Looking to start a career in the Tech industry, love staying up to date on the latest trends in the tech world, or on the hunt for a new read? Look no further! Here are 5 books every techie should read.
The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future
By Kevin Kelly
Kevin Kelly paves a road map for the future by breaking down the twelve technological imperatives that will change the way we live our everyday lives.
The Four: The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google
By Scott Galloway
Scott Galloway breaks down the madness behind the successful journey of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google. Readers will learn how the average person can start implementing these skills and strategies into their everyday life.
Secrets of Silicon Valley: What Everyone Else Can Learn from the Innovation Capital of the World
By Deborah Perry Piscione
Despite their failing banks, uncertain markets, and high unemployment, Silicon Valley is home to 40% of all venture capital investments in the United States. Get an inside look and learn all the secrets of Silicon Valley as the author gets insight from several professionals.
Hooked: How to Build Habit-Forming Products
By Nir Eyal
I’m sure we’re all guilty of thinking “urgh this is awesome!! Why didn’t I think of this!” when a new successful product hits the market. In Nir Eyal’s book, he covers why some products get widespread attention and others are flops. Eyal breaks down the patterns used by successful companies to help encourage the behavior of the customer.
Machine, Platform, Crowd: Harnessing Our Digital Future
By Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson
A helpful resource for learning how to make the most out of your future, as the innovative tech world doesn’t stop for anyone.