Get Equipped and Ready to Launch your Tech Start-up, with our Reading Recommendations

So, you’re about to launch your tech start-up in 2019… but wondering how can you prepare yourself further? Why not browse this carefully compiled reading list below and some gather creative inspiration, an understanding of how to network like a seasoned pro plus, how to stay aware of emerging trends in your sector. Knowledge is power so let the reading commence!

How Google Works

Without question, Google is probably the most inspiring company for almost everyone in the industry. But just how exactly has it become the giant it is?

Grab an insight from Google executives, Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg. Enjoy exploring strategy, culture, business philosophy, and the crucial decisions that have made the brand. Instil Google’s innovation and spirit in your new venture with How Google Works!

Networking Like a Pro

Making contacts is crucial for your business. Need a few tips to boost your skills and confidence? This is it. From who to approach to what to say, Networking Like a Pro gives you the tools to boost and perfect your networking strategy, making invaluable business connections that may make the difference between success and failure in the future.

Elon Musk: How the Billionaire CEO of SpaceX and Tesla is Shaping Our Future

Look for sources of inspiration to keep yourself motivated and seeking new ways to drive your business forward. If you’re in the tech industry, you have to read up on the incredible Elon Musk. Born in South Africa, he’s the innovator behind PayPal, Tesla, SpaceX, and SolarCity. Determined to send people to space, help the planet and colonise Mars while making money, Musk has a captivating outlook and character that may change how you even deal with day-to-day business opportunities.

The author came from a particularly tough upbringing and school life, but went on to excel academically, before launching two dot-com successes — including PayPal. Opting to go it alone and investing in rockets and electric cars, technology took over Musk’s life and this book by reporter, Ashlee Vance, details the exciting, whirlwind personal and business life of Elon Musk.


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30 must-read books on business, technology and productivity, as picked by entrepreneurs

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