With 2016 just starting, you (as an entrepreneur) probably made some new-year resolutions. I promised myself I’d keep on promoting my business despite several setbacks. So what are yours? Are you also hungry for success like me? In the event that you are, I recommend you read these new innovating books to help you jumpstart your year.
Here’s a list to do just that:
#1. Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World- by Adam Grant
In this amazing book, author, Adam Grant teaches us how to run a business in a different manner that stands out from the rest. The book teaches entrepreneurs to recognize feasible ideas and how to go about them. It also tackles the assumption that nonconformist innovators are risk takers, brave and churning.
If you’re someone who strives to be a successful nonconformist, then this is the perfect book for you.
#2. Will It Fly? How to Test Your Next Business Idea So You Don’t Waste Your Time and Money- by Pat Flynn
Nowadays, the business world is becoming harder and trickier; as we continue to avoid pitfalls daily. Fortunately for us, author, Pat Flynn takes us through a journey on how to effectively validating our potential breakthrough concepts.
This book serves as a key milestone for those of you hoping to witness a major breakthrough in the business world.
#3. Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges- by Amy Cuddy
We often try to solve our lives’ major hurdles with dread, show them with anxiety, and then abandon them with regret. This is exactly what author and psychologist, Amy Cuddy depicts in this great book by giving us solutions on how to tackle life’s’ hurdles without regret at the end. Best for any business professional.
#4. The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage by Daymond John
In The Power of Broke, author, and Shark Tank star takes us on an exciting journey on how view being broke from a different and more positive perspective. This book is a must-read for any thirsty entrepreneur who’s struggling to find success.
#5. The Index Card: Why Personal Finance Doesn’t Have to Be Complicated- by Helaine Olen and Harold Pollack
The index card (although confused to be written for business professionals) simply offers a practical advice for anyone facing financial setbacks. Similar to The power of Broke, this book also helps us to see fiscal setbacks as an advantage, instead of stressing over things beyond our control.
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#6. The Industries of the Future- by Alec Ross
For those of you tech fans seeking for a breakthrough in the technology industry, this books is definitely a must-read. Join author, Alex Ross, as he takes you on an amazing journey on how we all should be informed about future innovations. Technology is an import aspect of business, so it might be useful for business professionals as well.
#7. Booked: The digital marketing and social media appointment setting system for anyone looking for a steady stream of leads, appointments, and new clients- by Josh Turner
In Booked, author, Josh Turner sheds light how to efficiently leverage Facebook, LinkedIn, and email to expand networking and sales. This novel is a must-read for business professionals, freelancers and those of you specializing in sales.
#8. How to Have a Good Day: Harness the Power of Behavioral Science to Transform Your Working Life – by Caroline Webb
For those of you who’re business professionals struggling to make a mark, I recommend that you read this great novel; as the author, Caroline Webb gives you as step-by-step tutorial o how to boost you work productivity.
#9. Find Your Extraordinary: Dream Bigger, Live Happier, and Achieve Success on Your Own Terms- by Jessica Herrin, release date May 3, 2016
Find your Extraordinary is a book written by author and CEO of the Stella & Dot Family Brands, Jessica Herrin, who dedicated it to those of you finding difficulty in juggling family with career. In the book, Jessica sheds some light how hard finding a balance is; especially for working mothers, female entrepreneurs and other women whom it may concern.
#10. Living Forward: A Proven Plan to Stop Drifting and Get the Life You Want- by Michael Hyatt and Daniel Harkavy
In this amazing book, author, Michael Hyatt and Daniel Harkavy depict exactly how to create an effective life plan. The authors share techniques to help us create a path towards success that stops us from drifting by equipping us with purpose and positivity.