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What Makes a Great Memoir?

1. An attention-grabbing first paragraph

2. A story built on trust, honesty, and emotion

3. A structure that mimics fiction novels

The Top 12 Incredible Memoirs or Biographies for Entrepreneurs

1. Some Stories: Lessons from the Edge of Business and Sport

Some Stories Lessons From The Edge Of Business And Sport

2. My Father’s Business: The Small-Town Values That Built Dollar General into a Billion-Dollar Company

The Small Town Values That Built Dollar General Into A Billion Dollar Company

3. Million Dollar Women: The Essential Guide for Female Entrepreneurs Who Want to Go Big

Million Dollar Women The Essential Guide For Female Entrepreneurs Who Want To Go Big

4. Elon Musk: Tesla, SpaceX, and the Quest for a Fantastic Future

Elon Musk Tesla Spacex And The Quest For A Fantastic Future

5. Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike

Shoe Dog A Memoir By The Creator Of Nike Paperback

6. Rising to the Challenge: My Leadership Journey

Rising To The Challenge My Leadership Journey

7. Iacocca: An Autobiography

Iacocca An Autobiography

8. Creativity, Inc.: Overcoming the Unseen Forces That Stand in the Way of True Inspiration

Overcoming The Unseen Forces That Stand In The Way Of True Inspiration

9. Dear Female Founder: 66 Letters of Advice from Women Entrepreneurs Who Have Made $1 Billion in Revenue

66 Letters Of Advice From Women Entrepreneurs Who Have Made 1 Billion In Revenue

10. Alibaba–The House That Jack Ma Built

Alibaba–the House That Jack Ma Built

11. Steve Jobs: The Memoir

Steve Jobs The Memoir

12. Girl On Fire: How to Choose Yourself, Burn the Rule Book, and Blaze Your Own Trail in Life and Business

Girl On Fire

The Rise to the Top is Hard, but worth it!

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Ruhani Rabin being a tech and product evangelist for almost 20 years. He was VP, CPO for various digital companies. Plays with Drones in his free time.

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Ruhani Rabin

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Ruhani Rabin being a tech and product evangelist for almost 20 years. He was VP, CPO for various digital companies. Plays with Drones in his free time.

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