Getting Started with Entrepreneurship: Recommendations from Lewis Sheats
Knowing how to take the first step with entrepreneurship can be tricky. Having resources can help give you the confidence to make that move.
Lewis Sheats is a serial entrepreneur, educator and wonderful mentor. He has identified and developed several unique new ventures from launch to profitability and has raised venture funding and bootstrapped several ventures from concept to exit. Lewis serves as the Assistant Vice Provost for Entrepreneurship, the Executive Director of the Entrepreneurship Clinic and as a faculty member at the Poole College of Management and College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
If you’re a student seeking to expand your network, gain hands-on experience working alongside startups and develop entrepreneurial skills, consider becoming an Entrepreneurship Clinic clinician and joining the Entrepreneurship Mentor Program.
Here are Lewis Sheats’ recommendations.
Books on Startups + Strategies
|Business Model Generation by Alex Osterwalder & Yves Pigneur||The Lean Startup by Eric Ries|
|Good to Great by Jim Collins||The Tipping Point by Malcolm Gladwell|
|Sprint by Jake Knapp||Zero to One by Peter Thiel|
|The E-Myth Revisited by Michael Gerber|
Books on Mindset + Relationships
|Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth||Start With Why by Simon Sinek|
|How to Win Friends & Influence People by Dale Carnegie|
Connect with Lewis Sheats on LinkedIn.