The Rick Kettner Podcast

#072: The 5 Best Startup Books For Entrepreneurs To Read In 2021

April 14, 2021 Rick Kettner Episode 72
The Rick Kettner Podcast
#072: The 5 Best Startup Books For Entrepreneurs To Read In 2021
Chapters
0:00
The 5 Best Startup Books For Entrepreneurs To Read In 2021
1:12
Book #1 - The Startup J Curve
2:08
Book #2 - The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
3:06
Book #3 - The Mom Test by Rob Fitzpatrick
4:00
Book #4 - The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
4:58
Book #5 - Zero To One by Peter Thiel
5:50
Conclusion and Final Thoughts
The Rick Kettner Podcast
#072: The 5 Best Startup Books For Entrepreneurs To Read In 2021
Apr 14, 2021 Episode 72
Rick Kettner

Many startups fail outright, and those that survive often fall short of their potential. However, there are steps you can take to increase your odds for success. So, lets explore advice from the 5 best startup books for entrepreneurs to read in 2021.

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL ARTICLE, BOOK LINKS, AND MORE:
🌎 https://rickkettner.com/the-best-startup-books/

The books in this list can help you adopt best practices and avoid common mistakes. So, if you only have time to read five books during your startup journey, these are the ones I recommend most.

Want to leave a COMMENT or watch the VIDEO edition?
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πŸ“š BOOKS MENTIONED IN EPISODE

1. THE START-UP J CURVE by Howard Love
Book Summary ➜ https://rickkettner.com/the-start-up-j-curve-book-summary/
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/162634292X/

2. THE LEAN STARTUP by Eric Ries
Book Summary ➜ https://youtu.be/zofgIYOCpec
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07W14CDB3/

3. THE MOM TEST by Rob Fitzpatrick
Book Summary ➜ https://youtu.be/pk3VOO9WT8o
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/1492180742/

4. THE HARD THING ABOUT HARD THINGS by Ben Horowitz
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/0062273205/

5. Zero To One by Peter Thiel
Book Summary ➜ https://rickkettner.com/zero-to-one-book-summary/
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00W0TK2R0/

THE 10 BEST STARTUP BOOKS FOR FOUNDERS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-startup-books/

THE BEST ADVERTISING BOOKS FOR STARTUPS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/best-advertising-books-for-startups/

THE 10 BEST ENTREPRENEUR BOOKS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-books-for-entrepreneurs/

THE BEST SELF-HELP BOOKS FOR ENTREPRENEURS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/best-self-help-books-for-entrepreneurs/

THE 10 BEST BUSINESS BOOKS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-business-books/

THE 10 BEST DIGITAL MARKETING BOOKS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-digital-marketing-books/

THE 10 BEST LEADERSHIP BOOKS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-leadership-books/

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Content by Rick Kettner
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Show Notes Chapter Markers

Many startups fail outright, and those that survive often fall short of their potential. However, there are steps you can take to increase your odds for success. So, lets explore advice from the 5 best startup books for entrepreneurs to read in 2021.

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL ARTICLE, BOOK LINKS, AND MORE:
🌎 https://rickkettner.com/the-best-startup-books/

The books in this list can help you adopt best practices and avoid common mistakes. So, if you only have time to read five books during your startup journey, these are the ones I recommend most.

Want to leave a COMMENT or watch the VIDEO edition?
β–Ί https://youtu.be/0CIy6Gvc6A0

πŸ“š BOOKS MENTIONED IN EPISODE

1. THE START-UP J CURVE by Howard Love
Book Summary ➜ https://rickkettner.com/the-start-up-j-curve-book-summary/
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/162634292X/

2. THE LEAN STARTUP by Eric Ries
Book Summary ➜ https://youtu.be/zofgIYOCpec
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/B07W14CDB3/

3. THE MOM TEST by Rob Fitzpatrick
Book Summary ➜ https://youtu.be/pk3VOO9WT8o
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/1492180742/

4. THE HARD THING ABOUT HARD THINGS by Ben Horowitz
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/0062273205/

5. Zero To One by Peter Thiel
Book Summary ➜ https://rickkettner.com/zero-to-one-book-summary/
Buy It On Amazon ➜ https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00W0TK2R0/

THE 10 BEST STARTUP BOOKS FOR FOUNDERS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-startup-books/

THE BEST ADVERTISING BOOKS FOR STARTUPS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/best-advertising-books-for-startups/

THE 10 BEST ENTREPRENEUR BOOKS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-books-for-entrepreneurs/

THE BEST SELF-HELP BOOKS FOR ENTREPRENEURS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/best-self-help-books-for-entrepreneurs/

THE 10 BEST BUSINESS BOOKS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-business-books/

THE 10 BEST DIGITAL MARKETING BOOKS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-digital-marketing-books/

THE 10 BEST LEADERSHIP BOOKS
πŸ“š https://rickkettner.com/the-10-best-leadership-books/

Follow Rick Kettner for episode updates, book recommendations, and more.
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Content by Rick Kettner
Produced by Kyle Trienke

The 5 Best Startup Books For Entrepreneurs To Read In 2021
Book #1 - The Startup J Curve
Book #2 - The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
Book #3 - The Mom Test by Rob Fitzpatrick
Book #4 - The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
Book #5 - Zero To One by Peter Thiel
Conclusion and Final Thoughts