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How Entrepreneurs Can Read to Lead

Sometime in the last 5,000 years somebody may have experienced a similar problem. The tips you need might be in books. Here's how to peruse and use them.

Report: As Negotiations Falter, Amazon Takes Aim at Publishing Giant Hachette

Browsing for works by Malcolm Gladwell or JD Salinger on Amazon? The online giant would prefer you purchase something else instead.

Want to Write a Book? Consider These 3 Self-Publishing Options.

Thinking of writing a book? Here are reasons every entrepreneur should consider self-publishing and how to get started.

The 7 Books Every Entrepreneur Needs to Read When They're Discouraged

As a founder, you are going to see your fair share of twists and turns, with some making you want to throw in the towel. Here are seven books to read when you are feeling discouraged and need to feel inspired.

This Famous Book Is Now Available in a Crazy New Format Designed to Help You Read Faster

E-reader company Oyster has released a classic business best seller in a new pulsating format created by startup Spritz.

What I Learned About PR From Working With Steve Jobs

I had the 'pressure' of working with him in the Toy Story days of Pixar. Never before or since have I encountered a CEO who was willing to make the effort to develop close personal relationships with the journalists who covered his company.

3 Books to Help You Form Better Habits, Be More Creative and Think Like a Leader

James Clear talks about three books that have fascinated him and inspired his writing.

How Chicken Soup For the Soul Started Selling Actual Soup

The feel-good book publisher's move into food products provides a lesson in how to stay true to your brand even as you expand.

Smile! 5 Books to Celebrate International Day of Happiness.

March 20 marks the global day to recognize joy. Here are some recommended reads to mark the occasion.

QuickBooks Adds New Features to Speed Up Payment Processing

Intuit announced new QuickBooks features that aim to accelerate and simplify paperless payments.

New E-Reader App Hatches a Clever Plan to Get You to Actually Read

The just-launched Rooster app, inspired by episodic television, aims to boost fiction readership by parsing out books in convenient and immersive installments.

The 3 Best Books For Entrepreneurs to Return To, Again and Again

Of the hundreds of books about success and entrepreneurship, there are three classics that hold up over time and continue to inform and amaze.

6 Books Every Mobile-App Entrepreneur Must Read

With the mobile market continuing to gain momentum, more people are looking to get a piece of the pie. For those wanting to get a start in the world, here are a few books to get you started.

Want Clients to Know You Before a Pitch? Write a Book.

Being an author can help you expand your network of customers by making you an authority on a topic.

The Ban on Talking in the Elevator at Goldman Sachs Can Finally Go Away

John Lefevre, the man unmasked as the author of the @GSElevator Twitter account that purported to dish out snippets of uncensored conversation at Goldman Sachs, was found to have never worked at the bank.

Don't Let That Cat in the Hat In: 5 Lessons From Kids' Stories

The simple messages in childrenÂ’s books often reveal sage wisdom applicable for business leaders.

5 Must-Read Books For Every Entrepreneur

From marketing to leadership, books often provide entrepreneurs the insight they need to make it on their journey. Here we offer up five must-read books for every entrepreneur.

3 Fun Apps That Will Make You Feel Epic

Get a coach, a task master and a personal library on your mobile device.

Before You Quit Your Job, Do These 10 Things

In his new book Smart People Should Build Things, the founder of Venture of America Andrew Yang offers up advice on how aspiring entrepreneurs can begin getting their startup dream off the ground.

How Ordinary Skills Led to an Extraordinary Life for 'Dilbert' Creator

Scott Adams describes himself as a man with average skills who failed at almost everything. Yet, he has a bestselling book and created one of the most popular comics of all time. Here's how he did it.

We Test It: Evernote Smart Notebooks by Moleskine

Evernote and Moleskine joined forces on searchable smart notebooks, but our writer is sticking with her old-school paper versions for now.

Finding Growth By Changing Your Mindset

No one wins with traditional marketing. With the right mindset and approach, you too can hack your business's growth.

5 Steps to Building a Business Book Club

How one entrepreneur put a new spin on an old concept and created a way to help fellow business owners.

We Test It: Scribd's All-You-Can Read Digital Buffet

Is a Netflix for books worth it yet? We put it through the bibliophile's test.

10 Reasons Not to Write a Business Plan

Writing a business plan isn't for everyone. Here are ten strategies you might be better off trying first.

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