The Reading Starter Kit for Building 0–>1 from Manish Gaudi
June 7, 2022
Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes
Connected’s Product Leader in Residence, Manish Gaudi, is passionate about helpings other build early-stage products. Here are his recommendations to help you get started on learning more about building 0->1.
- Zero to One by Peter Thiel
- Build by Tony Fadell
- The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
- Measure What Matters by John Doerr
- Trajectory: Startup by Dave Parker
- Masters of Scale by Reid Hoffman
- The Innovator’s Dilemma by Clayton M. Christensen
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