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Pivot or not to pivot, that is the question

The Lean Startup: How Today’s Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses – Eric Ries In short According to Steve Blank, a former serial entrepreneur and a professor of entrepreneurship, this is one of the top three books about entrepreneurship. While I consider this book and the concepts to be difficult to understand, I tend to […]


How to build your own business with only a $100

The 100 Dollar Startup: Fire Your Boss, Do What You Love And Work Better To Live More – Chris Guillebeau In short This book aims to show that you can indeed do what you want in your life and that it really is not that hard. While it is a book about entrepreneurship, it focuses […]


Looking for good books about entrepreneurship?

Steve Blank has a solution for you! Steve Blank – A former serial entrepreneur and a professor (teaching entrepreneurhip at Stanford University and several others) visited Finland last week. This awesome event was arranged by Aalto Entrepreneurship Society. Even though I was not there, I am under impression that his visit had quite an impact. You can […]

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What can you get when you mix psychology and personal finance?

I Will Teach You To Be Rich – Ramit Sethi Ramit Sethi has been a great inspiration for me. He has found his own special niche in personal finance literature by focusing on psychology behind the money, big wins and earning more. The name of the book is controversial for many reasons. It easily makes […]


Do you have a “big hat” but “no cattle”?

The Millionaire Next Door: The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthy – Thomas J. Stanley, William D. Danko The book Millionaire Next Door by Thomas J. Stanley and William D. Danko is something very often referred by the Personal Finance bloggers and writers around the net. And there is a good reason for it. People whom […]


Think less, do more!

Winning – Jack Welch with Suzy Welch Some months back I did not have much else to read and finally thought that I would give the Winning a try. I used to categorize it in to same group as books by Donald Trump – that meaning a total waste of time. I do have to […]


Forging an idea into a business

Anyone Can Do It: Building Coffee Republic from Our Kitchen Table – Sahar & Bobby Hashemi For several years I have been interested in entrepreneurship. When I have been thinking about my own possibilities after the University, it has always been one of my options. I have had several ideas in my mind what I […]


Tips and tricks that can change your whole life

The 4-Hour Work Week: Escape the 9-5, live anywhere and join the new rich – Timothy Ferris One word review that covers it well: superb. Well… I was planning to leave it at that, but after careful consideration I want to dive a bit deeper into it. The 4-Hour Work Week is by no means […]


Business advice of a billionaire adventurer

Business Stripped Bare: Adventures of a Global Entrepreneur – Richard Branson Richard Branson is a person I could talk a lot about. I have always had several role-models in business and life, starting from my own dad, relatives and family friends to people in the world of business and even in fiction (Scrooge McDuck). Richard […]