10 Best Entrepreneur Books Ever Written
Successful Individuals read! Didn’t you know? Yes, it’s a fact! Entrepreneur Books Are Great For Learning And Inspiring!
The urge to constantly learn is one of the key traits of successful entrepreneurs. The business world is constantly changing and with change comes the need to learn and acquire knowledge. In order to survive in this constantly changing world, you need to update your knowledge and one of the best ways of doing this is by reading. Entrepreneurs are always busy, understood! But in order to grow and keep a balance; one must take out time to read. Also, you must take time to study other entrepreneur and companies such as these microwave makers.
If you’re an entrepreneur and have a passion for learning from other entrepreneurs then you must read following books written by inspirational writers.
This is a great and diverse book list for those who are planning to take a leap to entrepreneurship, those who are on it and even those who are expert entrepreneurs.
1. The Obstacle is the Way by Ryan Holiday
This book talks about success indicators that will help you understand if you will be able to successfully handle all the hurdles and obstacles or not. Remember, there will be hurdles from every side (technological, competitors, legal etc) if you choose to be an entrepreneur. Ryan Holiday in this book has mentioned strategies to survive and make most of every situation. Most importantly, he has provided examples of individuals who have mastered the art of shining despite plenty of personal challenges and setbacks. This is a must-read for every entrepreneur, read few pages every day to rise and shine.
2. The 4-Hour Workweek by Timothy Ferriss
Undoubtedly, this is an interesting title; content inside the book is equally interesting and catchy. This book emphasizes the concept of time freedom. The author has provided ways, tips and tricks to maximize time with business. From this, you will get over 50 different tips for creating that 4 hour week. Must read for entrepreneurs struggling with time spent on business activities.
3.The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau
Are you one of those people who is struggling with their dreams? Making a living with that spark is missing? Read The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau, the author has demonstrated strategies to reinvent the way of making a living. He has given his own example; he has shown how a man in his early thirties has followed his passion to create lucrative income. For your ease and better understanding, he has included 50 case studies of successful business people who became rich and big with a small amount of time and money. A different mindset is one of the important traits that differentiated them from other in the world. Read this to create new future with new mindset!
4.Deep Work’ by Cal Newport
Are you aware of the concept Deep Work? Do you understand its importance? Cal Newport in this book has made a deep case explaining how dedicated hours can help work and how can you master the skill. It includes working with no distractions at a given stretch of time. All of us will accept the fact that we’re addicted to our smartphones and pay attention to every notification we get. The author makes a persuasive case where he states that if we stay focused to work and do not distract ourselves at a certain time, there will be an immense increase in the output and you will be able to shine exceptionally. Which business leader you want to be? The decision is yours!
5. Never Get a Real Job by Scott Gerber
Other people’s experiences make you learn a lot. Gerber in his book has shared experiences and case studies of successful and unsuccessful entrepreneurs. He has shared reasons for failures and proven strategies and action plan to build and lead a successful business. Seems very basic, but the text is a lot different and interesting.
6. 10X Rule by Grant Cardone
People make a huge mistake by not setting goals high enough. It is true to say that, if you won’t aim high you won’t touch the sky. In this book, the author has explained the level of efforts and thinking required to succeed. As per this book, if you want to become successful, you need to put in 10 time extra and relevant efforts than ordinary people. Cardone basically gives you an idea of how can you grow your business in quickly and efficiently. If you have big goals then don’t set for ordinary. Read this book to reach next level.
7. The Lean Startup’ by Eric Ries
Most startups fail. However, that can be prevented. A lean startup is a new approach being adopted by many to change ways of product launch. Lean startup revolution was literally initiated by Eric Ries. His everlasting book demonstrates ways to bootstrap a business and keep it lean for maximum effectiveness.
When a business grows the urge to hire new people and buy new assets increase to get more customers. In this book, the author has demonstrated ways to survive under extreme uncertain conditions. This is a must read because it will help you develop a sustainable business model which is better and effective than the ordinary business models.
8. Screw Business as Usual by Richard Branson
Another book from his unusual collection, in this book Branson, has talked about revolution. He has proved that if you will do business in usual ways it is not going to work, not for you and not even for the environment. Today’s environment is demanding global change and new thinking. If you want to become a successful entrepreneur, you’ve to come up with a unique way of thinking from both mind and soul. Must read!
9. Built to Last: Successful Habits of Visionary Companies by Jim Collins
Have you wondered what makes exceptional companies different from ordinary companies? In this book, Collins has provided new insights and given practical guidelines to people who dream to build landmark companies. This book is fun and interesting because it entails hundreds of examples from past and practical concepts applied by entrepreneurs.
10. Tools of Titans by Tim Ferris
A fantastic read for everyone. Divided into three parts, Ferriss deconstruct the routines and habits of world’ top performers. The author interviewed successful people from different walks of life, converted them into themes and tested before listing them. This book basically includes information on how daily routine, diet, and other habits influence people’s performance.
Listed books related to entrepreneurship can change your way of thinking and be doing business – guaranteed. We encourage you to start reading one of these from today if you seriously want to pursue your passion of being a successful entrepreneur.