Ray Bradbury once said, there are even bad crimes than just burning books and one among them is not READING them!
No wonder, one of the most common qualities you might observe in successful entrepreneurs is they are fanatic readers! Don’t mind us if we are finicky in coming up with only 8 business books that can revolutionize your thoughts as an entrepreneur, but if read they can indeed help you in maintaining creativity and efficiency. So here we go:
#1. The Lean Start Up:
How Constant Innovation Creates Radically Successful Businesses ~ Eric Ries: This is a book you need to consider reading if you are serious about your career as an innovative entrepreneur. This book will show you how to overcome the obstacles of uncertainty that generally engulfs startup companies.
#2. The Google Story ~ David A. Vise:
Its time you did yourself a favor and read this book on how Google founders have taken Google from a simple startup company to a giant corporate worth over $80bn! Its time you changed common business practices prevailing in your industry just like they did!
#3. Teach Yourself Entrepreneurship ~ Alex McMillan:
Its one of the best books out there to read if you really want to grab opportunities and be a happy entrepreneur and out beat your competition.
#4. The Everything Store: Jeff Bezos and the Age of Amazon ~ Brad Stone:
It’s a rich chronicle about one of the best and most successful entrepreneurs of our age. This book is a true gift for business people of the modern generation. It’s worth reading.
#5. Never Wrestle with a Pig and Ninety Other Ideas to Build Your Business and Career ~ Mark H. McCormack:
This book consists of some wonderful tips and suggestions on a wide range of business topics. Whether it’s about efficiency or innovation, reading this book can make a big difference in your entrepreneurial life
#6. Good to Great ~ Jim Collins:
It is one of the most influential and significant management books out there containing scores of stories and practical examples that you can consider to build your empire
#7. Who: The A Method for Hiring ~ Geoff Smart and Randy Street:
Some people who read this book, wish they had it when they started their careers as young entrepreneurs. This book is bound to save you time and efforts in choosing the right people and then motivating them to uplift your business.
#8. Outliers: The Story of Success ~ Malcolm Gladwell:
Once you read it you will never look at success in the same way again. It will keep you interested page after page as it consists of various real life stories like Bill Gates and others. It’s sure to enlighten your entrepreneurial senses!