It takes a lot to be a boss! Staying up-to-date on your craft, dedicated, persistent, motivated to succeed, and true to yourself will not only lead to the results you want but also personal and professional growth. As 2016 approaches, prepare yourself for a better year by learning new tactics that will help you achieve a new level of success. The most convenient way to do this is to read books centered around the topic. You'll feel empowered after reading any of the 7 inspirational books for women below!
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Price: $21.09 (Hard Cover), $16.31 (Paperback), or $12.99 (E-Book)
Think and Grow Rich for Women addresses the issues women face today with real-life advice on how to overcome obstacles and seize opportunities—from family issues, to job advancement, to business ownership. Think and Grow Rich for Women debunks the work/life balance guilt trip that women struggle with and provides a master plan for success for all women. Another treat in the book are case studies on notable women (like Oprah Winfrey and many more) who have changed history, created great business success, and provided great opportunities for others.
Price: $17.46 (Hard Cover), $11.25 (Paperback), or $11.99 (E-Book)
As a self-made entrepreneur with a successful fashion line, a cosmetics company, a reality show, and a budding acting career, La La Anthony knows what it takes to follow a dream, forge goals, and work relentlessly to achieve them. Illustrated by personal stories of her own professional triumphs and challenges, La La reveals her secrets to finding success on your own terms. She shares her hard-won wisdom on how her readers can do the same in addition to tried-and-true advice for reaching new levels of success in whatever you set out to do.
Gilt Groupe – launched by Alexis Maybank, Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, and three colleagues in 2007 – is one of the most fascinating startups of recent years, with a valuation of more than $1 billion. And it all began with one bold idea: to bring sample sales online and change the way millions shop. With online shopping, shopping would become not just easier, but so much fun. Turning the vision of shopping into a competitive, addictive, urgent, and thrilling—a rush delivered at the same time each day--- experience wasn't easy. Alexis and Alexandra share their perspective in this dramatic story of Gilt’s birth, rise, and evolution. They show how they juggled the conflicting needs of their suppliers, engineers, marketers, and potential investors. They explain how they blended their individual strengths and weaknesses and managed their rapidly growing team. They cover the growing pains of expanding into new categories and they take us through the darkest moments of the recession when Gilt might easily have died. As you’ll learn from the true story of Gilt, anything is possible for those with the creativity to recognize a new opportunity and the perseverance to make it real.
Global fashion communications executive, AKA fashion's favorite 'PR girl' and former Twitter phenomenon, Aliza Licht shares her story, life experiences, and insider secrets in this book. Drawing invaluable lessons from her experience, Licht shares advice, inspiration, and a healthy dose of real talk in LEAVE YOUR MARK. She delivers personal and professional guidance for people just starting their careers and for people who are well on their way. With a particular emphasis on communicating and building your personal brand, something she knows a thing or two about, Aliza is your sassy, knowledgeable guide to the contemporary working world, where personal and professional lines are blurred and the most important thing you can have is a strong sense of self.
Price: $22.41 (Hard Cover), $14.40 (Paperback) or $12.99 (E-Book)
Juicy Couture creators Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor reveal the secrets of the brand’s success. The Glitter Plan shows readers how to transform passion and ideas into business success. Aspiring designers, Juicy fans, and business readers of all stripes will be enthralled by the story of spirit and savvy behind Pam & Gela’s multimillion-dollar fashion empire.
Girl Code is a roadmap for female entrepreneurs, professional women, “side hustlers” (those with a day job who are building a business on the side), and anyone in between who wants to become a better woman. This book will not teach you how to build a multimillion dollar business. It won’t teach you about systems or operational processes. But it will teach you how to build confidence in yourself, reconnect with your “why,” eradicate jealousy, and ultimately learn the power of connection. Because at the end of the day, that’s what life and business is all about.
Miss Jessie's is a memoir and business guide rich with inspirational life lessons and unique business advice from Miko Branch, the Chief Executive Officer of the dynamic Miss Jessie’s — the company that revolutionized the haircare industry. As co-founders of Miss Jessie's, Miko reveals how she and her sister Titi applied life lessons from their childhood to create a successful business from scratch. A family memoir with a wealth of practical business advice and handy hair tips, Miko speaks honestly of her mistakes and successes, and of her role as an industry leader, negotiating multi-million dollar deals while at the same time restoring the self-esteem of natural and curly haired women.
Invest in yourself and purchase 1 or all of these books! Each one holds important lessons and advice that could be exactly what you need to make 2016 YOUR YEAR!