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In The Lean Startup, entrepreneur Eric Ries proposes a scientific approach to starting your business for maximum efficiency, creativity and innovation. Not just for new business owners, the practices he proposes can be used in companies of all sizes.
Nicholas Lovell’s The Curve uses real life examples to answer the question of how to make money from your fans. Read Nicholas’ tips to kick-start your startup in 2015, and why you need to watch Ghostbusters to see what working in a startup is really like.
New year, new job? If that’s the case, take a look at Why You? by entrepreneur and recruitment expert, James Reed. The book takes your through how to answer over 100 interview questions, from the mundane to the blue sky.
It’s official, we’re hooked on our technology. Nir Eyal’s Hookedexplains how to find and use habit-forming opportunities, and how to use these to build viable products. Listen to Nir on how to live in harmony with our technology, exclusively for Think Smarter.
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