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Recommended Business Books to Badass Your Business

"Where you'll be in five years will depend on the books you read, the people you associate with, and the actions you take."

Brad Sugars

Why Read Business Books?!

expand your

Make fewer Mistakes
by learning from others that have “been there” & “done that”

ideas from your industry & other industries 

pick up
Tips & Ideas

common pitfalls


from activities and worksheets fine-tuned by others

learn new
that you can apply

Challenge Yourself
to think outside the box

Invest in Yourself
books are a source of knowledge
(& a tax write-off)

Recommended Business Books to Badass Your Business

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Building a StoryBrand: Clarify Your Message So Customers Will Listen

by: Donald Miller

This book teaches you how to use storytelling to make your messaging and branding simpler and more effective. This book will help you create a clear marketing message, AND develop a quality website that will connect with your target audience.

There is a 7-Part Framework – you can follow along and work on your own business message simultaneously while reading the book.

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Talk Triggers: The Complete Guide to Creating Customers with Word of Mouth

by: Jay Baer and Daniel Lemin

Create word of mouth for your business! This book will help you zig while everyone zags. Word of mouth is more powerful, and way cheaper, than any other form of marketing. Talk Triggers is a practical guide on how to use bold operational differentiators to create customer conversations – You know, like the warm cookie you get when you check into a DoubleTree hotel. This isn’t magic or luck, there’s an actual plan here. They call it the 4-5-6 method. As they say, “Same Is Lame”, but different is risky. This book takes most of the risk out of it and will get you to thinking about how you can set yourself apart from a “sea of sameness”.

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Badass Your Brand: The Impatient Entrepreneur's Guide to Turning Expertise into Profit

by: Pia Silva

Forget everything you think you know about branding and “starting a business,” and throw out your “how to write a business plan” workbook. It’s never been easier to capitalize on the knowledge and expertise you already have, and with a few simple steps you can start making more doing what you love like the Badass that you are.

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Don’t forget to download the supplemental workbook!