Some years ago, I started to keep a list of all books I read. The following books are the software testing, software engineering, project management, technologies and business related books from that list.

MICROSOFT SECRETS: How the World’s Most Powerful Software Company Creates Technology, Shapes Markets, and Manages People
by Michael A. Cusumano

Coders: The Making of a New Tribe and the Remaking of the World
by Clive Thompson

The Language of Leaders: How Top CEOs Communicate to Inspire, Influence and Achieve Results
by Kevin Murray

Measure What Matters: OKRs: The Simple Idea that Drives 10x Growth
by John Doerr

Big Think Strategy: How to Leverage Bold Ideas and Leave Small Thinking Behind
by Bernd H. Schmitt

It’s Your Biz: The Complete Guide to Becoming Your Own Boss
by Susan Solovic and Ellen R. Kadin

Succeeding with OKRs in Agile: How to create & deliver objectives & key results for teams
by Allan Kelly

Where Wizards Stay Up Late: The Origins Of The Internet
by Katie Hafner

by Geoff Smart and Randy Street

Delivering Happiness
by Tony Hsieh

Blue Ocean Strategy, Expanded Edition: How to Create Uncontested Market Space and Make the Competition Irrelevant
by W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne

Gutenberg the Geek
by Jeff Jarvis

Resonate: Present Visual Stories that Transform Audiences
by Nancy Duarte

Tribes: We Need You to Lead Us
by Seth Godin

Managing the Unmanageable: Rules, Tools, and Insights for Managing Software People and Teams
by Mickey Mantle and Ron Lichty

The Art of Non-Conformity: Set Your Own Rules, Live the Life You Want, and Change the World
by Chris Guillebeau

The Practice: Shipping Creative Work
by Seth Godin

Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In
by Roger Fisher, William L. Ury and Bruce Patton

Little Bets: How Breakthrough Ideas Emerge from Small Discoveries
by Peter Sims

Range: Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World
by David Epstein

The Agile Samurai: How Agile Masters Deliver Great Software (Pragmatic Programmers)
by Jonathan Rasmusson

The Fall of Advertising and the Rise of PR
by Al Ries and Laura Ries

The Clean Coder: A Code of Conduct for Professional Programmers
by Robert Martin

This Is Marketing: You Can’t Be Seen Until You Learn to See
by Seth Godin

Art of the Start 2.0: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything
by Guy Kawasaki

The Design of Everyday Things
by Donald A. Norman

The New Consultant’s Quick Start Guide: An Action Plan for Your First Year in Business
by Elaine Biech

Head First Design Patterns: A Brain-Friendly Guide
by Eric Freeman, Bert Bates, Kathy Sierra and Elisabeth Robson

The Idea Hunter: How to Find the Best Ideas and Make them Happen
by Andy Boynton, Bill Fischer and William Bole

Making Work Visible: Exposing Time Theft to Optimize Work & Flow
by Dominica DeGrandis.

The Pragmatic Programmer: Your Journey To Mastery, 20th Anniversary Edition (2nd Edition)
by David Thomas and Andrew Hunt

What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful
by Marshall Goldsmith with Mark Reiter

Serve to Lead: 21st Century Leaders Manual
by James Strock

The Death of Expertise: The Campaign against Established Knowledge and Why it Matters
by Tom Nichols

The Monk and the Riddle: The Art of Creating a Life While Making a Living
by Randy Komisar

Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise
by Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool.

The Search: How Google and Its Rivals Rewrote the Rules of Business and Transformed Our Culture
By John Battelle

Linchpin: Are You Indispensable?
by Seth Godin

The Definitive Drucker: Challenges For Tomorrow’s Executives — Final Advice From the Father of Modern Management
by Elizabeth Haas Edersheim

The Unicorn Project: A Novel about Developers, Digital Disruption, and Thriving in the Age of Data
by Gene Kim

DevOps: Building Software With Lean Process For Modern Business
by Steven Branson

Influencer: Building Your Personal Brand in the Age of Social Media
by Brittany Hennessy

The Power of Moments: Why Certain Experiences Have Extraordinary Impact
by Chip Heath and Dan Heath

Company of One: Why Staying Small Is the Next Big Thing for Business
by Paul Jarvis

Soft Skills: The software developer’s life manual
by John Sonmez

What I Wish I Knew When I Was 20: A Crash Course on Making Your Place in the World by Tina Seelig

The Soul of A New Machine
by Tracy Kidder

Manage Your Day-to-Day: Build Your Routine, Find Your Focus, and Sharpen Your Creative Mind (99U)
by Jocelyn K. Glei

Brotopia: Breaking Up the Boys’ Club of Silicon Valley
by Emily Chang

The ART of Automation: Leverage for companies, managers and testers
by Peter Muszka

Unlocking Potential: 7 Coaching Skills That Transform Individuals, Teams, and Organizations
by Michael Simpson

The Leader’s Guide
by Eric Ries

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success
by Carol S. Dweck

Super Mario: How Nintendo Conquered America
by Jeff Ryan

Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution – 25th Anniversary Edition
by Steven Levy

Anti- Agile Patterns: Get your agile project back on track
by Anusha Hewage

Hiking along the Critical Path: Reflections on Project Management
by Steve Boliek

Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
by Cal Newport













2006 and earlier