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Daymond John is a businessman, investor, television personality, author, and motivational speaker. He is the founder and CEO of FUBU and The Shark Group. He also appears in ABC's reality television series Shark Tank.
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Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man
Emmanuel Acho - Nov 10, 2020
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An urgent primer on race and racism, from the host of the viral hit video series“Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man”“You cannot fix a problem you do not know you have.” So begins Emmanuel Acho in his essential guide to the truths Americans need to know to address the systemic racism that has recently electrified protests in all fifty stat...
Daymond John
Feb 08, 2021
One thing I’ve learned throughout my life, and especially over the past year, is that progress cannot be made without having uncomfortable conversations. This book creates a space for and encourages us to do just that. We can all learn something from Emmanuel Acho’s vulnerability, compassion, leadership, and transparency      source
Rich Dad Poor Dad
What the Rich Teach their Kids About Money
Robert T Kiyosaki - May 14, 2020 (first published in 1997)
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The #1 Personal Finance book of all time, Robert Kiyosaki shares the story of his two dad: his real father, whom he calls his poor dad, ' and the father of his best friend, the man who became his mentor and his rich dad.' One man was well educated and an employee all his life, the other's education was street smarts" over traditional classroom educ...
Daymond John
Feb 08, 2021
My biggest piece of advice to every single person who approaches me for insights is always to prioritize financial literacy and educating yourself on personal finance. This audiobook may break down finance into simple terms, but the results you can get from listening to it are life-changing      source
Brand Intervention
33 Steps to Transform the Brand You Have into the Brand You Need
David Brier - Nov 29, 2017
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Brand Intervention, 33 Steps to Transform The Brand You Have into the Brand You Need, is the first book written for CEOs, entrepreneurs, brands, and startups that don't have time to read a book on branding.You and your brand are a revolution waiting to happen. This book was written to provide the tools to get your brand seen, heard, and ready to ...
Daymond John
Jan 13, 2018
What a busy week. I’m just about finished reading #BrandIntervention from my buddy David for the 2nd time. As a dyslexic, Its always better the 2nd time around. Thank you Dee for writing such a great book.      source
The Mask of Masculinity
How Men Can Embrace Vulnerability, Create Strong Relationships, and Live Their Fullest Lives
Lewis Howes - Oct 31, 2017
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At 30 years old, Lewis Howes was outwardly thriving but unfulfilled inside. He was a successful athlete and businessman, achieving goals beyond his wildest dreams, but he felt empty, angry, frustrated, and always chasing something that was never enough. His whole identity had been built on misguided beliefs about what "masculinity" was.Howes began ...
Daymond John
Nov 01, 2017
Newest addition to my book shelf! I was able to get a copy of #MaskOfMasculinity by my man @lewishowes early, and let me tell you, it’s one incredible read. In it, Lewis explores and teaches you how to take off the nine different "masks" that men build for themselves. But the best part is this book isn’t just for men, it's an excellent insight for everyone and really explores why some men act the way they do and how to take off the masks they have built for themselves. Available at all the major book retailers, get your copy asap!      source
Own It
The Power of Women at Work
Sallie Krawcheck - Jan 17, 2017
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A Wall Street Journal and Washington Post Bestseller, Own It is a new kind of career playbook for a new era of feminism, offering women a new set of rules for professional success: one that plays to their strengths and builds on the power they already have. Weren't women supposed to have "arrived"? Perhaps with the nation's first female President, ...
Daymond John
May 25, 2017
Women ARE the future of business. Learn how to better empower yourselves with this great read from @sallie.krawcheck      source
Be Obsessed or Be Average
Grant Cardone - Oct 11, 2016
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Obsession saved my life and made me a business superstar. What can it do for you?.......
Daymond John
Oct 13, 2016
Great book on learning how to nurture your obsessions and turn them into success.       source
The Lean Startup
How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses
Eric Ries - Sep 13, 2011
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Most startups fail. But many of those failures are preventable. The Lean Startup is a new approach being adopted across the globe, changing the way companies are built and new products are launched. Eric Ries defines a startup as an organization dedicated to creating something new under conditions of extreme uncertainty. This is just as true for on...
Daymond John
Dec 10, 2015
This is a great companion piece to my #PowerofBroke and are principles I preach to all my entrepreneurs.      source
Think and Grow Rich
Napoleon Hill - Feb 02, 2019 (first published in 1937)
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Ao revelar o segredo do seu sucesso ao jornalista Napoleon Hill, o multimilionário Andrew Carnegie serviu de inspiração a um dos maiores best sellers de todos os tempos. Pense e Fique Rico reúne os segredos de alguns dos homens mais influentes do século XX, como Henry Ford, Jonh D. Rockefeller ou George Eastman, o fundador da Kodak. A formula mágic...
Daymond John
Sep 09, 2015
People always talk about summer book lists, but what's on your fall list? I wanted to share one of my all-time favorite books, Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill. The main takeaway from this book that I learned is goal-setting. This book made me realize the importance that when you don't set very specific goals for yourself, you can find yourself making excuses for why you're not working as hard as you can be.      source
Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook
How to Tell Your Story in a Noisy Social World
Gary Vaynerchuk - Nov 26, 2013
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The New York Times bestselling author and social media expert returns with hard-won advice on how to connect with customers and beat the competition by mastering social media marketingWhen managers and marketers outline their social media strategies, they often plan for the "right hook"-their next highly anticipated sale or campaign that's going to...
Daymond John
Nov 22, 2014
[email protected] been recommending your book #jabjabjabrighthook to everyone. definitely a must read! #SharkTank #AskTheShark      source
How to Win Friends and Influence People
Dale Carnegie - Jan 03, 2020 (first published in 1936)
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You can go after the job you want...and get it! You can take the job you have...and improve it! You can take any situation you're in...and make it work for you!Since its release in 1936, How to Win Friends and Influence People has sold more than 15 million copies. Dale Carnegie's first book is a timeless bestseller, packed with rock-solid advice th...
Daymond John
I love all the Dale Carnegie books.      source
Creative Calling
Establish a Daily Practice, Infuse Your World with Meaning, and Succeed in Work + Life
Chase Jarvis - Sep 24, 2019
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Life isn’t about “finding” fulfillment and success — it’s about creating it. Why then has creativity been given a back seat in our culture?  No longer. ** A Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times and Publishers Weekly  Bestseller  ** Creativity is a force inside every person that, when unleashed, transfo...
Daymond John
Everyone has a dream. In Creative Calling, Chase gives us the closest thing there is to a roadmap for pursuing that dream―and succeeding in the process. It’s a must read for any creator or entrepreneur.      source
Flip the Script by Oren Klaff
The War on Normal People by Andrew Yang
The Richest Man in Babylon by George S. Clason
Don't Bullsh*t Yourself! by Jon Taffer
Everything I Never Learned in School by Darin Colucci
Blue Ocean Strategy by W. Chan Kim
Invisible Selling Machine by Ryan Deiss
How to Ruin a Business Without Really Trying by MJ Gottlieb
Stout Advice by Logan Stout
Freakonomics by Steven D. Levitt
Who Moved My Cheese? by Spencer Johnson
Genghis Khan and the Making of the Modern World by Jack Weatherford by Jack Weatherford