COMPETITION: Best business books for growing your business

Enter our prize draw to win a bundle of the best business books for growing your business

One of the things that doopoll team members do is read a lot. We read all sorts of stuff. But here are the books that we would recommend to anyone growing their business online. And we're giving away a copy of the whole set to one luck winner in this competition.

To enter, you'll need to leave an email and a name. Then take as many of the actions listed on the giveaway as you like. These are: following doopoll on Twitter, joining our blog mailing list (we only send out genuinely useful articles and updates) or referring friends to the competition.

The prize draw runs 11am 21st May 2020 — 11am 4th June 2020 and you can see our prize draw policy here

What you could win

We're giving one luck winner a copy of all of the following books.

Traction: How Any Startup Can Achieve Explosive Customer Growth by Gabriel Weinberg and Justin Mares

This is the book most online marketers at startups will recommend for anyone wanting to use growth strategies online

The Great CEO Within: The Tactical Guide to Company Building by Matt Mochary

We were floored by this simple but beautifully written book earlier this year. Whether you're the CEO or not, this book is required reading for anyone focused on company building.

This Could Be Our Future: A Manifesto for a More Generous World by Yancey Strickler

Absolute bombshell of a book from former Kickstarter CEO Yancey Strickler. This is a book for people interested in building a sustainable future for their company.

The Hard Thing About Hard Things: Building a Business When There Are No Easy Answers by Ben Horowitz

This is a vivid account of a man just trying SO HARD to grow a business when everything is going wrong. Very encouraging no matter what stage you're at. 

The Mom Test: How to talk to customers & learn if your business is a good idea when everyone is lying to you by Rob Fitzpatrick

A great book for anyone just starting out. Your mum likes your idea sure, but does everyone else?

Measure What Matters: OKRs: The Simple Idea that Drives 10x Growth by John Doerr

Our business runs on OKRs (Objectives Key Results). This is the book that made them famous.

Good Strategy/Bad Strategy: The difference and why it matters by Richard Rumelt

This is the best book we've ever read on strategy. It is just SO insightful.

Let My People Go Surfing by Yvon Chouinard

Wow wow wow. The founder of Patagonia on what it takes to build a good company.