This post has not been vetted or endorsed by BuzzFeed's editorial staff. BuzzFeed Community is a place where anyone can create a post or quiz. Try making your own!Buzz·Posted on May 13, 20159 Awesome Books For Your Kick-Ass CareerWhether you've hit a lull, or are a new graduate that is ready to take your game at work to the next level, you need some help. Read these 9 books, and you'll be on your way to a kick-ass career.by Andrea KennedyCommunity ContributorLinkFacebookPinterestTwitterMail The Entrepreneur Mind, by Kevin D. Johnson Amazon.com / Via amazon.com Learn how entrepreneurs like Mark Zuckerberg, Kevin Plank, and Sara Blakely paved the road to success. This book holds the secrets of the very best. The Thriver's Edge, by Donna Stoneham Amazon.com / Via amazon.com Elevate every aspect of your life with this personal guide that shows you how to unleash your full potential, and thrive. Always Know What To Say, by Peter W. Murphy Amazon.com / Via amazon.com Never get tongue-tied again. This handy book will teach you how to master your words in every situation. The Creative Thinking System, by Keith McManus Amazon.com / Via amazon.com Out of the box thinking becomes easy with this helpful guide. Learn how to turn your wildest ideas into reality. Unusually Effective, by Akshay Desai Amazon.com / Via amazon.com In this digital age, social media takes center stage. Blow your boss away at the next staff meeting by showing off your social media know-how. People Leadership, by Gina Folk Amazon.com / Via amazon.com Even if you're not a manager, chances are you'll be asked to lead a project at some point, or another. This book will teach you how to communicate effectively, and maximize each team members' individual strengths. Zombie Loyalists, by Peter Shankman Amazon.com / Via amazon.com Customer service is what keeps people coming back time and time again. This book shares how to use great customer service to create a loyal following. Love Your Job, by Kerry Hannon Amazon.com / Via amazon.com You dream about finding love, but have you ever wished you could fall in love with your job too? This book will show you how. The Sweet Spot, by Christine Carter Amazon.com / Via amazon.com If you're in a funk, this book is just what you need. It takes an all-encompassing look at what's holding you back, and offers advice on rediscovering your groove.