09 Jul 7 Books to Boost Your Business
Books are a great way to continue your education and get a fresh perspective, even when it comes to business. Check out our favorite 7 books to boost your business!
1. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
Outliers: The Story of Success will take you on an intellectual journey through the world of “outliers”–the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. Learn what makes high-achievers different & how you too can be a success.
2. The e-Myth Revisited by Michael Gerber
Previously rated the #1 business book, The e-Myth Revisited dispels common myths about starting your own business. Learn how common assumptions, expectations, and even technical expertise can get in the way of your ability to run a successful business.
3. Start With Why by Simon Sinek
Based on the third most popular TED Talk of all time, Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action, is about helping people become more inspired at work, and in turn inspiring their colleagues and customers.
4. The 5 Languages of Appreciation in the Work Place
The 5 Languages of Appreciation of the Work Place will give you the tools to improve staff morale, create a more positive workplace, and increase employee engagement. By learning your coworker’s language of appreciation you can drastically improve current and future workplace relationships.
5. Rework by Jason Fried & David Heinemeier Hansson
Most business books give you the same old advice, whereas Rework shows you a better, faster, easier way to succeed in business. It is the perfect playbook for anyone who’s ever dreamed of doing it on their own.
6. Fierce Leadership by Susan Scott
This book is a must-read for any manager or leader at any level who is ready to take a long hard look at what trouble might be lurking in their organization – and do something about it. Fierce Leadership: A Bold Alternative to the Worst “Best” Practices of Business Today, offers new approaches to everything from employee feedback to corporate diversity to customer relations.
7. Profit First & Clockwork by Mike Michalowicz
Two separate books, Profit First & Clockwork are both works by serial entrepreneur Mike Michalowicz.
Profit First features dozens of case studies, practical, step-by-step advice, plus humor, & is a game-changing roadmap for any entrepreneur aiming to make money.
Clockwork offers a straightforward step-by-step path to escape the “daily grind”. Drawing on his six years of research and by showcasing real-life examples, Michalowicz explains a simple approach to making your business ultra-efficient.
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