Books Recommended by Eric Schmidt
Secrets of Sand Hill Road
Venture Capital and How to Get It
Source: "As someone who’s helped a small company become a huge, valuable company, I know firsthand the power of the startup ecosystem and entrepreneurship. This book is the definitive book on navigating VC as part of that." - Eric Schmidt
Behind the Cloud
The Untold Story of How Salesforce.com Went from Idea to Billion-Dollar Company-and Revolutionized an Industry
Source: "Salesforce.com and Google share a vision for how the cloud will revolutionize computing. Behind the Cloud gives us a rare glimpse at the development of one of the most important trends in business today." - Eric Schmidt
The Lightning-Fast Path to Building Massively Valuable Companies
Source: "Paints the picture, with key case studies, of what it really takes to build a market-leading company." - Eric Schmidt
The Long Tail
Why the Future of Business Is Selling Less of More
Source: "[The insights in this book] continue to influence Google's strategic thinking in a profound way." - Eric Schmidt
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