Here is a list of my favorite inspirational books. I sorted them into different categories. So read the ones that are interesting to you in your current situation.
Inspirational Books for Life
What is important in life? What should I do with my life?
Highly recommendable book about what is really important in life. It is not written in the form of a guide but as an interesting story.
Why do we do what we do?
Inspirational Books for Engineers
A great book on how to work efficiently. Every engineer should read this.
Inspirational Books for Startups/Entrepreneurs
Ash Maurya’s book “Running Lean” is the pragmatic and more applicable version of Eric Ries’ “The Lean Startup”.
This is also a very great book for entrepreneurs, because it is A very pragmatic and B very good illustrated.
Inspirational Books for Presentations & Marketing
This is a great book about how you should communicate your message professionally. Whether it is for a presentation or for your company’s identity, this book has great insights for you.