Money & Business
Books to improve your finances, focus on your career and develop financially. Classic and new, here are the best business and money books
A group of Navy SEALs who were sent to the most violent battlefields in Iraq faced an apparently impossible mission: help U. S. forces secure Ramadi, the city considered “all but lost” by American commanders. But in gripping first-person accounts of heroism, tragedy, and hard-won victory, they learned that leadership at every level is the most important factor in determining whether a team succeeds or falls apart.
Deep work is the capacity to focus without distraction on an intellectually challenging task. The book will help you become a better worker and provide the sense of fulfillment that comes from doing something well. Deep work is like a superpower in our increasingly competitive modern world economy. Most people have lost the ability for days to go deep into their day without being distracted by email and social media.
The ONE Thing is a very good book on the topic of setting yourself up for big success. Gary Keller’s method for breaking down big goals into smaller pieces is just brilliant. If you feel overwhelmed by too many things on your daily schedule, then this book is a must-read
Never Split the Difference is a nonfiction book about negotiating and the author reveals 9 principles that he used when negotiating in the field. These rules were counter-intuitive, but they worked! He also mentions that each principle is counter-intuitive, but if you’re willing to think differently, these tactics work.
Rather than try to provide another set of so-called “can’t lose” strategies for managing money, here, Housel seeks to show readers that success with money is a soft skill filled with lots of nuances.
If you enjoy business books, the Everything Store is perfect. An online bookstore headquartered in a Washington garage in 1994 is now considered by many to be the most innovative company in the world. The Everything Store perfectly encapsulates the culture that Jeff Bezos wanted and the journey through some of the brightest innovations all derived from the Amazon Mission: be earth’s most customer-centric company; to build a place where people can come to find and discover anything they might want to buy online.
Simon Sinek’s smart book with essentially one idea: most brands and leaders tell us to buy or follow by talking about what and how, whereas the great ones start with why. The book is insightful about what drives customer loyalty and what makes employees dedicated to their work.
There is no question that Elon Musk is a special individual, someone with BIG dreams and the drive, talent, and money to make them happen. But, like Jobs, and Stark for that matter, he might be an acquired taste on a personal level. In Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future biographer Ashlee Vance gives us a picture of both the dreams and the man, peering back to where Musk began, describing his journey from then to now, looking at how he is impacting the world today, and gazing ahead to where he wants to go. It is a pretty impressive vista.
Atomic Habits An Easy & Proven Way to Build Good Habits & Break Bad Ones, is a practical guide for how to make and keep new habits. After reading a few chapters, the easy-going and friendly tone of the read engages me to continue on. The author correlates plenitude and wellness with deep science and academic evaluation.
Think And Grow Rich is one of the most prestigious and treasured books in the field of motivational literature. Napoleon Hill gives you a blueprint for self-mastery helping you accomplish whatever goal you have set up for yourself.