- Here's an incredible example of the value of content: Derek @sivers's book "Anything You Want" is short (88 pages) and all of the content is available for free on his blog at https://t.co/F975qZZU23. And yet it's still #14 in a category on Amazon.
- @RomaRenegade Thanks! Just https://t.co/fjQsqVztm5 Sorry they don't do quantity discounts.
- A great book for bootstrapped & conscious entrepreneurs @ https://t.co/5gQmdHmo94 Beautiful life+work lessons! Thank you @sivers
Best known for creating CD Baby, the most popular music site for independent artists, founder Derek Sivers chronicles his "accidental" success and failures into this concise and inspiring book on how to create a multimillion-dollar company by following your passion. Sivers details his journey and the lessons learned along the way of creating and building a business close to his heart. In 1997, Sivers was a musician who taught himself to code a Buy Now button onto his band's website. Shortly thereafter he began selling his friends' CDs on his website. As CD Baby grew, Sivers faced numerous obstacles on his way to success. Within six years he had been publicly criticized by Steve Jobs and had to pay his father $3.3 million to buy back 90 percent of his company, but he had also built a company of more than 50 employees and had profited $10 million. Anything You Want is must reading for every person who is an entrepreneur, wants to be one, wants to understand one, or cares even a little about what it means to be human.