Learn From People That Have Success
Understanding the principles about busineses success, borrowing money, financing projects, and staying ahead in business is priceless. Thousands of companies start-up every year with no clear plan on how they are going to succeed. Sure, many people have the "idea in their head" but very few (maybe 5%) succeed without having a clear roadmap to help them build, grow, and maintain their business success. These books are from people that can and will help you get that roadmap to success clearly defined. Learn from the people that already cleared the path for you to succeed. Remember: thinking that you are all knowing on any subject is a clear sign you need to learn more than you know.
From Blackstone chairman, CEO, and co-founder Stephen A. Schwarzman, a long-awaited book that uses impactful episodes from Schwarzman's life to show readers how to build, transform, and lead thriving organizations. Whether you are a student, entrepreneur, philanthropist, executive, or simply someone looking for ways to maximize your potential, the same lessons apply.
For entrepreneurs ready to reach the next level of success, small business owner turned multibillionaire Tilman Fertitta shares the commonsense principles that have rocketed his worldwide hospitality empire to the top.
In The Power of Habit, award-winning business reporter Charles Duhigg takes us to the thrilling edge of scientific discoveries that explain why habits exist and how they can be changed. Distilling vast amounts of information into engrossing narratives that take us from the boardrooms of Procter & Gamble to the sidelines of the NFL to the front lines of the civil rights movement, Duhigg presents a whole new understanding of human nature and its potential. At its core, The Power of Habit contains an exhilarating argument: The key to exercising regularly, losing weight, being more productive, and achieving success is understanding how habits work. As Duhigg shows, by harnessing this new science, we can transform our businesses, our communities, and our lives.
The Startup Checklist is the entrepreneur's essential companion. While most entrepreneurship books focus on strategy, this invaluable guide provides the concrete steps that will get your new business off to a strong start. You'll learn the ins and outs of startup execution, management, legal issues, and practical processes throughout the launch and growth phases, and how to avoid the critical missteps that threaten the foundation of your business. Instead of simply referring you to experts, this discussion shows you exactly which experts you need, what exactly you need them to do, and which tools you will use to support themand you'll gain enough insight to ask smart questions that help you get your money's worth. If you're ready to do big things, this book has you covered from the first business card to the eventual exit.
Remember: Learn From Others that Did it!
Imagine when you were first learning to drive if someone just threw you the car keys and said "go drive!" and let you figure it out on your own. Sure, you could teach yourself and some people actually did learn that way but having someone guide you and teach you to drive is a hundred times easier. The exact same scenario is true in business. Thousands of people start businesses every year only to close their doors soon after opening simply because they had no guidance to help them along the way. READ A BOOK! Especially from someone that has intimate knowledge of business and can share with you what they did RIGHT to achieve success.