• Ariana Friedlander

2014 EntrepreNerds Book Discussion Schedule

We’re growing up! For the first time in EntrepreNerds history, we have book discussions scheduled for the entire year. Check out the list below, see what you might be interested in, get it on your calendar and pick out which books to add to your reading list.

FYI: Registration is now hosted on the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce website.

Mark Your Calendars!

Dates, Topics and Recommended Reading for 2014

All discussions are from noon-1:30pm

Hosted by the Fort Collins Area Chamber of Commerce Cost: Members $25/ Non-Members $35 (includes catered lunch)

Summer Break! There will be NOT be a book discussion in either July or August. Get a jump start on reading for the fall!

February 21 – Improving Your Sales-Ability

  1. To Sell is Human: The Surprising Truth About Moving Others by Daniel Pink

  2. How I Raised Myself from Failure to Success in Selling by Frank Bettger

March 28 – Communicating for Effective Collaboration

  1. Conversational Intelligence: How Great Leaders Build Trust & Get Extraordinary Results by Judith Glasser

  2. Getting to Yes: Negotiating Agreement Without Giving In by Roger Fisher, et al

April 18 – Business for the 21st Century

  1. The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future Hardcover By Chris Guillebeau

  2. Firms of Endearment: How World Class Companies Profit from Passion and Purpose Rajendra S. Sisodia

May 16 – Taking Decisive Action

  1. Decisive: How to Make Better Choices in Life and Work by Chip and Dan Heath

  2. Smart Choices: A Practice Guide to Making Better Decisions by John S Hammond, et al

June 20 – Build Your Brand, Build Your Business

  1. Unlabel: Selling You Without Selling Out by Marc Ecko

  2. Contagious: Why Things Catch On by Jonah Berger

September 19 – Creating Positive Change

  1. The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business by Charles Duhigg

  2. Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior by Leonard Mlodinow

October 17 – Leading For a Purpose

  1. Give and Take: A Revolutionary Approach to Success by Adam Grant

  2. From Smart to Wise: Leading and Acting with Wisdom by Prasad Kaipa & Navi Radjou

November 21 – Finding Your Mastery Mindset

  1. Bend Not Break: A Life in Two Worlds by Ping Fu

  2. Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Home, Work, and Schoolby John Medina

December 19 – Creativity and Entrepreneurship

  1. The War of Art by Steven Pressfield