Whether you are struggling with your finances, personal life, or trying to advance in your career, here are 10 great reads that every Boss Chick should own.
Think and Grow Rich for Women by Sharon Lechter restructures the wealth-building masterwork of Think & Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill into a guide for modern women. This new book—authorized by the Napoleon Hill Foundation—blends the stories of outstanding women (including Oprah Winfrey, Maya Angelou, Helen Keller and Audrey Hepburn) with Hill’s Thirteen Steps for Riches.
#GirlBoss is written by Sophia Amoruso, the CEO and founder of Nasty Gal clothing company. Describing her journey from shoplifter to a multimillionaire entrepreneur, Amoruso’s book is an advice memoir that stresses a do-it-yourself approach to success. Offering personal anecdotes on how she turned her eBay store into a successful online retailer, #GirlBoss is an excellent read for young aspiring entrepreneurs.
Real Money Answers for Every Woman: How to Win the Money Game With or Without a Man by Patrice Washington guides readers through practical money lessons and exercises that will help them create wealthy habits, earn more money using their gifts, manage their money wisely and get comfortable having uncomfortable conversations around money..
The 10 Commandments Of A Boss Chick by Sunny Smith-Williams is a must-have empowerment guide for today’s striving women! This self-help companion is a road-map designed to empower women to avoid the common pitfalls that often derail many from achieving their dreams. Getting to the Top on Your Own Terms by Lauren Maillian Bias helps women get to the top by tackling challenges in the corporate world with enthusiasm, innovation, and ambition. This book will show women how to achieve high levels of happiness and success in life by finding the characteristics that make them unique. The Power Playbook by LaLa Anthony is the empowering guide to forging professional success, establishing financial independence, and finding balance for a truly satisfying life..
The Girlprint by Valeisha Butterfield-Jones is a book written after years of the author following her professional dreams and mentoring other young women along the way. Playing off its name, the book acts as a “blueprint” for young women to help them make their career dreams a reality.
Successful Women Think Differently: 9 Habits to Make You Happier, Healthier, and More Resilient by Valorie Burton is a book written by a professional certified coach who helps women to think outside the box when it comes to making smart career decisions. Guiding women with tips on the subjects of work, spiritual life, health, and finances, Burton’s book is one that will surely have you feeling inspired, motivated, and empowered.
Expect to Win: 10 Proven Strategies for Thriving in the Workplace by Carla A. Harris is an overview of how women can thrive in corporate America. Harris, a highly respected and powerful businesswoman, shares advice and tips to help professionals climb the ladder of success.
Get Yours!: How to Have Everything You Ever Dreamed of and More, written by Amy DuBois Barnett, gives women tools to discover their passions and to live a meaningful life. Inspired by Barnett’s journey from unhappiness to fulfillment, the award-winning journalist discusses her road to success, while mentioning celebrity role models like Gabrielle Union and Venus Williams as inspiration.
The ten self help, motivational books are perfect for Boss Chicks of all ages, young or old, and make great gifts as well. Most of these ship in 24 hours through Amazon Prime. A few of the books are audible as well. Which books are you currently reading/listening to? What did we miss? Let us know in the comments below.