5 must-read books for entrepreneurs

Successful entrepreneurs have some things in common and one of these things is their passion for learning and reading. As the weekend is approaching and hopefully you will have some free time to enrich yourself and find some valuable ideas and motivation, we are giving you the chance to choose from these five wonderful books which can teach you a lot on your way to building successful company and becoming better entrepreneur.

Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future
by Peter Thiel

Legendary investor and entrepreneur Peter Thiel present to the readers one new way of thinking about innovation and how the future will be created. He explains why the technology revolution doesn’t have to be limited only to the Silicon Valley and what entrepreneurs need in order to become the next Bill Gates or Larry Page.

Every Idea is a Good Idea: Be Creative Anytime, Anywhere
by Tom Sturges

This book is great for everyone who needs creativity boost. Even though the examples are mostly from the world of art and music industries, it is a great source of ideas and inspiration.

Intelligent Leadership: What You Need to Know to Unlock Your Full Potential
by John Mattone

Is it possible to talk about entrepreneurship without mentioning the value of leadership? Being a leader is not an easy job and the challenges which leaders face along their way are many. This book is dedicated to leaders who want to improve their skills and become the best version of themselves.

The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution
by Walter Isaacson

In this book Isaacson explores the magnificent personalities not only of innovators like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, but also Vannevar Bush, Alan Turing, John von Neumann, J.C.R. Licklider, Doug Engelbart, Robert Noyce, Steve Wozniak, Tim Berners-Lee, and Larry Page.

The Upside of Your Dark Side: Why Being Your Whole Self – Not Just Your “Good” Self – Drives Success and Fulfillment 
by Todd Kashdan and Robert Biswas- Diener

The two authors are pioneers in the field of psychology and in this book they reveal the power of the negative emotions and personal qualities, such as anger, anxiety, guilt, sadness even selfishness and the effect they have over your life and business success.

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