Anything You Want: 40 Lessons for a New Kind of Entrepreneur
Autore: Derek Sivers
Anything You Want is Derek Sivers' iconic manifesto on lessons
learned while becoming an entrepreneur. You don't need a visionary
master plan, loads of funding or a brilliant team to start a
business. All you really need is Generosity. When Derek Sivers
started CD Baby, he wasn't planning on building a major business.
He was a successful independent musician who just wanted to sell
his CDs online. He started in 1998 by helping his friends sell
their CDs too. In 2000, he hired his first employee. Eight years
later, he sold CD Baby for $22 million. Sivers didn't need a
business plan, and neither do you. You don't need to think big; in
fact, it's better if you don't. Anything You Want will inspire you
to start with what you have, care about your customers more than
yourself, and run your business like you don't need the money. "A
true manifesto, a guidebook with clear signposts, and a fun ride
you'll return to again and again." (Tim Ferriss, author of The
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