It’s not always easy to have the creative juices flowing and constantly be thinking of new ideas. These five books are perfect for creatives and entrepreneurs to give you that extra push of inspiration. Clear your mind and learn from the experts on how to reach the success you’ve been aiming for. Regardless of what aspect of your life you are looking to improve, these five best books for entrepreneurs will help you feel more capable of achieving your goals and freeing your creative mind.
1. Creative Confidence: Unleashing the Creative Potential Within Us All
Creativity experts, Tom and David Kelley, give you exactly what you need to break out of your shell. Through stories of their work experience, these brothers provide insights starting with process of innovation to a new way of thinking through creative confidence. Their knowledge is bound to help bring out your inner creativity. This book will inspire you and change how you look at all aspects of your life. The authors’ goals are to help you become more successful in work and personal life by teaching you how embrace your creative side.
2. The War of Art: Break Through the Blocks & Win Your Inner Creative Battles
It’s time to stop letting your fears hold you back from your success. The War of Art will motivate you past your doubts by providing a battle plan to rise above yourself. You are your own worst enemy, and this guide will change that. Tap in to your inner creativity to unleash your potential. Author Stephen Pressfield will help steer you in the right direction to success in your life, whether it is your work or personal life.
3. Writing Down the Bones: Freeing the Writer Within
Calling all writers! This one was recommended to us by our good friend and brand storyteller, Avery Johnson. Clear your mind and enhance your writing with help from author Natalie Goldberg. In this book, Natalie links Zen meditation to writing which will help you access your creative side and further develop your writing craft. In her manual, Goldberg provides advice and tools to help you gain more skills, improve your writing, and inspire your life.
4. Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration
Get the knowledge of how to bring creativity to the business world and lead others to higher success from someone who has achieved just that. Ed Catmull, co-founder of Pixar Animation Studios, presents in this book the techniques and tools he personally used for the success of Pixar. Learn how to use creativity to bring your business or company to a whole new level from first-hand examples.
5. The Lean Brand
One of the most important factors of a successful company is its relationship with its customers. The Lean Brand by Jeremiah Gardner offers insight into the building blocks of passionate relationships. Learn how to engage and grow your audience with the most important aspect: shared value.