Entrepreneurship and Leadership Community
Welcome to our curated collection of Top Recommend Books
Welcome to our community, where learning serves as a spark for successful entrepreneurship
and leadership. Within the confines of this intellectual retreat, we all set out on a voyage of
empowerment, creativity, and ongoing education. We have a vast collection of books, tools,
and insights on our shelves that have been thoughtfully chosen to motivate and direct
prospective business owners and executives. The entrepreneur and leadership library is a haven
for inquiry and learning, whether you are an experienced business expert looking to hone your
tactics or a budding pioneer ready to carve out a route. Join us in cultivating a collaborative
culture where the dynamism of the entrepreneurial spirit and the wisdom of literature collide
to create a community where leadership and ideas thrive.
About Lead Librarian
Steve Mariotti is the founder and former president (1988-2005) of the nonprofit Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), and the author of books and textbooks related to entrepreneurship education. Mariotti was inspired to found NFTE by his early career as a special ed teacher in New York City, as chronicled in his 2019 memoir, Goodbye Homeboy: How My Students Drove Me Crazy and Inspired a Movement.
After retiring as NFTE president in 2015, Mariotti served as Senior Fellow for Entrepreneurship at Philadelphia University (2016-2018), and Senior Fellow at Rising Tide Capital in Jersey City, New Jersey (2018-2020). In 2020, Mariotti executive-produced the PBS docu-series Trauma to Triumph: The Rise of the Entrepreneur. In 2021, he founded the nonprofit Center for Financial Independence, which provides social entrepreneurs with mentorship and fundraising training.