Take a bow to the sheer magnitude of Sir Branson’s vast, multi-dimensional successes (billionaire entrepreneur, adventurist, bestselling author, social leader, maverick). And imbibe his Lessons on Life and Business.
One of the best modern biographies of one of the most interesting men in our times. Steve Jobs changed the world of not just personal computing (Apple), but also Music (iTunes), mobile phones (iPhones) and animation (Pixar).
Mandela was probably the greatest and noblest of recent leaders, and has been given more than 250 honours and awards, including the Nobel Peace prize. His autobiography, chronicling his formative years and many influences, is then a must read.