We have gathered some of the most highly regarded books on entrepreneurship to help you choose the best reading for your summer.
We had already presented you here some inspiring movies to be a successful entrepreneur. Now, we will reveal to you some of the best entrepreneurship books to help you choose the best reading for your vacation.
The Ekonomista and Dinheiro Vivo websites have gathered 15, and we have made a selection for you. Take note:
- Startup – Start your company for 100€, by Chris Guillebeau.
Here is a good starting point for you. Chris Guillebeau describes 50 real-life cases of people who have launched businesses with investments of $100 or less, but with revenues of around $40,000 per year. This book will provide you with useful information to turn your ideas into income.
The author considers that having a special competence or business experience are not mandatory factors. What you need is a product or service that will spark the interest of a group of people willing to buy it and a means of receiving payment.
- Crushing It! – How Great Entrepreneurs Build Business and Influence – And How You Can, Too, by Gary Vaynerchuck.
This brand-building and social media expert is also CEO of VaynerX, a digital agency, and considered one of the world’s leading marketing experts. Get tips on proven innovative strategies to help you stand out in creating your personal brand.
- The Millionaire Fastlane by MJ DeMarco.
The author begins the “story” with seeing a Lamborghini for the first time to explain the change in mindset to become a millionaire. MJ DeMarco believes that it is not necessary to create anything new, it is only necessary to perfect what already exists.
- Secrets of the Millionaire Mind, by T. Hary Eker.
Are you one of those people who wonder why some people work hard for years to make money and others just seem to get rich overnight? Then this book is for you. The author describes the principles that make up a millionaire’s mind and a foolproof method on how to manage your money.
- The Art of the Startup, by Guy Kawasaki.
This is considered one of the best books on entrepreneurship and was written by Steve Jobs’ advisor and Apple guru. In it you will find a real guide and a complete manual on what you should know to launch a new product or service, turning good ideas into winning businesses.
- From Zero to One, by Peter Thiel.
According to the Dinheiro Vivo newspaper, this is one of the bestsellers that gets more unanimity from the critics. This work by Peter Thiel, co-founder of Paypal and investor in Facebook, is a summary of the notes he took during the entrepreneurship classes in which he explained to the students the challenges he encountered when developing his projects. About the book, Mark Zuckerberg says it “brings new and refreshing ideas about how to create value in the world.”
- Awaken the Giant in You by Anthony Robbins.
Anthony Robbins is a renowned motivational coach and has worked with well-known politicians, sportsmen, artists, and entrepreneurs. From the 1990s, this book teaches you how to take control of your life through a very comprehensive seven-day program.
- Give and Take, by Adam Grant.
It has been on Amazon’s and Apple’s bestseller list for several weeks, and economic publications such as the Financial Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Fortune have all surrendered to this work. Give and Take explains why some people get to the top and others never manage to evolve and take a step forward.