Diese Bücher inspirierten Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk und Co.

„Wer zu lesen versteht, besitzt den Schlüssel zu großen Taten, zu unerträumten Möglichkeiten.“ – Aldous Huxley

Wir alle wissen, dass viele der erfolgreichen Entrepreneure und CEOs dieser Welt ein „großes Verlangen“ nach Lesen haben. Welche von den Büchern sind den Gurus in guter Erinnerung geblieben?

Hier eine Auflistung der Top-Bücher der einzelnen Tech-Führungspersönlichkeiten:


*Tipp der CAPinside-Redaktion*

Asia 2030: Was der globalen Wirtschaft blüht” by Karl Pilny


*Bill Gates*

Co-Founder von Microsoft

Business Adventures” by John Brooks
How Not to Be Wrong” by Jordan Ellenberg
Sapiens” by Yuval Noah Harari
The Power to Compete” by Hiroshi Mikitani and Ryoichi Mikitani
String Theory” by David Foster Wallace
Shoe Dog” by Phil Knight
Leonardo da Vinci” by Walter Isaacson
Everything Happens for a Reason and Other Lies I’ve Loved” by Kate Bowler
Lincoln in the Bardo” by George Saunders
Origin Story: A Big History of Everything” by David Christian
Factfulness” by Hans Rosling


*Mark Zuckerberg*

Co-Founder und CEO von Facebook

Portfolios of the Poor” by Daryl Collins
Creativity, Inc.” by Ed Catmull and Amy Wallace
The Idea Factory” by Jon Gertner
Dealing with China” by Henry M. Paulson

*Jeff Bezos*

Founder und CEO von Amazon

Built to Last” by Jim Collins and Jerry I. Porras
Creation” by Steve Grand
The Innovator’s Dilemma” by Clayton Christensen
Sam Walton: Made in America” by Sam Walton
Lean Thinking” by James Womack and Daniel Jones
Memos from the Chairman” by Alan Greenberg


*Elon Musk*

Co-Founder und CEO von Tesla Motors, Founder und CEO von SpaceX

Structures” by J.E. Gordon
Benjamin Franklin: An American Life” by Walter Isaacson
Einstein: His Life and Universe” by Walter Isaacson
Superintelligence” by Nick Bostrom
Zero to One” by Peter Thiel and Blake Masters


*Sheryl Sandberg*

COO von Facebook

Why Nations Fail” by Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson
The Rational Optimist” by Matt Ridley
Now, Discover Your Strengths” by Marcus Buckingham and Donald O. Clifton
The Muqaddimah” by Ibn Khaldun
The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander


*Melinda Gates*

Co-Founder der The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Change by Design” by Tim Brown
However Long the Night” by Aimee Molloy and Molly Melching
In the Company of the Poor” by Paul Farmer

*Satya Nadella*

CEO von Microsoft

Pressed for Time” by Judy Wajcman
The End of Absence” by Michael Harris
The Organized Mind” by Daniel J. Levitin


*Jack Dorsey*

Co-Founder und CEO von Twitter, Co-Founder und CEO von Square

Leaves of Grass” by Walt Whitman
Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates
The Four Agreements” by Miguel Ruiz
The Checklist Manifesto” by Atul Gawande
The Score Takes Care of Itself” by Bill Walsh, Steve Jamison and Craig Walsh

*Tony Hsieh*

CEO von Zappos

Outliers” by Malcolm Gladwell
Crush It!” by Gary Vaynerchuk
Peak” by Chip Conley
The $100 Startup” by Chris Guillebeau

*Peter Thiel*

Co-Founder von PayPal, Co-Founder von Palantir

The American Challenge” by Jean-Jacques Servan-Schreiber
The Great Illusion” by Norman Angell
The Right Stuff” by Tom Wolfe
Things Hidden Since the Foundation of the World” by Rene Girard, Stephen Bann and Michael Metteer