Fashion industry leader Cynthia O’Connor, founder of Cynthia O’Connor and Company, provides tips and advice for aspiring entrepreneurs. One of her biggest tips: read lots of management books! See Cynthia’s book list below:

It's Not About the Coffee:
Leadership Principles from a Life at Starbucks
By Howard Behar

The Organizing Genius:
Building Great Groups
By Warren Bennis

The Tipping Point:
How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference
By Malcolm Gladwell

Working With You is Killing Me:
Freeing Yourself From Emotional Traps at Work
By Kathi Elster and Katherine Crowley

The Truth About Hiring the Best:
"Get the Best and Avoid the Rest"
By Cathy Frock

How to Become a Great Boss:
The Rules for Getting and Keeping the Best Employees
By Jeffrey J. Fox

The One Thing You Need to Know...
About Great Managing, Great Leading, and Sustained Individual Success
By Marcus Buckingham

Minding the Store
By Stanley Marcus