We're all about making 2018 the year of success but sometimes we can all need a little motivation to get us started. Picking up a good book can really get your gears in motion and provide some awesome mantras to prepare yourself to kick some metaphorical ass!
Without further ado, here are five books that will get you feeling pumped to work towards your Girl Boss goals!
#Girlboss by Sophia Amoruso
How could we write a list about getting your Girl Boss going without mentioning one of the ultimate Girl Bosses, Sophia Amoruso? Life isn't all about the up's and Amoruso details the highs and the lows of founding Nasty Gal and is set to write in the near future about the unfortunate takeover of her first company. With being the CEO and founder of Girlboss.com also under her belt, #Girlboss is a must read for that much needed motivational push.
Little Black Book: A Toolkit for Working Women by Otegha Uwagba
A great read for your commute because as the title suggests, this little pink book is, well, quite little! A modern career guide for aiding the working woman to navigate the professional landscape. With useful advice to help to build the career you want and building your personal brand.
How to be an Overnight Success by Maria Hatzistefanis
Maria Hatzistefanis details how she took her skincare brand Rodial from humble beginnings in her bedroom to a booming business. Filled with practical advice on building your personal brand and how to be an entrepreneur. With advice on networking and thinking outside the box, a definite must-read for those wanting to kickstart their own career.
Capture Your Style by Aimee Song
With social media playing such an important role in how small business, digital natives and bloggers market themselves and their work; it can't help to brush up on your social media game. Aimee Song shares her secrets on creating the ultimate Instagram feed and how to gain more traffic to your page. With practical advice on capturing and editing photo's as well as the best software to use Capture Your Style should definitely be on your To Read List whether you're using Instagram for personal or business use.
How to Style Your Brand by Fiona Humberstone
For those kickstarting their own side-hustles, full-time hustles or seasoned hustlers; How to Style Your Brand helps with creating your brands distinctive brand identity. With how a brand looks being the first thing we experience as consumers, it is vital making sure yours is a cut above the rest. With helpful tips on doing your own graphic design, finding your focus and a plethora of examples of amazing small business' branding; How to Style Your Brand helps give the practical and theoretical principles into stepping up your brand this year.