If you are looking to become successful, one of the best things you can do is to read or listen to advice given by people who have already done it. Lucky for you, there are plenty of books out there that will help to distill the secrets of success. They range from getting started, to pushing past self-doubt, and ultimately getting to your goals. Even when you have reached those financial goals, though, you still might feel a bit disappointed that achieving “the dream” doesn’t guarantee happiness. These 30 books will cover each and every stage of success, no matter what step in the journey you are on.
30. Crushing It! by Gary Vaynerchuck
You may or may not know of Gary Vaynerchuck from his popular YouTube channel called “Ask GaryVee” about hard work and entrepreneurship. He is amazing at helping to encourage people to push past their own self-doubt and figure out how to get to the path to success. In his newest book, Crushing It! How Great Entrepreneurs Build Their Business and Influence- And How You Can, Too he goes over how professionals can use social media to cultivate their personal brand. Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and other platforms have now become absolutely essential to making a name for yourself. This book is great for anyone who is already established in their career, but it can also be helpful for someone who is thinking about pursuing a non-traditional path, and they need to turn their work into a brand.