Crush It! – Gary Vaynerchuk

Although many people advise against turning your hobby into your day job, Gary Vaynerchuk, an Internet and business phenomenon, vehemently disagrees. He boldly promotes quitting your job to pursue a profession that is your passion. An immigrant from Belarus, Vaynerchuk rose to fame in his mid-30s because of Wine Library TV, the popular, highly publicized …

Never Bet the Farm – Anthony Iaquinto and Stephen Spinelli Jr

Libraries are filled with inspiring but intimidating tales of business success, but such superhero tricks of business engineering seem beyond the reach of mere mortals. Fortunately, Anthony Iaquinto and Stephen Spinelli Jr. provide 15 principles for entrepreneurs. With detailed examples from established companies, such as Dell and Wal-Mart, and more than 80 pages of background …

How to Kill a Unicorn – Mark Payne

Innovation expert Mark Payne presents new, real and valuable ideas about creativity. He paints a convincing picture of how you can make your innovation process more effective and distinctive if you incorporate your core business concerns from the start. However, he warns, considering all of your stakeholders as you innovate requires rigor and focus. Anyone …