In his 2009 international bestseller ‘Crush It’, Crushing It! by Gary Vaynerchuk [Paperback Book] Gary insisted that a vibrant personal brand was crucial to entrepreneurial success. In ‘Crushing It, Gary explains why that’s even more true today, offering his unique perspective on what has changed and what principles remain timeless. He also shares stories from other entrepreneurs who have grown wealthier and not just financially than they ever imagined possible by following ‘Crush It’ principles. The secret to their success (and Gary’s) has everything to do with their understanding of the social media platforms and their willingness to do whatever it took to make these tools work to their utmost potential. That’s what ‘Crushing It’ teaches readers to do.
In this lively, practical and inspiring book, Gary dissects every current major social media platform so that anyone, from a plumber to a professional ice skater, will know exactly how to amplify his or her personal brand on each. He offers both theoretical and tactical advice on how to become the biggest thing on old standbys like Twitter, Facebook, Youtube, Instagram, Pinterest and Snapchat, podcast platforms like Spotify, Sound Cloud, iHeartRadio and iTunes and other emerging platforms such as Musically for those with more experience, ‘Crushing It’ illuminates some little-known nuances and provides innovative tips and clever tweaks proven to enhance more common tried-and-true strategies. ‘Crushing It’ is a state-of-the-art guide to building your own path to professional and financial success, but it s not about getting rich. It s a blueprint to living life on your own terms.
“Gary is a masterful entrepreneur with a gift for communication that cuts through all the bullshit that can often hinder one’s success. We share the same simplistic business philosophy, which is why we’ve become good friends: Be willing to in the hard work. And always be grateful. Crushing it! is a must-have for all individuals who want to be the best at what they do.” Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson
“Gary’s humor, wisdom, and generosity are on full display in this book. He has an uncanny ability to speak candidly to entrepreneurs, offering them tangible takeaways on how to guide an idea from inception to action, no matter what industry they’re playing in.” Jessica Alba
“Gary is helping to calibrate the desires and expectations of a new generation searching for a way to break through the noise. He’s loud, he’s high energy, and he’s exactly right.” John Mayer
“So practical and real, you can relate to what is he saying. just go for it if you are really into social media. This book is about turning your passion into proffesion. some real pieces of advice from the CEO of Vaynermedia.” Anonymous customer
“An amazing book. One these pages contain the stories of some of the most amazing people you ll be lucky to have ever met. Thankfully, with this book, you won’t have to meet these people to know they re story. I read just 20 pages a day and that is enough to inspire me to work 12 hours a day.” Anonymous Customer
Gary Vaynerchuk builds businesses. Fresh out of college he took his family wine business and grew it from a $3M to a $60M business in just five years. Now he runs VaynerMedia, one of the world’s hottest digital agencies. Along the way he became a prolific angel investor and venture capitalist, investing in companies like Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, Uber, and Birchbox before eventually co-founding VaynerRSE, a $25M investment fund.
Gary also currently hosts The #AskGaryVee Show, a way of providing as much value as possible by taking questions about social media, entrepreneurship, startups, and family businesses and giving his answers based on a lifetime of building successful, multi-million dollar companies. The show is also available as a podcast on iTunes, Stitcher, and SoundCloud.
Gary is also a prolific public speaker, delivering keynotes at events like Le Web, and SXSW, which you can watch on his YouTube channel.
He was named to both Fortune and Crain’s 40 under 40 lists in consecutive years, and has been profiled in the New York Times, Fortune, and Inc.
Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: Harper Business (30 Jan. 2018)
Product Dimensions: 15.24 x 1.83 x 22.86 cm