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Zero to One

Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future

Peter Thiel

If you want to build a better future, you must believe in secrets.The great secret of our time is that there are still uncharted frontiers to explore and new inventions to create. In Zero to One, legendary entrepreneur and investor Peter Thiel shows how we can find singular ways to create those new things. Thiel begins with the contrarian premise t...
Publish Date
September 16
Goodreads rating
Sep 12, 2014
Peter Thiel has built multiple breakthrough companies, and Zero to One shows how.     source
This book delivers completely new and refreshing ideas on how to create value in the world.     source
The first book any working or aspiring entrepreneur must read—period.     source
Oct 13, 2014
Enjoying brilliant, often provocative, Peter Thiel book, Zero to One. Will buy many and distribute to all senior execs.     source
Sep 12, 2014
The first is “Zero to One” by Peter Thiel, a very good book that gives an overview of entrepreneurship and innovation.     source
If you really understand something that the rest of the world is confused about, and it’s an important truth, Zero to One says here are all the ways you might want to make that work.     source
Sep 12, 2014
Brilliant, bold, and clear thoughts about how to make a big Silicon Valley size company. Other great insights like definite/indefinite optimism/pessimism.     source
Nov 10, 2015
Q. - What's your favourite business book you'd advise to young entrepreneurs and why? M.L. -Some good ones from the "pure business" category: Zero to One, The Hard Thing About Hard Things, The Innovator's Dilemma, Good to Great, etc. Personally, I prefer less advice, more history. From my favorite business segment: Too Big To Fail, Ascent of Money, When Genius Failed, etc. Books on applied psychology (Influence, Predictably Irrational, etc) are another way to round out primarily technological education :)     source
Sep 12, 2014
There’s a lot of business books out there. 99% of them are BS. Read this one. So many concepts really changed my attitude about not only business but capitalism.     source
This book was excellent.     source
Jul 31, 2019
Zero to One is a great business book.     source
I love Zero to One.     source
Oct 22, 2014
Just finished @peterthiel's Zero to One. A must read.     source