Crushing It!

Crushing It!

How Great Entrepreneurs Build Their Business and Influence --and How You Can, Too

Book - 2018
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"Four-time New York Times bestselling author Gary Vaynerchuk offers new lessons and inspiration drawn from the experiences of dozens of influencers and entrepreneurs who rejected the predictable corporate path in favor of pursuing their dreams by building thriving businesses and extraordinary personal brands. In his 2009 international bestseller Crush It, Gary insisted that a vibrant personal brand was crucial to entrepreneurial success, In Crushing It!, Gary explains why that's even more true today, offering his unique perspective on what has changed and what principles remain timeless. He also shares stories from other entrepreneurs who have grown wealthier--and not just financially--than they ever imagined possible by following Crush It principles. The secret to their success (and Gary's) has everything to do with their understanding of the social media platforms, and their willingness to do whatever it took to make these tools work to their utmost potential. That's what Crushing It! teaches readers to do. In this lively, practical, and inspiring book, Gary dissects every current major social media platform so that anyone, from a plumber to a professional ice skater, will know exactly how to amplify his or her personal brand on each. He offers both theoretical and tactical advice on how to become the biggest thing on old standbys like Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest, and Snapchat; podcast platforms like Spotify, Soundcloud, iHeartRadio, and iTunes; and other emerging platforms such as For those with more experience, Crushing It! illuminates some little-known nuances and provides innovative tips and clever tweaks proven to enhance more common tried-and-true strategies. Crushing It! is a state-of-the-art guide to building your own path to professional and financial success, but it's not about getting rich. It's a blueprint to living life on your own terms"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : HarperBusiness, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780062674678
Call Number: BUSINESS & LAW
Characteristics: 272 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects: Entrepreneurship.
Success in business.
Influence (Psychology)
Social influence.
New business enterprises.
Internet marketing.
Branding (Marketing)
Social media -- Economic aspects.


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Jan 26, 2019

Veteran YouTube influencer Gary Vee features the success stories of those who followed his 2009 book Crush It, wherein he shares secrets of turning your passion into an online business. He also explores the possibilities of how regular people can avail of the opportunities that social media offers.

Gary was able to monetize his online prominence into growing his family business, writing books, starting companies, and becoming a motivational speaker. Gary wants you to hustle and start now. No excuses. It’s hard to resist his signature fervent urging. Backed by the thought that others have done it and succeeded, this book will prod you to action. Read more book reviews on Instagram @IvyDigest.


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