Innovators Create and Dominate Markets

Al Ramadan

Read: October 2016

28.

Principles

Life and Work

Ray Dalio

Read: July 2018

29.

Disrupted

My Misadventure in the Start-Up Bubble

Dan Lyons

Read: June 2017

30.

Hacking Growth

How Today's Fastest-Growing Companies Drive Breakout Success

Morgan Brown - Sean Ellis

Read: June 2017

31.

Startup CEO

A Field Guide to Scaling Up Your Business

Matt Blumberg

Read: March 2017

32.

Use What You've Got

and Other Business Lessons I Learned from My Mom

Barbara Corcoran

Read: January 2018

33.

The Book of Investing Wisdom

Classic Writings by Great Stock-Pickers and Legends of Wall Street

Peter Krass

Read: September 2018

34.

The Third Wave

An Entrepreneur's Vision of the Future

Steve Case

Read: December 2017

35.

Startupland

How Three Guys Risked Everything to Turn an Idea into a Global Business

Mikkel Svane - Carlye Adler

Read: June 2017

36.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People

Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Stephen Covey

Read: May 2016

37.

The 80/20 Principle

The Science of Success

Richard Koch

Read: August 2016

38.

Catch Me If You Can

The True Story of a Real Fake

Frank Abagnale

Read: December 2017

39.

The Airbnb Story

How Three Ordinary Guys Disrupted an Industry

Leigh Gallagher

Read: August 2017

40.

Essentialism

The Disciplined Pursuit of Less

Greg McKeown

Read: January 2018

41.

The Automatic Customer

Creating a Subscription Business in Any Industry

John Warrillow

Read: August 2016

42.

The Go-Giver

A Little Story About a Powerful Business Idea

Bob Burg - John David Mann

Read: August 2016

43.

The Hard Thing About Hard Things

Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers

Ben Horowitz

Read: June 2017

44.

The Intelligent Web

Search, Smart Algorithms, and Big Data

Gautam Shroff

Read: September 2016

45.

The Launch Pad

Inside Y Combinator, Silicon Valley's Most Exclusive School for Startups

Randall Stross

Read: may 2017

46.

The Lean Startup

How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses

Eric Ries

Read: February 2017

47.

Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail

The 6 Enduring Principles of High Achievement

Rom Brafman

Read: January 2018

48.

The Like Switch

An Ex-FBI Agent's Guide to Influencing, Attracting, and Winning People Over

Jack Schafer - Marvin Karlins

Read: October 2016

49.

A Truck Full of Money

Coding, Mania, Love, Genius: The Life of an American Entrepreneur

Tracy Kidder

Read: June 2018

50.

The New New Thing

A Silicon Valley Story

Michael Lewis

Read: August 2017

51.

The Science of Growth

How Facebook Beat Friendster - and How Nine Other Startups Left the Rest in the Dust

Sean Ammirati - Richard Florida

Read: February 2017

52.

The Snowball

Warren Buffett and the Business of Life

Alice Schroeder

Read: July 2016

53.

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck

A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life

Mark Manson

Read: May 2017

54.

From Impossible to Inevitable

How Hyper-Growth Companies Create Predictable Revenue

Aaron Ross

Read: July 2017

55.

The Upstarts

How Uber, Airbnb, and the Killer Companies of the New Silican Valley Are Changing the World

Brad Stone

Read: March 2017

56.

The Everything Store

Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon

Brad Stone

Read: January 2017

57.

Creativity, Inc.

Overcoming the Unseen Forces that Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

Ed Catmull

Read: July 2017

58.

Traction

How Any Startup Can Achieve Explosive Customer Growth

Gabriel Weinberg - Justin Mares

Read: January 2017

59.

Sully

My Search for What Really Matters

Chesley Sullenberger III

Read: December 2017

60.

Tubes

A Journey to the Center of the Internet

Andrew Blum

Read: September 2016

61.

Wild Ride

Inside Uber's Quest for World Domination

Adam Lashinsky

Read: September 2017

62.

Onward

How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul

Howard Schultz

Read: November 2017

63.

Zero to One

Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

Peter Thiel - Blake Masters

Read: January 2017

64.

Heads in Beds

A Reckless Memoir of Hotels, Hustles, and So-Called Hospitality

Jacob Tomsky

Read: January 2018

65.

Disruptive Marketing

What Growth Hackers, Data Punks, and Other Hybrid Thinkers Can Teach Us About Navigating the New Normal

Geoffrey Colon

Read: September 2016

66.

Everybody Lies

Big Data, New Data, and What the Internet Can Tell Us About Who We Really Are

Seth Stephens-Davidowitz

Read: November 2017

67.

Built from Scratch

How a Couple of Regular Guys Grew The Home Depot from Nothing to $30 Billion

Bernie Marcus, Arthur Blank

Read: August 2018

68.

In the Plex

How Google Thinks, Works, and Shapes Our Lives

Steven Levy

Read: May 2017

69.

Good to Great

Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Don't

Jim Collins

Read: December 2016

70.

The Power of Habit

Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

Charles Duhigg

Read: June 2016

71.

The Magic of Thinking Big

David Schwartz

Read: July 2016

72.

INSPIRED

How to Create Tech Products Customers Love

Marty Cagan

Read: July 2018

73.

Outliers

The Story of Success

Malcolm Gladwell

Read: December 2016

74.

Steal the Show

From Speeches to Job Interviews to Deal-Closing Pitches, How to Guarantee a Standing Ovation for All the Performances in Your Life

Michael Port

Read: February 2016

75.

How to Win Friends & Influence People

Dale Carnegie

Read: June 2016

76.

The Tipping Point

How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

Malcolm Gladwell

Read: December 2016

77.

How to Turn Down a Billion Dollars

The Snapchat Story

Billy Gallagher

Read: August 2018

78.

Daring Greatly

How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead

Brene Brown

Read: May 2018

79.

All About Them

Grow Your Business by Focusing on Others

Bruce Turkel

Read: December 2016

80.

Chaos Monkeys

Obscene Fortune and Random Failure in Silican Valley

Antonio Garcia Martinez

Read: April 2017

81.

Sprint

How to Solve Big Problems and Test New Ideas in Just Five Days

Jake Knapp - John Zeratsky

Read: September 2016

82.

Smarter Faster Better

The Secrets of Being Productive in Life and Business

Charles Duhigg

Read: July 2016

83.

Permission Marketing

Seth Godin

Read: January, 2016

84.

Presence

Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges

Amy Cuddy

Read: May 2016

85.

Grit

The Power of Passion and Perseverence

Angela Duckworth

Read: June 2016