More and more people are choosing to ditch the traditional 9-5 jobs to jobs that provide more freedom. Research from StartUp Britain, a Government-backed national enterprise campaign, shows that entrepreneurs are starting new companies at a record pace of 80 an hour.
Now the question you are probably going to ask is how can I find the all time best business books? No doubt, every year, we see a slew of titles making their way to the bestseller’s shelves in bookstores. But what will one book give you that another will not? The following tips will effectively help you to find them.
Choose The All Time Best Business Books that are Relevant
It is without debate that in order for any startup to be successful endless market research and overall business knowledge and dedication is required.
So when choosing a business book opt for books based on personal experiences, such as stories that resonate well your experience as we are all hardwired to relate to stories. The ability to humanise business choices and business issues is critical. , A book that must have relevance to your business field or topic. And it should make the subject accessible to the readers and make the reader feel that they are a part of the conversation, as against holding up something from a pedestal.
Also keep your abilities in mind. If you are a complete novice to the business world, stay humble and opt for beginner business books. If not, you run the risk of spending hours on end trying to understand something that would have made better sense had you chose a book on your level.
Choose The Best Problem Solving All Time Best Business Books
Every business comes with challenges, be it marketing, sales, customer service or bad customer reviews. In order to be successful with business, you must be able to problem solve and overcome challenges. Case studies are a great way to practice handling challenges and a good book will be packed with case studies. Good books will try and unravel the paradox and problems in business, and suggest solutions.
Also remember to choose books that have recently been published. There is nothing worse than buying a book published in the 1990’s if you are trying to run a successful business in 2017. Choosing a book that is in tune with the present time is the key.
Self Made: The Definitive Guide to Business Success by Byron Cole & Bianca Miller
If so starting a business is your calling, begin by reading the ‘The Definitive Guide to Business Success’. Co-authored by award winning life coaches Bianca Miller and Byron Cole, this book is a must read for all young entrepreneurs. The book highlights the importance of networking in today’s contacts based world, gives tips on being street smart, resonating with your audience and also explores the issues of personal branding and why it’s important for start-ups.
The writers themselves survived the UK as minorities with Limited opportunities and the label that they would not go far with their business.