Instagram: How a photo-sharing app achieved a $1 billion facebook buyout in18 months (2012) by Sarita Harbour

It’s crazy to think that in such a short time a small start-up became worth a billion dollars, but it’s exactly what happened. In this book Instagram: How a photo-sharing app achieved a $1 billion facebook buyout in18 months, discover what it is that made instagram so desirable and so valuable, and the tips and tricks you can apply to your own startup.

Young Guns: Successful Young Entrepreneurs and the Challenges They Face (2013) by Kate Walters

Young people hold the keys to the future and there are some amazing young people changing the world right now. If you’ve ever wanted to start a business and make a difference the Young Guns: Successful Young Entrepreneurs and the Challenges They Face is the guide for you.

A Woman's Guide to Working for Herself (2010) by Sandra Hewett

Get the best advice from a range of women who have started their own businessess and achieved success. Sadly the business landscape is still weighted towards men, and women are expected to take on the bulk of childcare, but this book, A Woman's Guide to Working for Herself offers advice on making your own way in business.

How to Make a Good Living Running Your Own Business: A Low-cost Way to Start a Business You Can Live Off (2012) by Robin Bennett

Starting a business can seem daunting and it can feel like the first obstacle is money. Don’t let that put you off! This book. How to Make a Good Living Running Your Own Business: A Low-cost Way to Start a Business You Can Live Off helps you get started and build from the group up so you have a successful business on your hands.

100 Rules for Entrepreneurs: Real-Life Business Lessons (2010) by Neil Lewis

Learning is all about a process of trial and error, but there is something to be said for learning from the mistakes of others (to save you making your own!). This book, 100 Rules for Entrepreneurs: Real-Life Business Lessons is a helpful guide to the do’s and don’t’s of business.

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