Book Reviews

Acquire new skills and knowledge to help you start, manage and run your small business from the best business books today. Read book reviews and excerpts of business books ideal for the home-based and small business entrepreneur.

If you are looking for a book to inspire you, show you real-life strategies and tactics that worked, and to inform you of the best ways to earn money, check out the business books in our Book Review section.

The ABC’s of Building a Business Team That Wins

March 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
The ABC’s of Building a Business Team That Wins

Read an excerpt of the book Rich Dad’s Advisors®: The ABC’s of Building a Business Team That Wins. The books comes a guide on leading a team to greatness.

Read More

Five Ingredients to Make Every Marketing Delivery Sizzle!

February 21, 2017 | By | Reply More
Five Ingredients to Make Every Marketing Delivery Sizzle!

How can you make your marketing delivery sizzle? Read the book ‘Secret Sauce: How to Pack Your Messages with Persuasive Punch” by Harry Mills.

Read More

How to Make Teamwork as a Competitive Advantage

February 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
How to Make Teamwork as a Competitive Advantage

Read about the book EXTREME TEAMS: Why Pixar, Netflix, AirBnB, and Other Cutting-Edge Companies Succeed Where Most Fail by Robert Bruce Shaw.

Read More

Emotional Stories that Sell: Techniques for Deeply Moving Buyers’ Decisions

August 25, 2016 | By | Reply More
Emotional Stories that Sell: Techniques for Deeply Moving Buyers’ Decisions

Emotions play a critical role in buyers’ decisions. Learn some techniques to enhance the emotional impact of the stories you tell buyers.

Read More

Brag! The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It

May 23, 2016 | By | Reply More
Brag! The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It

Self-promotion is an important attribute for getting ahead. Read an excerpt from the book “Brag! The Art of Tooting Your Own Horn Without Blowing It” by Peggy Klaus

Read More

Effective Networking For Professional Success

April 1, 2016 | By | Reply More
Effective Networking For Professional Success

Networking is one skill you need to practice to get ahead and survive these uncertain times. Learn how to widen and make full use of your network.

Read More

Work From Home Ideas. 463 Ways To Make Money From Home.

January 8, 2016 | By | Reply More
Work From Home Ideas. 463 Ways To Make Money From Home.

Do you want to earn money from home but don’t know how? Read about the book Work From Home Ideas 463 Ways To Make Money From Home. By Christine Clayfield

Read More

Dare to Dream, Dream to Dare

March 7, 2015 | By | Reply More
Dare to Dream, Dream to Dare

Excerpt from Chapter 2 “Dare to Dream, Dream to Dare” of the book Tiger Heart, Tiger Mind: How To Empower Your Dream: A Zentrepreneur’s Guide

Read More

Open Innovation: How to Create and Profit from Technology

February 18, 2015 | By | Reply More
Open Innovation: How to Create and Profit from Technology

Companies that don’t innovate die. Learn the things you need to do to create and profit from technology from the book Open Innovation by Henry Chesbrough

Read More

There’s No Such Thing As “Business” Ethics: There’s Only One Rule for Making Decisions

January 28, 2015 | By | Reply More
There’s No Such Thing As “Business” Ethics: There’s Only One Rule for Making Decisions

People want to know: Why is ethics in such a terrible state? Read an excerpt from the book “There’s No Such Thing As “Business” Ethics: There’s Only One Rule for Making Decisions”

Read More

How to Become CEO: The Rules for Rising to the Top of Any Organization

January 19, 2015 | By | Reply More
How to Become CEO: The Rules for Rising to the Top of Any Organization

Book Excerpt Below is an excerpt from the book How to Become CEO: The Rules for Rising to the Top of Any Organizationby Jeffrey J. Fox. Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved Always Take the Job That Offers the Most Money After you have decided what you want to do–whether it is banking, advertising, manufacturing, […]

Read More

Book Review: Accounting for the Numberphobic

August 27, 2014 | By | Reply More
Book Review: Accounting for the Numberphobic

Refusing to understand the finances of the business is one of the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs can make. Read a review of the book “Accounting for the Numberphobic: A Survival Guide for Small Business Owners” by Dawn Fotopulus.

Read More