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7 books that will help you think with a global growth mindset

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No matter what type of success you are looking to achieve, whether it be personal or professional, if you want to set and reach your goals… you need to have the right growth mindset. This isn’t as easy as it sounds. A good way to start changing the way you think and start adapting a more positive and more productive mindset is to read more often.

This is why I have gathered 7 of my favorite books to help you adopt a global growth mindset for the better.

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1. Being Global: How to Think, Act and Lead in a Transformed World by Angela Cabrera and Gregory Unruh

global growth mindset -Being Global: How to Think, Act and Lead in a Transformed World by Angela Cabrera and Gregory Unruh

This book is a simple and straightforward guide to thinking with a more global growth mindset. The book breaks down what it takes to be a global business leader by mastering a more complex mind-set. This books features detailed, easy-to-follow instructions that are sure to have anyone become more global.

2. Hustle: The Power to Change Your Life With Money, Meaning and Momentum by Neil Patel, Patrick Vlaskovits and Jonas Koffler

global growth mindset - Hustle: The Power to Change Your Life With Money, Meaning and Momentum by Neil Patel, Patrick Vlaskovits and Jonas Koffler

Hustle focuses on what it takes to be successful from the perspectives of three very different authors from three very different backgrounds. A true global mindset is all about thinking outside of the box and being open to the world around you. This book can trigger that exact way of thinking.

3. Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: Inquiry Into Values by Robert M. Pirsig

Global growth mindset -Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: Inquiry Into Values by Robert M. Pirsig

This book will drastically change the way you see the world around you. If you want to start adapting a truly global mindset, you need to change the way you think about the world. This book will help you get started, and it is filled with a number of lessons from eastern culture that will open up your way of thinking.

4. The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff

The Tao of Pooh by Benjamin Hoff - global growth mindset

This wildly popular book won’t just have you looking at the world differently, it will open up your eyes to eastern Taoism. One of the great things about this book is that it doesn’t just deliver you with great life lessons from different cultures, but it also is highly entertaining to read and delivers these lessons in a fun and easy-to-follow format.

5. Competitive Strategy: Techniques for Analyzing Industries and Competitors by Micahel E. Porter

 Competitive Strategy: Techniques for Analyzing Industries and Competitors by Micahel E. Porter - global growth mindset

This worldwide phenomenon is a strikingly simple, yet effective one that helps readers simplify the complexities in today’s competitive market. Reading this book will help you understand that every company and their industry, no matter where they are located in the world, is actually much easier to analyze and figure out than it may seem. In fact, this book has such a global reach, it has been translated into 19 different languages.

6. Leading With Cultural Intelligence: The Real Secret to Success by David Livermore

Leading With Cultural Intelligence: The Real Secret to Success by David Livermore - global growth mindset

Having a true global growth mindset means understanding the presence of different cultures in our world today. The premise of this book is to help readers understand that business today is global and finding success in that business requires an entirely new set of skills.

7. Expand Your Borders: Discover Ten Cultural Clusters by David A Livermore

Expand Your Borders: Discover Ten Cultural Clusters by David A Livermore - global growth mindset

In this book, readers can learn more about the capabilities they need in order to understand other cultures in today’s demanding market. This is a really thought-provoking and detailed read if you want to take your global efforts to the next level and really start approaching the world with a new mindset.

If you want to make big changes in your life then you need to start thinking big and to start thinking global. These are seven great books to get you started with your new global mindset. Have you read any of these yet? Let us know!

Written by Charlie Robinson

Charlie is a marketer and media expert. He is currently the VP of Marketing at a senior tech company in SF. In his free time he loves to swim and ski in the mountains of Utah.

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