A designer purse or new video game make great holiday gifts, but what real purpose will they serve in the grand scheme of things? These books, on the other hand, are sure to inspire you to be more creative, confident, and to create a meaningful career. Here’s a list of books you need to help you be an amazing young professional, hand picked by the FindSpark team:
Why: Because you need to think out-side of the box in terms of your career.
Why: Because you need to know how to create awesome work so you’re not just a replaceable cog in the system.
Why: Because you need the confidence to do your own thing and ignore haters.
Why: Because you need to know what works and what doesn’t when it comes to launching creative projects.
Why: Because you need to learn how to navigate your first real work environment.
Why: Because you need to learn these essential people skills.
Why: Because you need to know how to get your ideas across so people believe in you.
Why: Because you need to learn how to truly think creatively.
Why: Because you need to know that it’s easier than you think to create a small empire of your own.
Why: Because this fashion superstar knows how to turn glamorous stories into real life lessons.
Why: Because you need to learn what sets successful leaders apart.
Why: Because you need to understand what the magic of blogging can do for your career.
Why: Because this book takes interviews and case-studies and turns them into actionable tips for how to tackle conflicts that span across creative fields.
Why: Because you need to know how to turn your office space into a collaborative and inspiring environment.
Why: Because you need to know how to navigate life sans a class schedule.
Why: Because you need to start thinking about your career like it’s a startup.
Why: Because there are no longer gate keepers holding you back from spreading ideas and making your ideas happen.
All of these books have been read and approved by the FindSpark team, and we can confidently say they have had an impact on our lives. Not into books? We also have a list of useful and fun gifts and toys for young creatives.
What books have inspired you? Let us know in the comments.