WorkParty™ is a movement for a new generation of women who are redefining the meaning of work on their own terms. Jaclyn Johnson is spearheading one of the most powerful & influential online platforms and conferences in the country. She’s taking her working knowledge from life’s experiences and pouring them into the WorkParty book. With stories from leading female entrepreneurs, this book offers tips and tricks from the best in the business, while cultivating the passion and happiness you need to succeed. On shelves August 21st!
The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck
This highly recommended book is a counterintuitive approach to living a good life. Written by Mark Manson, he explores a remedy for the let’s-all-feel-good mindset that tells us to be positive and optimistic all the time. Although he states the obvious in most cases, people often forget how powerful and influential our thoughts can be. His profane, satirical, and wise advice is just what every millennial women should know while navigating the first few years of adulthood. This book is a must read for perfectionists, excuse givers, and/or any girl boss hoping to get through the next year with her sanity in tact.
Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience, and Finding Joy
Option B combines Sheryl Sandberg’s insights into adversity and resilience, two major qualities that will set an emerging entrepreneur on the right path. Being a “Founder” is a term that is consumed of many hats. Sheryl expresses the important of finding strength in the middle of hardship, whether that hardship takes the form of an illness, loss of a job, sexual assault, or natural disaster. This book is a reminder that all people can heal.
You Are a Badass at Making Money
In a time where money is not the most comfortable topic to discuss, millennials are becoming more aware. Jen Sincero has a no-nonsense humor and honesty that resonates with readers. She channels the same relatable moments we all have or are going through. Unlike so many other financials guides, she gives you practically actionable exercises to change your thoughts and feelings about money. When you put it down, you’ll have no problem understanding exactly what it will take to reach your financial goals.
Now there is no way we could leave our girl, Sophia Amoruso off the list of GirlBoss books every millennial woman should read. There’s a good reason why she is on almost every list of books for female entrepreneurs to read. This a classic read about Sohpia’s life, but it is an inspirational story of a woman who built a major company from nothing. Watching her life after Nastygal has been powerful because of the real-life trials and tribulations. Be sure to pick this one up from your local bookstore or on Amazon.
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