6 Books That Will Help You Make Magic Happen This Year

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We all want our dreams to come true, but wishing isn’t enough to actually make it happen! We have to go out there and make them a reality, which is definitely easier said than done. That’s why from time to time we need a little inspiration to make us reach for the stars with a bit of oomph! And after reading these best books for achieving goals you’ll not only be inspired but motivated to make any of your dreams come true!

 

1. Make Things Happen

Make Things Happen available here

Load up on inspiration to get you through, because you don’t want to let another year pass you by. Want to make 2018 your year? Our brand new planner Make Things Happen has everything you’ll need to make next year a good one. Each month has its own chapter, starting in January, you’ll find a calendar for each month of the year that you can scribble all your important dates in. Each month has a theme, whether it’s productivity or self-love, and inside the chapter, you will find short advice on how to live your best life that month.

Every chapter is tailored to what you’ll need that month to stay on track, whether you need to take a break in February or start spring cleaning in March, all you have to do is get a pen and work through each chapter as it comes, fill in the workbook exercises, read the inspiration articles and live your best life! Buy it here.
 

2. The $100 Startup:

The 100 Startup by Chris Guillebeau available here

If you’re worried about starting your own business this book will make sure you do. It is full of startup stories and real business experiences that you would not know about otherwise. It will tell you stories from a bicycle mattress delivery service to the Evernote guide that sold over 12,000 copies. No matter how big you want your business to get, this book will show you the real struggles, the real successes of the real people who figured out how! Get yours here.

 

3. The Work Revolution:

The Work Revolution by Julie Clow available here

Any young entrepreneur has been obsessed with this book ever since it came out! If you’re looking for a career book recommendation then this is the one for you! Each chapter is filled with enlightened advice that will bring about a few mindset changes you need to make in order to succeed. Whether you run your own business or work for someone else there is a lot of advice that will help you become more productive and help you focus on the most important things. Get yours here.

 

4. Bird by Bird:

Bird by Bird by Anne Lamott available here

This book is all about helping you build a life you love and showing you how you can accomplish that. Do you want to write? Take it sentence by sentence. Want to wake up earlier every morning? Take it day by day! Lamott’s perfectly crafted advice will give you the motivation you need to conquer anything you desire. She will also guide you in terms of the craft of writing if you want to write then write for you and not for publication or reward.

It doesn’t matter if what you write is rubbish, or if you fail – if anything she encourages it because you tried and you will only improve from there! Get yours here.

 

5. Big Magic:

Big Magic by Elizabeth Gilbert available here

Coming from the lady who wrote Eat, Pray, Love brings us another book that will inspire us to live out our most creative potential. This book is smart and insightful and will show you how you can be the best version of yourself by truly unleashing that creative side that is dying to break loose. Get yours here.

 

6. The Year of Yes:

The Year of Yes by Shonda Rhimes available here

You have the power in you right now to do anything you set your mind to, and this book will give you that little extra nudge you need to just say “yes”! And when the advice comes from Shonda Rhimes how could we ignore it?! Her badass advice will put an end to all self-doubt and help you become and channel the person you truly want to be! There’s good reason to why this book is a bestseller, so if you want the confidence to go after your dreams then start here.

 

Which books have you read that inspired you to follow your dreams? Let us know in the comments section below

 

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