Andrew Carnegie

A true rags-to-riches story. Carnegie was a Scottish immigrant who made his fortune in the steel business, and then worked for many years to “give it away”. After he sold out (to JP Morgan), he was having trouble giving his money away fast enough, due to the effects of compound interest. (View on Amazon)

Atlas Shrugged

Regardless of your view of Ayn Rand’s politics, it’s hard not to enjoy this book. It’s a really amazing story that tugs at a variety of human emotions. And if you also believe in some or all of her philosophy, there’s obviously plenty of that in this 63 hours of audio! (View on Amazon)