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What are the best non-design related books for creatives? Watch the video and find out what books we recommend for all creative people to read. It can be tough to figure out what books to read because there are so many to choose from. We took the guess work out for you, read these books and thank us later.
Links for all the books mentioned are below.
What’s your favorite book, and why? Let us know in the comments below.
MUST Read Books for Designers:
0:39 – Melinda Livesy – The E-Myth Revisited by Michael E. Gerber – https://amzn.to/33719dG
1:26 – Ben Burns – Burn Your Portfolio by Michael Janda – https://amzn.to/2QHWDzK
2:43 – Matthew Encina – Zag by Marty Neumeier – https://amzn.to/2XCGkWg
3:55 – Greg Gunn – The Secret Lives of Color by Kassia St Clair – https://amzn.to/2QJcUVi
6:02 – Dot Lung – Give and Take by Adam Grant – https://amzn.to/35rX6tW
7:04 – Chris Do – The Win Without Pitching Manifesto by Blain Enns – https://amzn.to/35mN11i
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