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Yesterday I read 1 page of a book.

I do this often.

Because 1 is better than 0.

Will you read books?

Feed your mind.

Top Books

We’ve listed the best books for career hacking on our Top Books page.

Here they are:

Crash Your Career
Do It Now: a finished book
Drive – The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us
The End of Jobs
Forward Tilt
The Last Safe Investment**
Linchpin – Are You Indispensable?**
The Slight Edge

Get a Job
#Entrylevelboss: How to Get Any Job You Want
Recession Proof Graduate

Boost Your Career
From Paycheck to Purpose
Smart Approach to a Satisfying Career
The Unspoken Rules: Secrets to Starting Your Career Off Right

Learn Out Loud
Steal Like An Artist

**not sure where to start? get these ones.

Quote of the Day

“Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.”
– Margaret Fuller