Best Business Books of All Time (Updated 2021)

Below is a list of all-time favourite books collected from various renowned sources: Gutenberg project, Goodreads etc. The counters while making the list comprises of book ratting, reviews, views, Author popularity and many more.

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Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography by Walter Isaacson

1. Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography

Author: Walter Isaacson

Next on our list is best non fiction and business book Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography. A science novel written by world famous writer Walter Isaacson. The main heros of books are Steve Jobs and Emma.

Steve Jobs: The Exclusive Biography was published on October 1st 2011, and was awarded with Goodreads Choice Award for History & Biography (2011), Goodreads Choice Award for History & Biography (2011) and many others.

Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson

2. Steve Jobs

Author: Walter Isaacson

Next on our list is best business and non fiction book Steve Jobs. A science novel written by world famous writer Walter Isaacson. The main heros of books are Steve Jobs and Emma.

Steve Jobs was published on October 1st 2011, and was awarded with Goodreads Choice Award for History & Biography (2011), Goodreads Choice Award for History & Biography (2011) and many others.

Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt

3. Freakonomics

Author: Steven D. Levitt

Next on our list is best economics and business book Freakonomics. A science novel written by world famous writer Steven D. Levitt. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Freakonomics was published on April 12th 2005, and was awarded with Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Nominee for Shortlist (2005), Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Nominee for Shortlist (2005) and many others.

Freakonomics - A Rogue Economist Explores The Hidden Side Of Everything by Steven D. Levitt

4. Freakonomics - A Rogue Economist Explores The Hidden Side Of Everything

Author: Steven D. Levitt

Next on our list is best economics and business book Freakonomics - A Rogue Economist Explores The Hidden Side Of Everything. A science novel written by world famous writer Steven D. Levitt. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Freakonomics - A Rogue Economist Explores The Hidden Side Of Everything was published on April 12th 2005, and was awarded with Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Nominee for Shortlist (2005), Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year Nominee for Shortlist (2005) and many others.

Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell

5. Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

Author: Malcolm Gladwell

Next on our list is best business and psychology book Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference. A sociology novel written by world famous writer Malcolm Gladwell. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference was published on 2000, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

7 Habits Of Highly Effective People by Stephen R. Covey

6. 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People

Author: Stephen R. Covey

Next on our list is best non fiction and business book 7 Habits Of Highly Effective People. A self help novel written by world famous writer Stephen R. Covey. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

7 Habits Of Highly Effective People was published on January 1st 1988, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference by Malcolm Gladwell

7. The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference

Author: Malcolm Gladwell

Next on our list is best business and psychology book The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference. A sociology novel written by world famous writer Malcolm Gladwell. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference was published on 2000, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie

8. How to Win Friends and Influence People

Author: Dale Carnegie

Next on our list is best self help and business book How to Win Friends and Influence People. A psychology novel written by world famous writer Dale Carnegie. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

How to Win Friends and Influence People was published on October 1936, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Rich Dad Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids about Money - That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not! by Robert T. Kiyosaki

9. Rich Dad Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids about Money - That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not!

Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki

Next on our list is best non fiction and economics book Rich Dad Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids about Money - That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not!. A finance novel written by world famous writer Robert T. Kiyosaki. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Rich Dad Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids about Money - That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not! was published on 1997, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson

10. Who Moved My Cheese?

Author: Spencer Johnson

Next on our list is best business and self help book Who Moved My Cheese?. A psychology novel written by world famous writer Spencer Johnson. The main heros of books are Scurry and Hem.

Who Moved My Cheese? was published on September 8th 1998, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell

11. Outliers: The Story of Success

Author: Malcolm Gladwell

Next on our list is best psychology and economics book Outliers: The Story of Success. A business novel written by world famous writer Malcolm Gladwell. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Outliers: The Story of Success was published on 2008, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Who Moved My Cheese?: An Amazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life by Spencer Johnson

12. Who Moved My Cheese?: An Amazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life

Author: Spencer Johnson

Next on our list is best self help and business book Who Moved My Cheese?: An Amazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life. A psychology novel written by world famous writer Spencer Johnson. The main heros of books are Scurry and Hem.

Who Moved My Cheese?: An Amazing Way to Deal with Change in Your Work and in Your Life was published on 1998, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell

13. Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking

Author: Malcolm Gladwell

Next on our list is best psychology and business book Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking. A science novel written by world famous writer Malcolm Gladwell. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking was published on 2005, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do and How to Change by Charles Duhigg

14. The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do and How to Change

Author: Charles Duhigg

Next on our list is best psychology and self help book The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do and How to Change. A business novel written by world famous writer Charles Duhigg. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do and How to Change was published on February 28th 2012, and was awarded with Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Nonfiction (2012), Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Nonfiction (2012) and many others.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change by Stephen R. Covey

15. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change

Author: Stephen R. Covey

Next on our list is best personal development and non fiction book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change. A leadership novel written by world famous writer Stephen R. Covey. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change was published on January 1st 1989, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

The Secret by Rhonda Byrne

16. The Secret

Author: Rhonda Byrne

Next on our list is best non fiction and spirituality book The Secret. A psychology novel written by world famous writer Rhonda Byrne. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The Secret was published on 2006, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki

17. Rich Dad, Poor Dad

Author: Robert T. Kiyosaki

Next on our list is best non fiction and economics book Rich Dad, Poor Dad. A finance novel written by world famous writer Robert T. Kiyosaki. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Rich Dad, Poor Dad was published on January 1st 1997, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future by Ashlee Vance

18. Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future

Author: Ashlee Vance

Next on our list is best non fiction and business book Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future. A science novel written by world famous writer Ashlee Vance. The main heros of books are Elon Musk and Emma.

Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping our Future was published on March 3rd 2015, and was awarded with Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Science & Technology (2015), Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Science & Technology (2015) and many others.

The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses by Eric Ries

19. The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses

Author: Eric Ries

Next on our list is best business and entrepreneurship book The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses. A business novel written by world famous writer Eric Ries. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The Lean Startup: How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses was published on January 1st 2011, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Thinking, Fast and Slow by Daniel Kahneman

20. Thinking, Fast and Slow

Author: Daniel Kahneman

Next on our list is best non fiction and science book Thinking, Fast and Slow. A economics novel written by world famous writer Daniel Kahneman. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Thinking, Fast and Slow was published on October 25th 2011, and was awarded with Best Book of Ideas Prize Nominee (2012), Best Book of Ideas Prize Nominee (2012) and many others.

Piense y Hagase Rico / Hombre Mas Rico de Babilonia by Napoleon Hill

21. Piense y Hagase Rico / Hombre Mas Rico de Babilonia

Author: Napoleon Hill

Next on our list is best self help and non fiction book Piense y Hagase Rico / Hombre Mas Rico de Babilonia. A economics novel written by world famous writer Napoleon Hill. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Piense y Hagase Rico / Hombre Mas Rico de Babilonia was published on 1937, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

The Four Agreements by Miguel Ruiz

22. The Four Agreements

Author: Miguel Ruiz

Next on our list is best self help and spirituality book The Four Agreements. A philosophy novel written by world famous writer Miguel Ruiz. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The Four Agreements was published on 1997, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead by Sheryl Sandberg

23. Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead

Author: Sheryl Sandberg

Next on our list is best business and feminism book Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead. A self help novel written by world famous writer Sheryl Sandberg. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead was published on March 11th 2013, and was awarded with CMI Management Book of the Year Awards Nominee for The Commuter's Read (2014), CMI Management Book of the Year Awards Nominee for The Commuter's Read (2014) and many others.

Zero to One: Notes on Start Ups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel

24. Zero to One: Notes on Start Ups, or How to Build the Future

Author: Peter Thiel

Next on our list is best non fiction and business book Zero to One: Notes on Start Ups, or How to Build the Future. A entrepreneurship novel written by world famous writer Peter Thiel. The main heros of books are Elon Musk and Peter Thiel.

Zero to One: Notes on Start Ups, or How to Build the Future was published on October 7th 2014, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferriss

25. The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich

Author: Timothy Ferriss

Next on our list is best non fiction and self help book The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich. A productivity novel written by world famous writer Timothy Ferriss. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich was published on June 25th 2007, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferriss

26. The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich

Author: Timothy Ferriss

Next on our list is best non fiction and self help book The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich. A productivity novel written by world famous writer Timothy Ferriss. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich was published on June 25th 2007, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

27. Think and Grow Rich

Author: Napoleon Hill

Next on our list is best personal development and economics book Think and Grow Rich. A finance novel written by world famous writer Napoleon Hill. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Think and Grow Rich was published on 1937, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future by Peter Thiel

28. Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

Author: Peter Thiel

Next on our list is best non fiction and business book Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future. A entrepreneurship novel written by world famous writer Peter Thiel. The main heros of books are Elon Musk and Peter Thiel.

Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future was published on September 16th 2014, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones by James Clear

29. Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones

Author: James Clear

Next on our list is best self help and psychology book Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones. A self help novel written by world famous writer James Clear. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Atomic Habits: An Easy and Proven Way to Build Good Habits and Break Bad Ones was published on October 16th 2018, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Dont Know by Malcolm Gladwell

30. Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Dont Know

Author: Malcolm Gladwell

Next on our list is best psychology and audiobook book Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Dont Know. A self help novel written by world famous writer Malcolm Gladwell. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Talking to Strangers: What We Should Know About the People We Dont Know was published on September 10th 2019, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

David and Goliath: The Triumph of the Underdog by Malcolm Gladwell

31. David and Goliath: The Triumph of the Underdog

Author: Malcolm Gladwell

Next on our list is best psychology and business book David and Goliath: The Triumph of the Underdog. A audiobook novel written by world famous writer Malcolm Gladwell. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

David and Goliath: The Triumph of the Underdog was published on October 1st 2013, and was awarded with Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Nonfiction (2013), Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Nonfiction (2013) and many others.

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou

32. Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup

Author: John Carreyrou

Next on our list is best business and crime book Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup. A true crime novel written by world famous writer John Carreyrou. The main heros of books are Elizabeth Holmes and Theranos.

Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup was published on May 21st 2018, and was awarded with Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year (2018), Financial Times and McKinsey Business Book of the Year (2018) and many others.

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life by Mark Manson

33. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life

Author: Mark Manson

Next on our list is best self help and psychology book The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life. A philosophy novel written by world famous writer Mark Manson. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck: A Counterintuitive Approach to Living a Good Life was published on September 13th 2016, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Dont by James C. Collins

34. Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Dont

Author: James C. Collins

Next on our list is best leadership and non fiction book Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Dont. A self help novel written by world famous writer James C. Collins. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap...And Others Dont was published on November 1st 2001, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Good To Great by James C. Collins

35. Good To Great

Author: James C. Collins

Next on our list is best leadership and non fiction book Good To Great. A self help novel written by world famous writer James C. Collins. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Good To Great was published on October 4th 2001, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Start with Why by Simon Sinek

36. Start with Why

Author: Simon Sinek

Next on our list is best leadership and non fiction book Start with Why. A self help novel written by world famous writer Simon Sinek. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Start with Why was published on October 29th 2009, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Rework by Jason Fried

37. Rework

Author: Jason Fried

Next on our list is best non fiction and business book Rework. A entrepreneurship novel written by world famous writer Jason Fried. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Rework was published on March 9th 2010, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

The 4-Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss

38. The 4-Hour Workweek

Author: Timothy Ferriss

Next on our list is best non fiction and self help book The 4-Hour Workweek. A self help novel written by world famous writer Timothy Ferriss. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

The 4-Hour Workweek was published on 2007, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE by Phil Knight

39. Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE

Author: Phil Knight

Next on our list is best biography and non fiction book Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE. A autobiography novel written by world famous writer Phil Knight. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE was published on April 24th 2016, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century by Napoleon Hill

40. Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century

Author: Napoleon Hill

Next on our list is best personal development and economics book Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century. A finance novel written by world famous writer Napoleon Hill. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century was published on 1937, and was awarded with Edgar Awards, Edgar Awards and many others.

Factfulness: Ten Reasons Were Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think by Hans Rosling

41. Factfulness: Ten Reasons Were Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think

Author: Hans Rosling

Next on our list is best science and psychology book Factfulness: Ten Reasons Were Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think. A economics novel written by world famous writer Hans Rosling. The main heros of books are John and Emma.

Factfulness: Ten Reasons Were Wrong About the World – and Why Things Are Better Than You Think was published on April 3rd 2018, and was awarded with Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Nonfiction (2018), Goodreads Choice Award Nominee for Nonfiction (2018) and many others.

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