Here are some books that have been quite helpful for me in understanding many aspects of running a business. None of them are about therapy. I have listed them out in the order of usefulness to me. Let me know what you think.
- Michael Gerber, (2001). The E-Myth Revisited: Why most small businesses don’t work and what to do about it. New York: HarperBusiness.
- David Maister (1993). Managing the professional service firm. Free Press Paperbacks: New York.
- Joan Magretta with Nan Stone (2002). What Management Is: How it works and why it’s everyone’s business. New York: Free Press.
- Dean Hohl & Maryann Krinch. (2003). Rangers lead the way: The Army Rangers’ guide to leading your organization through chaos. Avon, Mass: Adams Media Corp.