- Do The Work and Turning Pro by Steven Pressfield
- The E-Myth Series by Michael E. Gerbe
- Rework by Jason Fried of 37 Signals
- Design Is a Job and the video F*ck you Pay me by Mike Monteiro
- The Designer’s Guide To Marketing And Pricing: How To Win Clients And What To Charge Them by Ilise Benun
- Harvest -Time tracking\Invoicing and project management
- Toggl – Time tracking\Invoicing and project management
- Bonsai – For easy contract generation and payment management
- Trello – Project Management
- Google Keep – TODO list management
- Quickbooks – Accounting Software
Note: If you are a currently freelancer or looking to take the leap into freelancing I’d highly recommend you give The Soco a look for a solid community with tons of opportunities for networking, with events like this and more.
Feel free to share or leave a personal book or software recommendation to add to this list.