If you’re looking to improve your business acumen, there are plenty of great books out there to help you do just that. Whether you’re looking to start a new business, grow an existing one, or simply learn more about how successful businesses operate, there’s a book out there for you. In this post, we’ll highlight eight best-selling books about business that have helped countless entrepreneurs and business leaders achieve success.
“The E-Myth Revisited” by Michael E. Gerber
“The E-Myth Revisited” is a book that focuses on the importance of systems in building a successful business. The book argues that many entrepreneurs fail because they focus too much on the technical work of their businesses, rather than on building systems that allow their businesses to grow and thrive.
“You Are a Badass” by Jen Sincero
“You Are a Badass” is a book by Jen Sincero that encourages readers to embrace their inner badass in order to achieve success in business and in life. The book offers practical advice for overcoming self-doubt and achieving your goals. Every time I read this book I come up with a game-changing idea for my business. I recommend it to all of my friends!
“The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” by Stephen Covey
First published in 1989, “The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People” is a timeless classic that has sold millions of copies worldwide. The book teaches readers how to develop habits that are essential to success in business and in life, such as being proactive, setting goals, and maintaining a positive attitude.
“Chill and Prosper” by Denise Duffield-Thomas
I’m a huge DDT fan – I fully subscribe to her mentality of doing less in order to do more. In Chill and Prosper, she shares some great tips on how to structure a business that works seamlessly for you, and talks about important lessons learned in her own business.
“Good to Great” by Jim Collins
“Good to Great” is a classic business book that has been read by millions of people. The book explores why some companies become great while others languish, and offers insights into what separates the two. The book’s research-based approach has made it a must-read for business leaders looking to take their companies to the next level.
“Zero to One” by Peter Thiel
In “Zero to One,” Peter Thiel offers insights into what it takes to build a successful startup from scratch. The book argues that true innovation is about creating something new and unique, rather than simply improving on existing ideas. Thiel’s insights have made “Zero to One” a must-read for anyone looking to build a successful startup.
“Expert Secrets” by Russell Bruns
“Expert Secrets” by Russell Brunson is a best-selling book that offers a step-by-step guide for entrepreneurs who want to build their personal brand and establish themselves as industry experts. The book provides practical advice for creating a message that resonates with your audience, developing a sales funnel that converts, and leveraging social media and other marketing channels to reach a wider audience. Brunson draws on his own experience as an entrepreneur and marketer to provide actionable insights and examples that can help readers take their businesses to the next level. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to scale your business, “Expert Secrets” offers a wealth of valuable information for anyone looking to establish themselves as an authority in their field.
“The 2-hour cocktail party” by Nick Gray
“The 2 Hour Cocktail Party” by Nick Gray is a unique book that offers practical advice for hosting unforgettable events. Gray draws on his experience as the founder of Museum Hack, a company that offers unconventional museum tours, to provide tips and strategies for planning and hosting successful cocktail parties. The book covers a wide range of topics, from selecting the perfect venue and creating a guest list to choosing the right music and creating signature cocktails. Gray also provides insights into the art of conversation and offers tips for engaging guests and creating a memorable experience. Whether you’re planning a corporate event or a social gathering, “The 2 Hour Cocktail Party” offers a wealth of valuable information that can help you take your event planning skills to the next level.
These eight best-selling books are some of my favorites when it comes to business.
Have you read any of these? What are your favorites?