Y Combinator’s annual event known as the Startup School was live streamed this year for the first time, The talks there are a goldmine for Entrepreneurs & Startup aspirants. Many huge names in the Startup field attend this meeting and share their experience with the audience. This year technology leaders like Mark Zuckerberg from Facebook, Jack Dorsey from Twitter, Phil Libin from Evernote and more had attended the Startup School.
In case you missed the Live Stream, The official lecture notes will be published online soon. Till then you can read this document made by an attendee – Elliot Lee. Where he has summarized each talk into points. Thanks to Elliot Lee for taking the effort to write it up. 🙂
You can browse the document here : Startup School 2013 Notes
I have made the document into a PDF which you can download from the link :
If you are aspiring a Startup or are an Entrepreneur then these are some of the Books that you must read, These are recommended by Forbes and top Entrepreneurs. I have listed the edition of these books on Amazon, Click the link and you can choose between Paperback, Hardcover or Kindle edition. I recommend you read them.
Here they are:
1. The Facebook Effect by David Kirkpatrick
The book goes deep into the life of Facebook and its founder, Chosen by Mark Zuckerberg himself, David Kirkpatrick has done an excellent job at explaining the start of this life changing Social Network.
2. First Things First by Stephen R. Covey
This is a Time Management book by the author of several self help books.
3. Built to Sell : Creating a Business That Can Thrive Without You by John Warrillow
The book answers a very important question – If others wouldn’t pay a fortune for your business, do you have a business worth growing?
4. Founders at Work: Stories of Startups’ Early Days by Jessica Livingstone
The book covers stories of various startups in their early days.
5. The 4-Hour Workweek: Escape 9-5, Live Anywhere, and Join the New Rich by Timothy Ferriss
The book answers a long asked questions – How can we work to live and prevent our lives from being all about work?
These are some of the important books for every Entrepreneur and Startup aspirant.
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