If you are that person who wants to start a new business and want to do something on your own then, first of all, you need to learn how business works, what are the ways you can earn money, and many other things that you will need to learn when you start something on your own.
Now the question is where you gonna learn all those stuff, you can search on Google and read article, watch video on Youtube but I feel reading books about entrepreneurship or business is the best way to learn because book contains so much knowledge and that kind of knowledge you will not gonna get from videos or articles.
And that’s why Today I gonna introducing you to the top 10 books that every entrepreneur must read, so let’s dive into…
Tools of Titans by Timothy Ferriss
Tools of Titans was released by Timothy Ferriss on 6th December 2016, I know this book is a little bit old but the amount of data & knowledge this book has, you can’t even imagine.
The book contains tons of interview taken by Timothy Ferris, the book also talks about how you can change your morning routine, how to overcome fears, how to talk confidently, how to improve your thought process, how to learn from your failure. There are lots of a lesson that you will learn from this book.
“When I let go what I am, I become what I might be.” – Leo Tzu
By the way, it has around 674 pages, yes it’s a big book but if you want to learn something new then you must rear Tools of Titans. I haven’t added enough data here, because if start talking more then what you gonna read right, so grab this book from Amazon or from anywhere else but do read it…
Note: If you reading this book then do apply what you have learned from this book in your personal life, or you are just wasting your time. Good luck
Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki
Rich Dad Poor Dad was released in 1997, yes you heard it right it’s a very old book.
If you want to learn how to control your money then this book is for you, basically, it tells you what is money, myths about becoming a billionaire, what our school system doesn’t teach, what your children’s needs to know about money, what its like to be a billionaire and much more…
“Rich Dad Poor Dad is a starting point for anyone looking to gain control of their future” – USA TODAY
By the way, it’s not a big book but still, it has around 353 pages. Now I won’t reveal too much, so if you want to learn how to control money then it’s the best book to read. Overall it’s a wonderful book and everyone should read this book at last for one time.
Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill
The Think and Grow Rich was released in 1937. This book is a kind self-help book which means it will give you a clear idea how your mind works and how you can get most out of your brain, once you read this book you will get a clear idea what you want to do in your life.
Bciavlly it tells you, how your mind works, how you can make a good decision, how imagination can affect your health, how to organize time, and what is Sixth sense and much more.
“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.” – Napoleon Hill
Now as I have said, if you want to change the way you are living right now and if you have the courage to change it then this book will help to you archive what you are looking for. Whether you want to start a business or not, just read this book only for one time and I sure it will change the way you think…
Zero To One by Peter Thiel
The book was released on 16th September 2014. Peter Thiel is a co-founder of PayPal, he has given his all knowledge on this book, so if you want to start a new business or you want to know how business works then you must need to read this book, it has everything that you are looking for. Here a note from ZERO TO ONE,
The next Bill Gates will not build an operating system. The next Larry Page or Sergey Brin won’t a search engine. If you are copying these guys, you aren’t learning from them. It’s easier to copy a modal than to make something new: doing what we already know how to do takes the world from 1to n, adding more of something familiar. Every new creation goes from 0 to 1. This book is about how to get there.
“This book delivers completely new and refreshing ideas on how to create value in the world.” – Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facbook
The book has only 193 pages, so if you want to learn something new and wants to apply in your life then just read this book, it won’t’ take whole one day.
Elon Musk by Ashlee Vance
AS you can tell it’s a biography of Elon Musk written by Ashlee Vance. So it’s biography which means it will have the all information about Elon Musk, right from the PayPal, Tesla Motors, SpaceX and Solar City. How he created all these companies and become a billionaire.
So if you want to know how Elon Musk thinks and how he become billionaire, then you can read this book, you will get your all the answer. Apart from biography, the book also talks about how to start a business and how to make the right decision at the right time.
“It’s OK to have your eggs in one basket as long as you control what happens to that basket.” – Elon Musk
The book has around 393 pages. The book has everything little thing that every new business need to know, so haven’t read this then just do it know and you learn something new for sure.
21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari
As you can tell from the title, it’s all about the 21st century. Yuval Noah talks about what’s going to happen in the future because of new technology innovation and AI, he also talks about, the future jobs and there will be no jobs for future generation because of AI.
If you want to know more about politics, religion, how next generation will link in the earth, and lot more then this. This is the best book for those who want to learn about our education system, how mediation works, what is the point of the war, I mean it covers all the things that you need to know.
“Humans were always far better at inventing tools than using them wisely.” – Yuval Noah Harari
By the way, the book has around 352 pages. I recommend you to read this book for one time and damn sure you will learn something new and great, so just give it a try. The book was written by Yuval Noah in 201, I don’t think I need to tell you who he is.
The 4-Hour Work Week by Timothy Ferriss
The 4-Hour Work Week was written by Timothy Ferriss 27th April 20073 If you don’t know about this book then what are doing, I mean it’s a popular book but apart from that, it has everything that you need to know about the business. The book talks about how you can spend less time on your work and get the most out of it.
The book has around 397 pages and 4 chapters. The Timothy Ferriss talks about how you can spend less time in your work and still, do all the stuff that you wanted to do you can fulfill your desire, dream job.
“Focus on being productive instead of busy.” – Tim Ferriss
The book also talks about what are the mistakes rich people have made it and how you can learn from that. Like I have said, I’m not gonna reveal too much. So if you are thinking about to start a new business or wants to learn how to spend your time in the right place then this book is for you.
The 4-Hour Body by Timothy Ferriss
Yet another book by Timothy Ferriss, as per title this book is about health and fitness. If you want to know how your body works, how to get stronger, how to build muscles. how to improve sex life. In short, everything thing about the human body.
The book has around 567 page and 14 chapters. If you are curious about the human body and want to explore what your body capable of, then this book will give all the answers that you are searching on Google.
“Did you eat half an Oreo cookie? No problem. If you’re a 220-pound male, you just need to climb 27 flights of stairs to burn it off.” – Timothy Ferriss
One of the best thing about this book is, it has every little thing about then body. So if you read this for one time then after that you will not gonna search how to built body. By the way, the boos were released on 10th December 2010.
The Power of habit by Charles Duhigg
One of the best books, I have read is The Power of habit, I mean it just changes the way I was thinking before. It tells you how your habit work and how you can change your habit, so yes if you are of those people who want to quit smoke or anything else then this book will help you a lot.
Here is how habit works as per “The Power of Habit book”
- Cue – it is a trigger that tells your brain to go into automatic mode, and which routine to use.
- Routine – this is a physical, mental, or emotional behavior that follows the cue.
- Reward – this is a positive stimulus that tells your brain that the routine works well, and is worth remembering.
“There’s nothing you can’t do if you get the habits right.” – Charles Duhigg
The book contains lots of stories that you give you a clear idea of new habit build, but won’t tell you, By the way, the book has around 371 pages and 3 chapters.
The Magic of Thinking Big by Devid Schwartz
Everything that happens in our life is all because we think and it’s that the way you think about your self, you become like that. The Magic of Thinking Big was written by David Schwartz in 1959, yes it is updated, so don’t think it will have all the old information.
Here is a single paragraph from ” The Magic of Thinking Big”
Probably the greatest human weakness is self-deprecation – that is, selling oneself short. Self-deprecation shows through in countless ways. John sees a job advertisement in the paper. It’s exactly what he would like. But he does nothing about it because he thinks, “I’m not good enough for that job, so why bother.” Or Jim wants a date with Joan, but he doesn’t call her because he thinks he wouldn’t rate with her.
“The mind is what the mind is fed.” – David J. Schwartz
The book has around 362 pages and 13 chapters. I think every human being must read this because it tells you how your thought process works and how you can change the way you think about a little-little thing.
These are the list of Top 10 best books that entrepreneurs must read in 2019. Now you guys can let me know which is your favorite book so far in the comment section below.