“Fire Your Boss, Do What You Love And Work Better To Live More.” Depending on where you are in your life and career, this book could be positive and inspiring or it could be insufferably ambitious. I found it to be a brew of both. Here’s how. In a world where we are constantly discouraged … Continue reading Book Review: The $100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau
"It's About the Art, Not the War." After reading this book I had to admit that I had not understood Sun Tzu’s The Art of War at all. Could it be that the original text had been written for a male audience and I had failed to interpret it from a female point of view? … Continue reading Review: The Art of War for Women by Chin-Ning Chu
“Great opportunities are not seen with your eyes. They are seen with your mind. Most people never get wealthy simply because they are not trained financially to recognize opportunities right in front of them.”― Robert T. Kiyosaki, Rich Dad, Poor Dad Not having enough income or no income at all can make becoming wealthy a dream that’s … Continue reading Money Monday – Lessons from ‘Rich Dad Poor Dad’ by Robert Kiyosaki
Title: Start With Why Author: Simon Sinek It is so refreshing to read a business book that doesn’t recommend ways to get customers and employees through some form or manipulation. There is something inspirational about Simon Sinek’s way of creating better relationships with customers and within organisations. In Start With Why he points out that … Continue reading ‘Start With Why’ to Create Loyalty and Authenticity.
“Where the determination is, the way can be found.” ― George S. Clason, The Richest Man in Babylon Title: The Richest Man in Babylon Author: George S. Clason The Richest Man in Babylon is a famous classic that gives exemplary financial advice. It uses parables that one can easily adopt and apply. In the book, … Continue reading ‘The Richest Man in Babylon’ Is A Worthy Investment In Your Journey To Financial Prosperity
"The old ways of marketing are dead - and being safe is now too risky." - Seth Godin Seth is an acclaimed marketing and leadership guru and his books have been hailed as revolutionary and inspiring. This is my third read by him and I will confess that I’m officially a Godin disciple. He first … Continue reading Seth Godin encourages us to ‘stop advertising and start innovating’ in Purple Cow.
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This is one of the most praised self-help books I know. It showed up on a lot of my searches for ‘books for entrepreneurs’, ‘books for business owners’, ‘books for creating wealth’ and similar searches. Some of the motivational speakers and life coaches I follow on social media also recommend it, and advise that it … Continue reading Hill shows us how “our only limitations are those we set up in our own minds” in his widely applauded book – ‘Think and Grow Rich’