It’s always fun writing about end-of-year best business books lists. These ten showcase a number of terrific books, although it’s sobering to think about the many other worthy titles published this year that did not get year-end recognition. How many of the listed books have you read, and how many do you plan to read in the coming year?


Opened book and business leadership conceptual words 2015 Best Books of the Year: Business & Investing

Business Insider: The 20 Best Business Books of 2015

CBC News: 9 notable business books for your Christmas gift list

800 ceoread: The 2015 800-CEO-READ Business Book Awards Shortlist

Fast Company: The 10 Best Business and Productivity Books of 2015

Forbes: 15 Best Business Books of 2015

The Globe and Mail: Top 10 leadership and management books of 2015

Holy Kaw!/Alltop: Top 100 Business Books of 2015

Inc.: The 100 Best Business Books of 2015

strategy+business: Best Business Books 2015

Finally, there is the highly coveted Financial Times and McKinsey Best Business Books Award, won this year by Martin Ford’s Rise of the Robots: Technology and the Threat of a Jobless Future.

We don’t know what 2016 will bring, but one thing is certain: it will not be a bookless future!