Goncalo de Vasconcelos Contributor
Serial entrepreneur passionate about startups and scaleups
This is the perfect time to catch-up with the reading that you never had the chance to do. It’s the perfect opportunity to read, learn, think and go back into the office a better leader. There is only one problem. The majority of the business related books are not worth the paper they are written on. There are too many “me too” and that makes it difficult to identify which books are really worth your time.
Our Beans Eat Green is a collaboration between Claudine Green children's advocate and Anita Frost, founding director of Green Bean Collection Ltd.
It’s a recipe book designed to bring families together through cooking and sharing healthy and wholesome food, and to ignite a love of vegetables and wholefoods in young children from infancy onwards.
What better time to try out some new recipes than now?
Our Beans Eat Clean is available to purchase on Amazon, priced at £11.99.
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An entrepreneur’s Mindset through Addiction, Lawsuits, and his Journey to the Edge.
Michael Dash, the book’s author, tells the story of his transition from a life of destructive habits and lifestyles, to a more grounded and healthy life as an entrepreneur.
This is an inspiring account of one man’s journey of developing new routines and habits that would change his life for the better.
Richard Branson is the Founder of the Virgin Group, and has been in business for 50 years, so he definitely knows his way around.
In this brilliant book, he shares insider tips and lessons on everything from being a manager to managing finances. It is a unique insight into Branson’s life, the way he thinks, and how he embraces challenge with everything he’s got.
The Making of a Manager - Julie Zhuo
Julie Zhuo is a leader in the tech industry. In this raw and honest book, she describes her own story of how she worked through the challenges of her co-workers becoming her employees overnight, and the new responsibility and dynamics that created for her.
At just 25 years of age, she had no formal training, or experience managing other people before, so she had to learn everything from scratch.
In this down-to-earth and human book, Julie shares simple and practical advice and information about the nature of management, and how to negotiate the challenges and stresses that go along with it.
A brilliant read for anyone aspiring, new to, or experienced in management.
Buy it now on Amazon...
John Calvin Maxwell is an American author, speaker, and pastor who has written many books, primarily focusing on leadership. Titles include The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership and The 21 Indispensable Qualities of a Leader. His books have sold millions of copies, with some on the New York Times Best Seller List
Each week John gives you leadership lessons you can take with you as you go ... A one-minute teaching video from John C. Maxwell every day on a leadership word or principle offered to you by The John Maxwell Team.
A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.
People never care how much you know until they know how much you care.
People buy into the leader before they buy into the vision.
John C. Maxwell is one of today's top leadership thinkers.