The following books have been very helpful to me. This is a Reading List that I recommend if you are looking to find work that you love, develop a creative income strategy or simply to improve your life.  Mark Twain said, “There is no significant difference between the one who cannot read and the one who will not read.”  I hope you are one that loves to read and are regularly growing your knowledge with a new book.

Parents! This is a great resource to help your teens prepare for the scholarship application process. The author, Hannah Rivard has demonstrated that paying for your entire college education with scholarships really can be done!

This is a great book about starting your own business. Chris Guillebeau shares examples from around the world of people who chose to get out there and chase their dream. If you have considered starting your own business, I encourage you to buy this book!

Debt-Free U: How I paid for an Outstanding College Education Without Loans, Scholarships, or Mooching off My Parents.

Further revelation and truth about vocations and a j-o-b.  Prepare to have your world rocked when Dan Miller uncovers and lays out what is wrong with “work” in today’s world, in his very popular book 48 Days to the Work You Love.

What’s keeping you at your current job? If you said a steady paycheck and the promise of a secure retirement, then you’re in for a big disappointment. As beloved talk-show host and bestselling author Dan Miller reveals in NO MORE DREADED MONDAYS, the only way to find true security is by following your calling and then finding or creating work that matches your passion.

The Millionaire Next Door:  The Surprising Secrets of America’s Wealthy. A very informative book that helps us learn how those with wealth have earned and kept their money.

The Magic of Thinking Big – This is a classic about not being afraid to live your dream. I highly recommend this book!

Multiple Streams of Income: How to Generate a Lifetime of Unlimited Wealth! – This book will inspire you!

Multiple Streams of Internet Income: How Ordinary People Make Extraordinary Money Online, 2nd Edition. This book will also inspire you!

Rich Dad, Poor Dad: What the Rich teach their Kids about Money that the Poor and Middle Class do not.

Failing Forward: Turning Mistakes into Stepping Stones for Success.