Recommended reading

This section will contain a list of recommended books for additional reading.

I’ve added a one-liner to describe the assesse of the book to make it easier for you to decide whether it’s worth the time and effort to actually read this particular book.

Inspiring books are the owntrepreneur's best friends...
Inspiring books are the owntrepreneur’s best friends…
  1. Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future; by Peter Thiel (Author), Blake Masters  (Author)
    Only build a new company (startup) if it’s at least 10 times better than anything else on the market
  2. Built to Sell: Creating a Business That Can Thrive Without You by John Warrillow
    When building your business, make sure to structure it a way which will make it appealing to potential investors/ buyers
  3. Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less by  Greg McKeown
    Do only what’s absolutely necessary, and own it
  4. Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative by Austin Kleon
    There are too many good ideas out there, don’t be afraid to borrow
  5. Rework by Jason FriedDavid Heinemeier Hansson
    Business can be messy, fun and successful. Meeting are a no-go
  6. To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others by Daniel H. Pink
    Everybody wants to buy, no one wants to be sold to
  7. Made to Stick: Why Some Ideas Survive and Others Die by Chip HeathDan Heath
    Craft your message in a way that people would like to keep it moving forward
  8. Linchpin: Are You Indispensable? by Seth Godin
    You are the owner of your own career
  9. Delivering Happiness: A Path to Profits, Passion, and Purpose by Tony Hsieh
    If you sell enough shoes online, Amazon will buy you
  10. Screw It, Let’s Do It: Lessons In Life by Richard Branson
    Don’t be afraid to try
  11. The Personal MBA: Master the Art of Businessby Josh Kaufman
    MBA is a waste of time and Money
  12. Outliers: The Story of Success by Malcolm Gladwell
    Your success depends on many factors out of your control, so not trying because your’e not Steve Jobs is a lame excuse
  13. The power of habit-Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhig
    Control your habits or they will control you
  14. The hard thing about hard things Ben Horowitz
    Being CEO is really, really hard. Sometimes, it pays off
  15. Leading-Sir Alex Ferguson
    It is easy to build a winning team, the challenges is to build a winning organization.
    also- perseverance triumphs
  16. Talent is Overrated: What Really Separates World-Class Performers from Everybody Else Geoff Colvin

Practice makes perfect, nothing else does (not even Tiger Woods genes)

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