How Many Books Did You Read This Year?

There is no faster way to increase your knowledge and therefore your value to yourself, employer or customers than to read the distilled knowledge of an expert. I tell everyone to read (or listen) to a book week but do I really follow my own advice? Sitting in the back of a cab in Bangkok I decided to count.

Here is my reading list from this year:

1. Power of moments
2. The Myth of the Garage
3. Strategy a History *
4. Wild West
5. Principles
6. Kindness of Strangers
7. Shot All to Hell- Outlaws & Cowboys
8. Buffalo Bill *
9. On Strategic Marketing
10. Real West Lies
11. Outlaws and Legends of The Wild West
12. Good Strategy Bad Strategy
13. Simplify
14. Dot Com Secrets
15. Kindle Publishing Empire
16. Non-Obvious
17. Instant Confidence
18. Playing to Win
19. Unusually Effective
20. Digital Minds
21. The Strategy
22. The Automatic Customer
23. Shoe Dog
24. Book Launch
25. The Confidence Code
26. Why Sell Tacos in Africa?
27. The Art of Strategy
28. Your Strategy Needs a Strategy
29. On Strategy *
30. Thinking Strategically
31. The Content Machine
32. Subscription Marketing
33. Primal Branding *
34. Difference Self-Confidence
35. The Confidence Effect
36. Self Confidence for women
37. Total Competition
38. Perennial Seller
39. John Wayne *
40. Billion Dollar Lessons
41. The Fish that Eat the Whale
42. The X files – fiction
43. Free
44. Jackie Stewart winning is not enough
45. Fatherland – fiction
46. The McKinsey Edge
47. Born to run Bruce Springsteen *
48. Elon Musk
49. The Everything Store
50. Conclave – historical fiction
51. A Place Called Freedom * – historical fiction
52. Ferrari
53. The Lords of Strategy *
54. Boston Consulting on Strategy
55. Norse Mythology
56. The Like Switch
57. Alibaba *
58. The Third Wave
59. The Girl on the Train*
60. Charisma Myth
61. Unbroken *
62. Mastery
63. History’s worst decisions*
64. History’s Biggest Blunders
65. The Hotel and Resort Marketing bible read multiple times as I wrote it
66. New edition of the Golf Marketing Bible ditto
67. Golf Sales bible ditto
68. Cowboy Wisdom ditto
69. Legendary Advice ditto
70. Golf Marketing Strategy ditto
71. Grant (In progress)*
72. The Strategy Book
73. Plus, parts of various guidebooks on multiple countries

* The best of the bunch

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