Our Favorite Empowering Books
As a starting entrepreneur you are likely looking for how to get the best out of yourself and your company and asking yourself questions like, how can I develop myself, what is the best way to work and how can I keep motivating myself? We have gathered our top books to help you with this!
We gathered 5 books that can help you both on a personal and entrepreneurial level, as these books not only help you to be more positive in life and keep the motivation, but they also offer real scientific supporting tips & tricks to make you and your business stronger. While you're reading, take a look at things in a different way so you can find happiness with yourself, because that's what it's all about!
1. Becoming Bulletproof - Evy Poumpourasca
Learn to transform yourself into a more confident and powerful person knowing that the true power is not in your body, but in your mind. Learn how to read people, deal with stressful situations, live a fearless life and influence how you are seen by other people. When you are 'bulletproof', you are a confident, powerful and courageous version of yourself! In addition to helping you developing yourself, this book will also make you feel stronger as an entrepreneur.
2. The Four Tendencies - Gretchen Rubin
According to Gretchen Rubin everyone falls into 1 of the 4 personality types and if you know yours, it will make your life a lot easier; you can be a persistent person, a questioner, an obligator or a rebel. Our tendency determines our behavior and if we know which personality type we have, we can make better decisions, experience less stress, and be able to apply yourself more effectively. This book provides not just sharp insight, but also hilarious examples. By being aware of The Four Tendencies you will become healthier, happier, more productive and more creative. What more could you want?
3. Think like a Monk - Jay Shetty
This book helps you go further in your personal development. Jay Shetty writes in a beautiful way, teaching how you can live fully and integrate Buddhism into your daily life to reduce stress for yourself and your business, improve your relationships (also with customers) and let your talents emerge even more. Jay translates the profound and sometimes complicated lessons from the Hindu tradition into accessible and practical advice.
4. Untamed Life - Glennon Doyle
In the book Untamed Life, Glennon Doyle tells you how you as a woman can find the guts to be powerful and yourself. If we let go of the expectations the outside world has of us and discover who we really are, it will bring us more happiness in life. Through Glennon's story about trust and victories and the lessons she provides, you will feel more powerful. This is not only great for yourself, but you will also notice that as an entrepreneur you have a clearer goal in mind.
5. How To Live Your Best Life - Maria Hatzistefanis
Maria Hatzistefanis is a real Power Woman who has been building her own beauty empire for over 20 years. The success and glamour is addictive, but what exactly is happiness? And how do you stay with both feet on the ground? Based on her own experiences she teaches how to face opportunities and challenges with open arms, but to keep perspective and use common sense. Maria is an inspiring example of a true power woman, and through this book she teaches you to control your mindset and embark on the journey to happiness and success.
You Go Girl!
These books can give you insight and advice to help you to think more positively and urge you to go after your goals. Get carried away by the inspiring stories and take yourself and your business to the next level because you are born to be a brow boss!