Michael Bloomberg

22 Michael Bloomberg Recommended Books

Michael Bloomberg is a business mogul, philanthropist, and former Mayor of New York City. He founded the financial and media company Bloomberg LP in 1981 and served as Mayor of NYC from 2002-2013. Bloomberg is a renowned leader in business, government, and philanthropy. He has donated millions of dollars to charities and signed the Giving Pledge, committing to give away the majority of his wealth.

22 Books recommended by Michael Bloomberg

Lighter Than Air

Lighter Than Air

Author :George Mahlberg

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"A wonderful addition to my library." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Frenemies

Frenemies

The Epic Disruption of the Ad Business (and Everything Else)

Author :Ken Auletta

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"A provocative look at the ongoing shift in global advertising and what it means for the future of media." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Urban Green

Urban Green

Innovative Parks for Resurgent Cities

Author :Peter Harnik

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Reveals how the push to preserve and promote our nation's urban parks is one of the most exciting frontiers in urban planning." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Brotopia

Brotopia

Breaking Up the Boys' Club of Silicon Valley

Author :Emily Chang

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Important new book about gender equality in Silicon Valley." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Exploring Historic Dutch New York

Exploring Historic Dutch New York

New York City * Hudson Valley * New Jersey * Delaware

Author :Gajus Scheltema

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"The Dutch spirit of diversity, tolerance, and entrepreneurship still echoes across our city streets today." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Mastering the Market Cycle

Mastering the Market Cycle

Getting the Odds on Your Side

Author :Howard Marks

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Glad to hear his insights and celebrate [this] new book." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

It's How We Play the Game

It's How We Play the Game

Build a Business. Take a Stand. Make a Difference.

Author :Ed Stack

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Shows that you can build a great business and stand up for what you believe in." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

The Resilience Dividend

The Resilience Dividend

Being Strong in a World Where Things Go Wrong

Author :Judith Rodin

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Lays out a powerful case for why governments and companies should prepare for-and not just react to–disruptions to business as usual." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

The Ride of a Lifetime

The Ride of a Lifetime

Lessons Learned from 15 Years as CEO of the Walt Disney Company

Author :Robert Iger

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"A testament to the idea that in America, if you work hard and pursue a dream, you really can achieve it." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Thirst

Thirst

A Story of Redemption, Compassion, and a Mission to Bring Clean Water to the World

Author :Scott Harrison

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"If you’ve ever dreamed of changing careers or changing the world, read this book." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

The Savage Truth on Money

The Savage Truth on Money

Author :Terry Savage

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Should be required reading for anyone who wants sound advice to plan for the future." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Keeping At It

Keeping At It

The Quest for Sound Money and Good Government

Author :Paul A. Volcker

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Highlights [the author's] extraordinary career and personal integrity." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

The Cost of Winning

The Cost of Winning

Global Development Policies and Broken Social Contracts

Author :Michael Cosgrove

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"A shrewd, persuasive account that American society is in for some troubling times." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

The Start-up of You

The Start-up of You

Adapt to the Future, Invest in Yourself, and Transform Your Career

Author :Reid Hoffman

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"A must-read for anyone looking to carve out their career path." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Civic Pioneers

Civic Pioneers

Local Stories from a Changing America, 1895-1915

Author :Gretchen Dykstra

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"A smart new look at America's history of local innovation--by someone who has helped lead it." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Brain Gain

Brain Gain

Rethinking U.S. Immigration Policy

Author :Darrell M. West

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Everyone knows our immigration system is broken, but [this author] provides the kind of facts and analysis we need to move the issue forward in Washington." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Johnny Tremain

Johnny Tremain

A Story of Boston in Revolt

Author :Esther Hoskins Forbes

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"My favorite book growing up." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Legacy of Honor

Legacy of Honor

The Values and Influence of America's Eagle Scouts

Author :Alvin Townley

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"Does justice to the proud history and bright future of the Eagle Scouts." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

If Mayors Ruled the World

If Mayors Ruled the World

Author :Benjamin R. Barber

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"A provocative look at how cities can and do lead from the front in addressing the most pressing issues of our time." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

The Innovator's Dilemma

The Innovator's Dilemma

When New Technologies Cause Great Firms to Fail

Author :Clayton M. Christensen

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"An insightful analysis of changing technology and its importance to a company's future success." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

Gratitude in Low Voices

Gratitude in Low Voices

A Memoir

Author :Dawit Gebremichael Habte

Michael Bloomberg- Michael Bloomberg

"A candid, inspiring memoir of cultural and historical importance." - Michael Bloomberg [Source]

FAQs

Q1: What types of books does Michael Bloomberg recommend?

Michael Bloomberg has recommended books related to finance, investments, and business management. Some of the specific books he recommends include "The Intelligent Investor" by Benjamin Graham, "The Warren Buffett Way" by Robert Hagstrom and "The Effective Executive" by Peter F. Drucker.

Yes, he has a few books that he recommends as must-reads. These include "The Intelligent Investor" by Benjamin Graham, "The Essays of Warren Buffett" by Lawrence A. Cunningham and "The Obstacle Is the Way" by Ryan Holiday.

Bloomberg's own website is the best source for finding books recommended by Michael Bloomberg. Additionally, you can find several articles written about his favorite books.

Michael Bloomberg recommends books as he finds them. This means his book recommendations may change over time as he discovers new books. He will occasionally update his website with new book recommendations as he discovers them.

Michael Bloomberg looks for the books that have had the greatest impact on his life and business decisions, and those that he believes contain timeless wisdom. He looks for books that are well-written, include useful information and advice, and are authoritative sources.