Beyond the Cap and Gown: New Books for Success in Life and Business

05 Jun Beyond the Cap and Gown: New Books for Success in Life and Business

The new books keep rolling in at the library. Here are some recent recommendations that are in the running for best business books in 2016 (so far). They are here now or coming to our library collection soon.

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Originals: How Non-Conformists Move the World by Adam Grant

Learn how you can become more original, recognize a good idea, manage fear and doubt, and nurture originality in children. With inspiring stories and surprising studies, this book will help you discover what it takes to become more creative and champion new ideas. A New York Times bestseller, available in book or ebook formats.

#AskGaryVee: One Entrepreneur’s Take on Leadership, Social Media, and Self-Awareness by Gary Vaynerchuk

Looking for advice on marketing, social media, and entrepreneurship, then check out Vaynerchuk’s (the fellow who introduced the concept of ‘crush it’) new title #AskGaryVee. Learn how to get things done in a big way.

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The Third Wave: An Entrepreneur’s Vision of the Future by Steve Case

Need a road map for how to succeed in a world of rapidly changing technology and how you will deal with customers or competitors? Here’s a book for you. Case thinks the next wave on the Internet will impact the health, education, transportation, energy, and food industries. Learn how.

Find Your Extraordinary: Dream Bigger, Live Happier, and Achieve Success on Your Own Terms by Jessica Delullo Herrin

Herrin uses her experience as a successful CEO to inspire and empower others to take their lives from ordinary to extraordinary in career, happiness, and life. Packed with examples and delivered with flair, this book will amp up your motivation.

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Born for This: How to Find the Work You Were Meant to Do by Chris Guillebeau

Learn how to hack the job of your dreams, find your ideal working conditions, create plans to take smarter career risks, build your own business, and become a rock star at any creative endeavor by creating a loyal base of fans and followers.