Discover the secrets of success. I often asked those I interview about books that have inspired them. I believe education is the key to changing your circumstances. Here is a list of books that I have read and which have inspired me. They all teach powerful principles that quickly inspire you to a better way of life. If you do not own these books, start with at least one right now:
How will you Measure your Life by Clayton M. Christensen
After reading this I felt Harvard educated. Clayton is able to teach successful business principles that are applicable to building a strong business and a strong family. In this book you will learn how to develop a personal and business strategy that will help you find success.
The Greatest Salesman in the World by Og Mandino
Filled with an engaging story and pages of positive affirmations, this book is for anyone serious about selling. Here you will learn the secrets of success in selling.
The Miracle of Forgiveness by Spencer W. Kimball
This book will give you an idea of what living a pure and spiritual life requires. You will learn the eternal consequences of sin and how to find happiness in life through repentance and forgiveness.
Execution The Discipline of Getting Things Done by Larry Bossidy and Ram Charan
This book took me to the next level when it comes to taking action in life. From setting goals to influencing the culture of an large organization this book will help you find greater success in life.
On Writing by Stephen King
Having never been specifically instructed in the craft of writing, reading what successful writers teach is helpful. I did not feel bombarded with fancy grammatical concepts that I was not interested in learning. Stephen does a great job at providing a healthy dose of encouragement and writing strategies that will help enhance your skills.
The Great Apostasy by James E. Talmage
This is a fascinating read regarding the history of the of Christ’s church as was originally organized with the Twelve Apostles. James teaches the necessity of the organization that existed in the primitive church and shows how modern Christianity has departed from it.
Scientific Advertising by Claude Hopkins
This is a classic book in advertising and marketing literature. If your marketing people haven’t read it, they need to.
Never Eat Alone by Keith Ferrazzi
This book blew my mind. Keith is a Harvard grad and a relationship expert. The world would be a better place if everyone read this book.
Who Moved my Cheese? by Spencer Johnson
If you have ever had trouble dealing with change or have been part of an organization that has struggled adapting to changes then you need to read this book. It’s a quick read and will change your life.
Influencer by a bunch of people
Every entrepreneur needs to read this. I still find myself excited by the principles that it teaches when it comes to learning to influence others. If you can master these principles than you will be a powerful leader and business guru.
Love is the Killer App by Tim Sanders
This was my first introduction into networking. Tim is a master of creating positive relationships and connecting people. If you want to be successful in life, read this book.
180 Experiences that will Strengthen your Marriage by Dustin A. Wiggins
This is by far the best book in existence to help strengthen relationships all over the universe! Even the famous Dating Divas were raving about its awesomeness.