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The 10 Best Books for Creativity

Success

Take a look at this list of 10 books on all things creative: 1. And for good reason—the unique activities in the book, each the product of a different inventive mind or minds, are also taught at d.school. The post The 10 Best Books for Creativity appeared first on SUCCESS. Book

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The 11 Best Books on Mental Health

Success

From memoirs to research-backed guides, these 11 books cover all things mental health: 1. If you’ve been struggling with anxiety or a panic disorder for as long as you can remember, this book’s for you: Stern’s recounting primarily takes place during her childhood and teenage years.

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The 10 Best New Books for Productivity

Success

Step one, check out this list of books to help boost your productivity. This book takes a deep look at the timing of productivity and provides us with the research to make it work to our benefit. The post The 10 Best New Books for Productivity appeared first on SUCCESS. Books

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The 10 Best Books for Relationships

Success

Take a look at these 10 books on relationships and discover how to do anything from cultivating new ones to improving—or pruning—the ones you have. The Book of Boundaries: Set the Limits That Will Set You Free. The post The 10 Best Books for Relationships appeared first on SUCCESS.

2022 207

The 10 Best Books on Personal Finance

Success

Take a look at these 10 books on personal finance, and find the best fit (or fits) for you to begin cultivating beneficial financial habits today. The same insights that popularized the site were then collected and condensed into a book.

Book Review: Building the Business of You

Small Business Labs

The central concept of the book is what the author calls the "career mashup"   This is a career where workers merge their skills, interests, passions, and experiences in a way that fits a person's whole self.

2021 205

Natasha Graziano’s New Book Explores the Unlimited Power of the Subconscious Mind

Success

The post Natasha Graziano’s New Book Explores the Unlimited Power of the Subconscious Mind appeared first on SUCCESS. Books Business LifestyleIf I were to ask you, “What do you truly want?” What would you say? Would you know exactly what it is you are living for?

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A New Book Explores How Embracing Uncertainty Helps You Develop a Growth Mindset

Success

The post A New Book Explores How Embracing Uncertainty Helps You Develop a Growth Mindset appeared first on SUCCESS. Books Business

2022 219

Lisa Bilyeu’s New Book Helps You Escape the Purgatory of the Mundane

Success

The post Lisa Bilyeu’s New Book Helps You Escape the Purgatory of the Mundane appeared first on SUCCESS. Books LifestyleIf anyone had ever sat me down and told me, “You’ll spend eight years of your life as a housewife.

2022 218

3 Books to Help You Grow As a Leader

Success

Lim’s book breaks down Delivering Happiness’s model for how companies can improve their culture and help employees connect to their purpose, all while still remaining profitable in the process. This book is about understanding the authentic self in our work-life journeys,” Lim writes. “It

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4 Books to Help You Reflect, Replenish and Grow this Month

Success

The post 4 Books to Help You Reflect, Replenish and Grow this Month appeared first on SUCCESS. Books BusinessThe Restart Roadmap: Rewire and Restart Your Career. By Jason Tartick.

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Gabby Bernstein’s New Book Explores Addiction, Healing and Building Self-Worth

Success

I sit here in my office surrounded by a stack of spiritual books I’ve authored. Each time you read a page of this book, you’re taking a small action toward honoring your feelings, dismantling your coping mechanisms and transforming your history so that you can be free. Books Lifestyle

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6 Books on Failure to Build Your Resilience

Success

With that in mind, here are 6 useful, practical books to help you learn resilience as a process. Rather, the book guides you step by step from seeming failure toward real success. Although this list aims to offer useful books for a range of tastes, Go for No!

2021 264

Book Review: Gig Mindset

Small Business Labs

Gig Mindset is a different kind of book on the gig economy.    Almost all gig economy books focus on how to become a freelancer or some form of independent worker.   And it also inspired him to write this book.

2020 150

5 Books for Executive Assistants

Practically Perfect PA

Career Development Featured admin administrators assistants Books Business Career EA Executive Assistant PA Personal AssistantIf you have been reading the Practically Perfect PA blog for a while, you will know that I often tell Assistants that they have to read EVERYTHING, which includes emails, reports, the intranet, the internet, business guides, your Executive’s magazines and newspapers. Really anything else that you can get your hands on that will develop […].

2018 165

5 Decision-Making Books to Help You Combat Analysis Paralysis

Success

That is why we have assembled a list of 5 excellent books to guide you in becoming more confident and decisive. Published in June 2021, Fear Less is a followup to Grange’s 2020 book, Fear Less: How to Win at Life Without Losing Yourself. Decision-making holds an inherent trap.

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9 Problem-Solving Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

Success

We recommend each of these books to hone your problem-solving skills and level up in business and life. Filled with great examples and plenty of humor, this book serves as a great tool toward overcoming our biases and making better decisions.

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How to Write a Book: Advice for New Writers

Success

I’d love to give you a secret formula for how to write a book. Having written two books now, I can tell you it is as hard as people say it is. In this week’s SUCCESS Stories , I explain my personal approach to writing books. Writing a book is like running a marathon.

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8 Best E-Commerce Books for the New Entrepreneur [2021]

Success

Here, we’ve compiled the 10 best e-commerce books for the entrepreneur to get you headed toward success in your e-commerce enterprise. No matter what other books you choose to read from this list, be sure to include Launch. This may not be the book you want to read first.

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Joshua Becker’s New Book Explores Everyday Distractions Becoming a Lifestyle—And How to Refocus on the ‘Things That Matter’

Success

This isn’t a book about blaming external circumstances; this is a book about looking inward. The post Joshua Becker’s New Book Explores Everyday Distractions Becoming a Lifestyle—And How to Refocus on the ‘Things That Matter’ appeared first on SUCCESS.

4 New Books to Help You Deepen Connections, Battle Burnout and Embrace Growth

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The post 4 New Books to Help You Deepen Connections, Battle Burnout and Embrace Growth appeared first on SUCCESS. Arrive and Thrive: 7 Impactful Practices for Women Navigating Leadership. By Janet Foutty, Lynn Wooten, and Susan Mackenty Brady.

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4 Must-Read Books for a Successful Summer

Success

In the pre-ebook days, I was the person whose biggest vacation dilemma was which books to bring with me. I’m a big reader all year round, and I like to use summer to dig into books that I really love and can’t put down. Reading this book opened my eyes to my own experiences.

2021 213

Book Review: The Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

The book provides a wealth of excellent "how to" advice on succeeding at independent work. Mulcahy packages up the information from her MBA course in this book, and at only $16 ($11 if you buy the Kindle version), it's a a whole lot cheaper than taking her class at Babson.    The book covers a range of topics, including: How to stop looking for a job and start looking for work. See the book for details.  Book Reviews gig economy

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Five great books about verbal communication

Practically Perfect PA

Core Competencies admin administrators assistants Books Communication EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal AssistantIf you look at any job application for an Assistant role, you will find something about communication skills. It is a must-have in our profession. Well, we have to communicate efficiently with our Executives, we have to interact with loads of different people from all walks of life and different levels within the business. […].

2018 169

6 Best Business Strategy Books to Pull Ahead of the Competition [2021]

Success

These six business strategy books will help you get started in pulling—and remaining—ahead of the competition. The book is far from dry, and Bret-David displays a strong knack for storytelling with plenty of highly engaging anecdotes.

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Book Review: Work Women Want

The Small Business Blog

Recently I read a business book that I really enjoyed. The author, small business owner Jennifer Forest, worked from home following the birth of her children and set out to make that the topic of her latest book. She found that she was often asked by mothers she met about how they could start working… Read the full article here: Book Review: Work Women Want on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Book Review book review Business Books women work women want

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Matt Richtel’s New Book Explores the Emotional Balance Between Creativity and Stability

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Adapted from the book INSPIRED: Understanding Creativity: A Journey Through Art, Science, and the So ul by Matt Richtel. From Mariner Books, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers. So you want to be a creator? You have ideas. You think of them before you go to sleep.

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Reading List: 3 New Books to Explore Purpose, Culture and Personalized Financial Plans

Success

Mainwaring’s third book (previous titles include We First and Mark, Mutuality and Mental Health ) explores how companies should begin leading with we , or putting the collective above the individual. November; Matt Holt Books; $26).

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7 of the Best Career Books to Help You Land Your Dream Job [2021]

Success

We’ve compiled seven of the best career-seeker’s books to land your dream job in 2021. Revised for the ever-changing market, this best-selling career book covers your job search end to end. Most books on this list offer guidance in using LinkedIn.

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New Book Announcement: The Invisibility Cure

Eat Your Career

I am so excited to announce that my new book is now available for purchase ! For those of you who attend my monthly free webinars and Q&A sessions , you’ve no doubt heard me talk about this book. When I truly set my intention to finish and publish this book by the middle of this year, things just fell into place. So, what’s this new book all about? I’m so excited to share the stories and strategies in this book!

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5 Personal Branding Books to Help You Stand Out from the Competition

Success

That is why we’ve assembled these five books to help you establish your own personal brand. These books don’t just help you get started. The post 5 Personal Branding Books to Help You Stand Out from the Competition appeared first on SUCCESS. You want to stand out from the crowd.

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3 New Books to Help You Find Your Yourself and Your Calling

Success

Harris’ first book tells the stories of 19 people he believes have “magic dust”—an inexplicable yet palpable quality that makes them shine above others and achieve lasting success. The post 3 New Books to Help You Find Your Yourself and Your Calling appeared first on SUCCESS.

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Book Review: Thriving in the Gig Economy

Small Business Labs

"How to capitalize and compete in the new world of work" is the tagline for the book Thriving in the Gig Economy.   The book starts with an excellent overview of the gig economy. After the overview, the book turns to the nuts and bolts of becoming and building an independent worker business.   Given this background, it's not surprising the book is targeted at skilled professionals considering or already working independently. 

2017 136

Book Review: Baby Bust

Small Business Labs

  The book is based on several studies of students from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. There's also good news in the book, especially in the area of gender equality.   Book Reviews Demographics Baby Bust: New Choices for Men and Women in Work and Family is a short (88 pages), easy read.

2014 134

10 books to read to improve your public speaking

Practically Perfect PA

Core Competencies Featured admin administrators assistants books for Assistants EA Executive Assistant Office manager PA Personal Assistant public speaking Virtual AssistantI write a lot on Practically Perfect PA about how Assistants should speak-up, have confidence and represent themselves and their Executives in meetings. This is often easier said than done, because, as we all know, speaking in public (whether that is in a session or a larger public setting) is hard.

2019 142

How to Organize Books

Clutter Coach

by I like an organic approach to organizing books. By that I mean that I suggest paying attention to how you use your books and what works well with your current set up before rearranging them. You may find that books you use a lot are already on the most convenient shelf. It doesn't matter if those books are on different subjects and are different sizes, keeping them as handy as possible is a good idea. your books on the shelves horizontally.

2016 100

7 Customer Service Books to Help You Level Up Your Business

Success

To help you get a handle on things, we’ve created categories for the seven best customer service books in print today. His book guides you step by step through his proven formula to build your own customer-focused team. Until now, we’ve focused on recently published books.

Book Review: The Manufacturer's Book of Lists

Small Business Labs

Because there are so many new and small manufacturing firms, I was very excited to read the  The Manufacturer's Book of Lists  by small business expert Gene Marks.   Also, because the book is organized in lists by functional area you can go directly to issues you are struggling with.   I found Chapter 3 on human resource issues to be one of the most important in the book.  Chapter 3 of this book nicely summarizes this very important area.

2013 155

Book Review: The Million-Dollar One-Person Business

Small Business Labs

We really like the tagline for the book The Million-Dollar One-Person Business.   But this book is not just about being self-employed. The book is written by the well-known and highly respected small business expert Elaine Pofeldt.  The book is based on hundreds of interviews Elaine has conducted with successful solopreneurs. We liked the entire book, but our favorite part is Chapter 4 - Making It Happen.

2018 152