The following books, articles and websites are notable resources for the solopreneur, start-up business owner, digital marketer, freelancer, and anyone who wants to pursue an independent income, or is searching for a calling and a passion to turn into a business. (There are no affiliate links).
The first three items listed, two books and an article are in-depth information that supports the manifesto of Create Income Independence and its mission.
The rest are to help you reach your own mission to independence.
- The End of Jobs: Money, Meaning and Freedom Without the 9-5 by Taylor Pearson
- The Millionaire Fastlane: Crack the Code to Wealth and Live Rich for a Lifetime by MJ DeMarco
- Success magazine article, Introducing the You Economy, July 2016
Excellent Readings for Inspiration and Success:
- The Personal MBA, Master the Art of Business by Josh Kaufman and his list of the 99 Best Business Books
- The Million-Dollar, One-Person Business: Make Great Money. Work the Way You Like. Have the Life You Want. by Elaine Pofeldt
- Life in Half a Second: How to Achieve Success Before It’s Too Late by Matthew Michalewicz
- The Success Principles: How to Get From Where You Are to Where You Want to Go by Jack Canfield
- Rich Dad’s Before You Quit Your Job: 10 Real-Life Lessons Every Entrepreneur Should Know About Building a Million-Dollar Business by Robert T. Kiyosaki
Themindunleashed.org article, 12 Dozen Places to Educate Yourself Online for Free, July 2014
The following books are about mindset, positive thinking, setting visions, goals, and affirmations. I have found their impact far-reaching. I believe, and these books confirm, that our thoughts, beliefs, and the words we tell ourselves are the most important and powerful things we can do to attain our goals.
- The Power of Your Subconscious Mind by Joseph Murphy
- As a Man Thinketh by James Allen
- What to Say When You Talk to Yourself by Shad Helmstetter
- The Dynamic Laws of Prosperity by Catherine Ponder
- Power of Positive Thinking by Norman Vincent Peale
- The Science of Getting Rich by Wallace D. Wattles
- The Complete Works of Florence Scovel Shinn (including the following four books)
The Game of Life and How to Play ItYour Word is Your WandThe Secret door to SuccessThe Power of the Spoken Word