The Small Business Celebration Bookstore

Small Business Celebration is the number one business podcast in Kern County. Each week successful business owners and managers relay their challenges, successes, and lessons learned. In doing so, they oftentimes recommend books that have not only enlightened their journey, but may also be of benefit to you.

Russo's Books is pleased to partner with Small Business Celebration to make these titles available locally and at a discount. Order online, email or call Russo's (661-665-4686), or drop by their Bakersfield showroom (1601 New Stine #182 across from West High, M-F 8a-4p and Sat 10a-2p).

Financial Intelligence: A Manager's Guide to Knowing What the Numbers Really Mean Cover Image
$29.75
ISBN: 9781422144114
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harvard Business Review Press - February 19th, 2013

Recommended by Molly Busacca (Secure Systems) on Small Business Celebration episode 80.


The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference Cover Image
$13.49
ISBN: 9780316346627
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Back Bay Books - January 7th, 2002

Recommended by Les Mood (Energy Independence Group) on Small Business Celebration episode 76.


1984 Cover Image
By George Orwell, Erich Fromm (Afterword by)
$7.49
ISBN: 9780451524935
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Published: Signet -

Recommended by Les Mood (Energy Independence Group) on Small Business Celebration episode 76.


Principle Centered Leadership Cover Image
$13.50
ISBN: 9780671792800
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Published: Free Press - October 1st, 1992

Recommended by Donna Schwartz (Emerald Enterprises) on Small Business Celebration episode 75.


My Office Is a 3-Ring Circus!: Must I Take Orders from Clowns? Cover Image
By Judim
$13.56
ISBN: 9780595351855
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: iUniverse - June 3rd, 2005

Written by Judith Weigle (Divorce Resource, Inc.), guest on Small Business Celebration episode 71.


Positioning: The Battle for Your Mind Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780071373586
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: McGraw-Hill Education - January 3rd, 2001

Recommended by Ike Krieger (Easier Way to Sell) on Small Business Celebration episode 66.


Daring Greatly: How the Courage to Be Vulnerable Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Cover Image
$12.75
ISBN: 9781592408412
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Avery - April 7th, 2015

Recommended by Janelle Capra (ADAKC) on Small Business Celebration episode 62.


Rising Strong: How the Ability to Reset Transforms the Way We Live, Love, Parent, and Lead Cover Image
$13.50
ISBN: 9780812985801
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 4th, 2017

Recommended by Janelle Capra (ADAKC) on Small Business Celebration episode 62.


Rich Dad Poor Dad: What the Rich Teach Their Kids about Money That the Poor and Middle Class Do Not! Cover Image
$6.74
ISBN: 9781612680194
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Plata Publishing - April 11th, 2017

Recommended by Kevin Oliver (Oliver & Associates Real Estate Team) on Small Business Celebration episode 61.

 

Recommended by Mark Hale (Shock Doc Enterprises) on Small Business Celebration episode 4.


Rich Dad's Cashflow Quadrant: Guide to Financial Freedom Cover Image
$13.46
ISBN: 9781612680057
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Plata Publishing - August 16th, 2011

Recommended by Kevin Oliver (Oliver & Associates Real Estate Team) on Small Business Celebration episode 61.


Hit Makers: How to Succeed in an Age of Distraction Cover Image
$12.75
ISBN: 9781101980330
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - February 6th, 2018

Recommended by Ricky Chavez (RMares Creative Group) on Small Business Celebration episode 59.


Trillion Dollar Coach: The Leadership Playbook of Silicon Valley's Bill Campbell Cover Image
$21.74
ISBN: 9780062839268
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Business - April 16th, 2019

Recommended by Ricky Chavez (RMares Creative Group) on Small Business Celebration episode 59.


Outliers: The Story of Success Cover Image
$13.49
ISBN: 9780316017930
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Back Bay Books - June 7th, 2011

Recommended by Ricky Chavez (RMares Creative Group) on Small Business Celebration episode 59.


Getting Naked: A Business Fable about Shedding the Three Fears That Sabotage Client Loyalty (J-B Lencioni #33) Cover Image
$18.71
ISBN: 9780787976392
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Jossey-Bass - February 2nd, 2010

Recommended by Bob Meadows (City of Shafter) on Small Business Celebration episode 52.


The Five Dysfunctions of a Team: A Leadership Fable (J-B Lencioni #13) Cover Image
$18.71
ISBN: 9780787960759
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Jossey-Bass - April 11th, 2002

Recommended by Bob Meadows (City of Shafter) on Small Business Celebration episode 52.


The E-Myth Revisited: Why Most Small Businesses Don't Work and What to Do About It Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780887307287
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Business - October 14th, 2004

Recommended by Michael Russo (Russo's Books) on Small Business Celebration episode 49.


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Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can't Stop Talking Cover Image
$13.50
ISBN: 9780307352156
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Broadway Books - January 29th, 2013

Recommended by Michael Russo (Russo's Books) on Small Business Celebration episode 49.


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How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight Cover Image
By Julian Guthrie, Richard Branson (Preface by), Stephen Hawking (Afterword by)
$13.50
ISBN: 9781101980491
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Penguin Books - September 5th, 2017

Recommended by Michael Russo (Russo's Books) on Small Business Celebration episode 49.


Driven Cover Image
$24.94
ISBN: 9780998369068
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Celebrity PR - June 30th, 2017

Recommended by Scott Burnett (Burnett & Associates) on Small Business Celebration episode 43, who also contributed to this book.


The Best Place to Work: The Art and Science of Creating an Extraordinary Workplace Cover Image
$13.50
ISBN: 9780399165603
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: TarcherPerigee - December 1st, 2015

Recommended by Mike DeSchutter (Cal State Communications) on Small Business Celebration episode 47.


Psycho-Cybernetics: Updated and Expanded Cover Image
$12.75
ISBN: 9780399176135
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: TarcherPerigee - November 3rd, 2015

Recommended by Terry Denesha (Denesha Insurane Agency) on Small Business Celebration episode 42.


Building a Storybrand: Clarify Your Message So Customers Will Listen Cover Image
$18.74
ISBN: 9780718033323
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins Leadership - October 10th, 2017

Recommended by Shannon LaBare (Purveyor House) on Small Business Celebration episode 41.


The Lean Startup: How Today's Entrepreneurs Use Continuous Innovation to Create Radically Successful Businesses Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9780307887894
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Currency - September 13th, 2011

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future Cover Image
$19.50
ISBN: 9780307951526
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Currency - May 8th, 2012

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Rejection Proof: How I Beat Fear and Became Invincible Through 100 Days of Rejection Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780804141383
Availability: Backordered
Published: Harmony - April 14th, 2015

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


The Power of Broke: How Empty Pockets, a Tight Budget, and a Hunger for Success Can Become Your Greatest Competitive Advantage Cover Image
$12.75
ISBN: 9781101903612
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Currency - April 18th, 2017

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Rise and Grind: Outperform, Outwork, and Outhustle Your Way to a More Successful and Rewarding Life Cover Image
$12.75
ISBN: 9780804189972
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Currency - March 26th, 2019

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Think and Grow Rich: The Landmark Bestseller Now Revised and Updated for the 21st Century (Think and Grow Rich Series) Cover Image
$7.50
ISBN: 9781585424337
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: TarcherPerigee - August 18th, 2005

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


How to Win Friends and Influence People Cover Image
$12.74
ISBN: 9780671027032
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Gallery Books - October 1st, 1998

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Girl, Stop Apologizing: A Shame-Free Plan for Embracing and Achieving Your Goals Cover Image
$18.74
ISBN: 9781400209606
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins Leadership - March 5th, 2019

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took On Silicon Valley's Male Culture and Made the Deals  of a Lifetime Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9780525573920
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Currency - April 30th, 2019

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Do It Scared: Finding the Courage to Face Your Fears, Overcome Adversity, and Create a Life You Love Cover Image
$18.74
ISBN: 9780310353812
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Zondervan - May 21st, 2019

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


The 5 Second Rule: Transform your Life, Work, and Confidence with Everyday Courage Cover Image
$18.74
ISBN: 9781682612385
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Savio Republic - February 28th, 2017

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9781591846444
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Published: Portfolio - December 27th, 2011

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


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The 21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership: Follow Them and People Will Follow You Cover Image
$20.24
ISBN: 9780785288374
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: HarperCollins Leadership - September 16th, 2007

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Failing Up: How to Take Risks, Aim Higher, and Never Stop Learning Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781250139962
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - March 27th, 2018

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


The Art of the Start 2.0: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything Cover Image
By Guy Kawasaki, Lindsey Filby (Illustrator)
$22.46
ISBN: 9781591847847
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Published: Portfolio - March 3rd, 2015

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Crushing It!: How Great Entrepreneurs Build Their Business and Influence-and How You Can, Too Cover Image
$22.49
ISBN: 9780062674678
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Harper Business - January 30th, 2018

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781501135927
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Scribner - May 1st, 2018

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


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The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business Cover Image
$13.50
ISBN: 9780812981605
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 7th, 2014

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


The Harder You Work, the Luckier You Get: An Entrepreneur's Memoir Cover Image
$21.00
ISBN: 9781501164781
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Published: Simon & Schuster - November 5th, 2019

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


The End of Jobs: Money, Meaning and Freedom Without the 9-to-5 Cover Image
$11.24
ISBN: 9781619613362
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Published: Three Magnolia LLC - June 28th, 2015

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change the Way You Lead Forever Cover Image
$11.21
ISBN: 9780978440749
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Published: Page Two Books Hub - February 15th, 2016

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.


Onward: How Starbucks Fought for Its Life without Losing Its Soul Cover Image
$12.74
ISBN: 9781609613822
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Rodale Books - March 27th, 2012

Store owner Mike Russo also teaches Small Business Entrepreneurship for KHSD. He enthusiastically recommends this title for those interested in the entrepreneurial mindset.