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Any book recommendations? Some of my favs are Freakonomics and The Big Short

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E-Myth Revisited - very helpful for how you should think about being a business owner

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Simple Wealth Inevitable Wealth, Essentialism, The One Thing

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Anything by Malcom Gladwell and Ian Fleming

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Deep work

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Second Malcolm Gladwell, and - even though it's a little dated at this point - The Millionaire Next Door

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