Having afresh completed The Knack as acclaimed in my above-mentioned post, I advised why I enjoyed the book so much. I’ve apprehend abounding books afresh including: The World is Flat by Thomas Friedman, Tipping Point by Gladwell, The Business of America by John Steele Gordon, Freakonomics by Levitt and Dubnar, The Art of the Start by Guy Kawasaki, Baby Giants by Bo Burlingham, The 4-Hour Work Week by Tim Ferriss, Blue Ocean Strategy by Kim and Mauborgne and From Good to Abundant by Jim Collins. I aswell apprehend The Lost Symbol by Dan Brown (OK but not great) and City of Thieves by Benioff (Excellent!), but this column pertains to business books. I tend to abode books I baddest to apprehend into four categories: Baby Business Books, Big Business Books, General Thought Provoking Books, and Fun Reads. Thus this account would attending like this:
* General Business/Thought Provoking: Tipping Point, The World is Flat, The Business of America, Freakonomics
* Big Business: From Good to Great, Blue Ocean Strategy
* Baby Business: The Knack, Baby Giants, The Art of the Start, The 4-Hour Work Week
* Just for fun: City of Thieves, The Lost Symbol, Mayflower
Although I adore all of these categories, I acquire the greatest business account from books like The Knack, Baby Giants and The Art of the Start. These books administer anon to baby businesses like mine. My own book, Your Basic Success is geared against baby business, home based business or businesses aggravating to go virtual. There is a lot of practical, pragmatic, easily on admonition as against to cardinal or authoritative aggressive advice. The Big Business books like those mentioned aloft assume geared against ample corporations and teams which are active in the muck and mire of bureaucracy, far removed from my circadian routine. So if you’re a baby or arising business, a would be administrator or a home appointment based operation, apprehend the The Knack or Baby Giants (or even Your Basic Success), and you’ll accretion some admired baby business insights – authority off on Blue Ocean Strategy or From Good to Great. And just for fun, aces up (or download) a archetype of City of Thieves it’s a abundant read, decidedly if assorted with The 900 Days.
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