#GIRLBOSS
Score: 4.5
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#GIRLBOSS


  • Author: Sophia Amoruso
  • Release Date : 2014-05-06
  • Genre: Management & Leadership
  • File Size: 8557171 Bytes


In the New York Times bestseller that the Washington Post called “Lean In for misfits,” Sophia Amoruso shares how she went from dumpster diving to founding one of the fastest-growing retailers in the world.Amoruso spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, and scrounging in dumpsters for leftover bagels. By age twenty-two she had dropped out of school, and was broke, directionless, and checking IDs in the lobby of an art school—a job she’d taken for the health insurance. It was in that lobby that Sophia decided to start selling vintage clothes on eBay.Flash forward to today, and she’s the founder of Nasty Gal and the founder and CEO of Girlboss. Sophia was never a typical CEO, or a typical anything, and sh...

Black Privilege
Score: 5
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Black Privilege


  • Author: Charlamagne Tha God
  • Release Date : 2017-04-18
  • Genre: Self-Improvement
  • File Size: 10730217 Bytes


An instant New York Times bestseller! Charlamagne Tha God—the self-proclaimed “Prince of Pissing People Off,” cohost of Power 105.1’s The Breakfast Club, and “the most important voice in hip-hop”—shares his eight principles for unlocking your God-given privilege.In Black Privilege, Charlamagne presents his often controversial and always brutally honest insights on how living an authentic life is the quickest path to success. This journey to truth begins in the small town of Moncks Corner, South Carolina, and leads to New York and headline-grabbing interviews and insights from celebrities like Kanye West, Kevin Hart, Malcolm Gladwell, Lena Dunham, Jay Z, and Hillary Clinton.Black Privilege lays out all the great wisdom Charlamagne’s be...

 Girlboss
Score: 3.5
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Girlboss


  • Author : Sophia Amoruso
  • Publisher : Portfolio
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781591847939


Girlboss Book Description :

The New York Times bestseller Sophia Amoruso spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, and dumpster diving. By twenty-two, she had resigned herself to employment, but was still broke, directionless, and working a mediocre day job she'd taken for the health insurance. Eight years later, she is the founder, CEO, and creative director of Nasty Gal, a $100 million plus online fashion retailer with more than 350 employees. Sophia's never been a typical CEO, or a typical anything, and she's written#GIRLBOSS for outsiders (and insiders) seeking a unique path to success, even when that path is winding as all hell and lined with naysayers. #GIRLBOSS proves that being successful isn't about how popular you were in high school or where you went to co...

 GIRLBOSS
Score: 3.5
From 2,596 Ratings

GIRLBOSS


  • Author : Sophia Amoruso
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-05-06
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780698154902


GIRLBOSS Book Description :

THE RUNAWAY NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER The first thing Sophia Amoruso sold online wasn’t fashion—it was a stolen book. She spent her teens hitchhiking, committing petty theft, and dumpster diving. By twenty-two, she had resigned herself to employment, but was still broke, directionless, and working a mediocre day job she’d taken for the health insurance. It was there that Sophia decided to start selling vintage clothes on eBay. Eight years later, she is the founder, CEO, and creative director of Nasty Gal, a $100 million plus online fashion retailer with more than 350 employees. Sophia’s never been a typical CEO, or a typical anything, and she’s written #GIRLBOSS for outsiders (and insiders) seeking a unique path to success, even when that p...

The Girlboss Workbook

The Girlboss Workbook


  • Author : Sophia Amoruso
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780143131977


The Girlboss Workbook Book Description :

Sophia Amoruso, the bestselling author of #GIRLBOSS, shares her favorite tips, checklists, and fill-in-the-blanks that will help you become your best Girlboss yet. Filled with whimsical illustrations, exercises, and plenty of scribble room, The Girlboss Workbook is designed for both the dreamer and the doer. It invites you--hell, implores you--to get in there and mess it up a little. Write in the blank spaces and in between them. #GIRLBOSS started as Sophia's story, but The Girlboss Workbook is your story. Use it as a diary, a mood board, a stress ball. Use it in class or at work for daydreaming and doodling. Use it to figure out what makes your freak flag fly -- and then go for it. Whatever you do, take this book, and your path, into your own hands....

Summary of  Girlboss

Summary of Girlboss


  • Author : Fastreads
  • Publisher : Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • Release Date : 2016-11-30
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1540703908


Summary of Girlboss Book Description :

"The energy you'll expend focusing on someone else's life is better spent working on your own. Just be your own idol." - Sophia Amoruso "There are secret opportunities hidden inside every failure." - Sophia Amoruso "Bad bitches are taking over the world." - Sophia Amoruso "You have to kick people out of your head as forcefully as you'd kick someone out of your house." - Sophia Amoruso What will you learn from reading this book? How to play to your strengths (and how to find them) How creativity is critical for success The importance of a good work ethic How success and consistency are intertwined The value of valuing people How to deal with circumstances, people, and bad days How to move on from the past and not let it hinder your success How to beco...

Nasty Galaxy

Nasty Galaxy


  • Author : Sophia Amoruso
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399174889


Nasty Galaxy Book Description :

From Sophia Amoruso, the New York Times-bestselling author of #GIRLBOSS, a lushly illustrated embodiment of the collective spirit of the Nasty Gal brand, Sophia's own personal brand, and girlbosses everywhere, with a foreword by Courtney Love. Warning: this is not a style book. It's not about how to mix prints--it's about how to leave yours on everything you touch. Highly graphic and visual, filled with illustrations, photos and short essays, Nasty Galaxy is part scrapbook, part inspo-journey, with moments of frivolity scattered throughout. Tactical and entertaining, envelope-pushing and conventional, surprising and refreshingly straightforward, Nasty Galaxy is a dive into Sophia's philosophies on work, relationships, balance, friendships, and more. ...

10 Philosophies of a Girlboss

10 Philosophies of a Girlboss


  • Author : Emilie Bertram
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-04
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9798632143561


10 Philosophies of a Girlboss Book Description :

Do you ever wonder what is the missing piece in your life? Have you ever wondered what have to change in your life in order to feel whole and complete and to attract the life you wish for? What if I told you, that YOU are the biggest missing piece in the puzzle? This 'self-improvement' book says that you do not need a 'self-improvement' book. Its aim is to help you realize that you are not broken and in need of help; you are already whole and complete. You have always been good enough, however life is just so much better when you own it, right?Whilst travelling around Thailand, I met a Buddhist monk who taught me about true happiness from within and how to discover it. His teachings became one of the philosophies that will be shared in this book. Bas...

Self Care
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Self Care


  • Author : Leigh Stein
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2020-06-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525506867


Self Care Book Description :

One of Cosmopolitan's 12 Books You'll Be Dying to Read This Summer A Publishers Weekly Best Book of Summer 2020 A Vulture Best Book of Summer 2020 One of Refinery29's 25 Books You'll Want to Read This Summer The female cofounders of a wellness start-up struggle to find balance between being good people and doing good business, while trying to stay BFFs. Maren Gelb is on a company-imposed digital detox. She tweeted something terrible about the President's daughter, and as the COO of Richual, “the most inclusive online community platform for women to cultivate the practice of self-care and change the world by changing ourselves,” it's a PR nightmare. Not only is CEO Devin Avery counting on Maren to be fully present for their next round of funding, ...

How to Be an Overnight Success

How to Be an Overnight Success


  • Author : Maria Hatzistefanis
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2017-07-06
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473552203


How to Be an Overnight Success Book Description :

"You are not born an entrepreneur. It's a skill that you learn along the way." When the skincare company Rodial launched its cult 'snake' serum, the press quickly called the business an 'overnight success'. However, Rodial's founder Maria Hatzistefanis had been toiling for 18 years, building the company from scratch in her bedroom. Now, the beauty boss sets out to demonstrate in this very accessible book that its success stemmed from sheer hard work, tireless efforts and a lot of patience. Fashion-loving Maria set out with a dream to build a beauty business and - despite not excelling at school, and being fired from her first job - she has achieved it. She did it by dreaming big, working hard, surrounding herself with the best, taking risks, creating...

Girl Code

Girl Code


  • Author : Cara Alwill Leyba
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-07-04
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780525533092


Girl Code Book Description :

Women around the world have responded to Cara Alwill Leyba’s Girl Code with a resounding YES. Companies like Kate Spade and Macy’s have brought her in to teach “the Code.” Inc. magazine named Girl Code one of the “Top 9 Inspiring Books Every Female Entrepreneur Should Read” alongside Lean In, #Girlboss, and Thrive. A few years ago, I made a crazy claim in the first edition of Girl Code: that in today’s competitive marketplace, the fiercest thing a female entrepreneur can do is to support other women. Something dynamic happens when women genuinely show up for each other. When we lose the facades, cut the bullsh*t, and truly have each other’s backs. When we stop pretending everything is perfect, and show the messy, beautiful parts of ou...

Women Who Launch

Women Who Launch


  • Author : Marlene Wagman-Geller
  • Publisher : Mango Media Inc.
  • Release Date : 2018-04-15
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781633536968


Women Who Launch Book Description :

Finalist Pacific Book Awards 2018: “Find motivation in your career and life with the amazing history of women entrepreneurship, activism, and leadership.” —Stylish Southern Mama Women Who Launch is filled with inspiring true stories of women activists, artists, and entrepreneurs who launched some of the most famous companies, brands, and organizations today and changed the world. It is at once a collection of biographies and a testament of female empowerment. Juliette Gordon Low showed what’s good for the goose is good for the gander when she created the Girl Scouts of America. Sarah Josepha Hale—authoress of Mary Had a Little Lamb—convinced Lincoln to launch a national day of thanks, while Anna Jarvis persuaded President Wilson to initia...