When you aspire to successfully build and establish a business, there is no better thing to do than to educate yourself and the best way to do so is by reading.
People often wonder why someone is successful and the next person is not. But if you look a little closer and study the habits of said successful people, you will come to find that most of them are avid readers.
According to “The Entrepreneur Way”:
Bill Bates reads one book per week.
Mark Zuckerberg reads one book every two weeks.
Elon Musk is an avid reader
Warren Buffett spends about 80% of his day reading.
Mark Cuban reads for more than three hours every day.
Oprah reads one book every month.
Here is a carefully curated list of 5 books every young entrepreneur should read
Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki
This is one of the best books ever written. I am certain most of you would have come across it at one point or the other. If you are an entrepreneur or you aspire to be one, this is a must-read.
How to Win Friends and Influence People by Dale Carnegie
This 80-year old book has sold over 15 millions copies worldwide and is still very relevant to entrepreneurs today.
Think and Grow Rich by Napleon Hill
“Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve”, Such a powerful message from Dr Napoleon Hill in this book. This book helps you understand that the mind is a very powerful tools and if used correctly, the possibilities are boundless.
The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason
This book is simply brilliant. It explains why wealth creation is important and how to create wealth. It also buttresses on why and how to save money.
The One Thing by Gary Keller
Do yourself a favour and get a copy of at least one these books and get a whole new understanding of entrepreneurship.