How to Read Books: From Choosing the Right Title to Knowing When to Quit

Carrie is back this week with a solo episode diving into business books! And don’t let that scare you if you’re not a huge book person; Carrie takes that into account and gives practical tips even if you don’t want to sit down and read a book cover to cover! Carrie tells us how to actually find relevant business books, how to vet books, and how not to get swept away by an idea. It can be super helpful to take notes, and Carrie breaks down her system for that. Full show notes at 

Mentioned in this episode:
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Come Back Strong: How to Rejoin the Work Force with a Solid Resume after Maternity, Sabbatical, Extended Leave or Side Hustles with Susan Rollwagen
How to Lead a Team During Quarantine: Susan Rollwagen on Managing Remotely in a Time of Uncertainly and Stress
Care for Your Staff (and They’ll Help You Profit) with Susan Rollwagen
Diversity at Work: What Can a Small Business Do? with Susan Rollwagen
Building a Storybrand
Marketing Made Simple 
What is a Nurture Campaign? 
Malcolm Gladwell
The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell 
The Tim Ferriss Show  
Craig Hurst of GearBox on the Localist podcast
The Lean Startup by Eric Ries 
Buy a copy of The Localist Book
Emmet O’Neal Library 
Bullet Journal
The Great Game of Business 

About Carrie

Carrie Rollwagen is host of the Localist podcast and cofounder of Church Street Coffee & Books. Currently, she works as Vice President of Strategic Planning at Infomedia, a web development company in Birmingham, Alabama. Find the Localist at @thinklocalist on Instagram and follow Carrie at @crollwagen.

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