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We read a lot of books here at Lost Boy Entertainment.  We are always looking to improve our business and well-being.  Here are our favorites:

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I Will Teach You To Be Rich

Ramit Sethi

This is the best book for getting your personal finances in order.  What seems overwhelming, is made fun and simple.  You'll learn which banks to use, the best credit cards, how to invest, etc.  You'll become your own financial advisor.

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The 4-Hour Workweek

Timothy Ferris


You'll learn how to spend your time and money more efficiently.  Right now if you got a root canal, you'd walk into your local dentist office and pay $3k.  After reading this book, you'll fly to Thailand, walk into a dentist office where they speak perfect English, have the surgery for $300, stay at a beach-side resort all week while recovering, and then return home to tell all your friends how well-traveled you are.  You can live the millionaire lifestyle without being a millionaire.

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​Never Split The Difference

Chris Voss


The former lead FBI hostage negotiator teaches tactics to use during your business deals.   Need I say more?

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Creativity, Inc.

Ed Catmull

This book is written by one of the founders of Pixar.  In addition to telling the history of Pixar, the author wanted to tell his insights on how a businessman runs a creative company.

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Getting Everything You Can Out Of All You Got

Jay Abraham

Teaches you easily executable philosophies on how to increase your margins.

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The Power Of Habit

Charles Duhigg


Dives into how routines shape our lives and what we can do to change our habits for the better.  It's scary how much of our lives are simple routine patterns.


Freakonomics / SuperFreakonomics

Steven Levitt & Stephen Dubner

A classic book and it's sequel.  You'll gain new perspective on your surroundings. These authors apply economics to fun and bizarre topics to uncover hidden truths. 

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The Tipping Point

Malcolm Gladwell


Tries to determine what causes things to go viral and how to push your brand awareness over that initial hump.



Malcolm Gladwell


Gets to the bottom of whether or not your gut instinct is actually accurate.



Malcolm Gladwell


What makes Bill Gates so successful?  Well he's super smart.  But we know lots of smart people and they aren't nearly as successful.  So what makes people super successful?

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What the Dog Saw

Malcolm Gladwell


Before this author was pumping out books, he wrote various insightful articles for the New Yorker.  This is a collection of those articles.

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Talking To Strangers

Malcolm Gladwell


Dives into how we interpret body language and how first impressions can often be read incorrectly.



Geoffrey Engelstein

While this might be more of a board game specific book, it's still a fun read for anyone interested in how the mind works.  The math and sociology behind board game mechanics are explored.