Every year as part of my trend research and idea gathering, I go through more than a hundred business books and select my shortlist of 15 best ones published in 2016 to share with you. These are all profiled in a short presentation along with a review of each and my selections for the Most Original, Most Entertaining, Most Important, Most Useful and Most Shareable books of the year.

A summary is below as well as a link to the full presentation. I hope you enjoy this list of books and find a few to add to your own reading list!


All of my selections are profiled in detail in a Slideshare presentation which you can view either by clicking the image above or by using this link:

View All The Winners And Full Reviews Here >>

In order to make it easier to buy these books, here is a quick list of all the finalists, as well as my picks for the winners in five categories:


Quick Links To Buy All 15 Books:

  1. Disrupted http://amzn.to/2gOrLbJ
  2. Dealstorming http://amzn.to/2gOlvRj
  3. Ego Is The Enemyhttp://amzn.to/2gJqYwf
  4. Grit http://amzn.to/2fOFmi7
  5. Hug Your Hatershttp://amzn.to/2gOsdXy
  6. Illuminate http://amzn.to/2fOuuRz
  7. Invisible Influencehttp://amzn.to/2gBWbyt
  8. Messy http://amzn.to/2gJqPsV
  9. Originals http://amzn.to/2gJqPsV
  10. Never Split The Difference http://amzn.to/2gJqsOU
  11. Persuadable http://amzn.to/2gJqDJW
  12. Under New Managementhttp://amzn.to/2gC16iR
  13. Small Datahttp://amzn.to/2gBY3Yd
  14. TED Talks http://amzn.to/2gJqs1r
  15. Wonderland http://amzn.to/2gJr5Ic