Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike

Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike ≴ Read Format Kindle [ Shoe Dog: A Memoir by the Creator of Nike ] For Free ⋃ ePUB Author Phil Knight ⋒ A refreshingly honest reminder of what the path to business success really looks like Its a messy, perilous, and chaotic journey riddled with mistakes, endless struggles, and sacrifice Here Knight opens up in a way few CEOs are willing to do I dont think Knight sets out to teach the reader anything Instead, he accomplishes something better He tells his story as honestly as he can Its an amazing tale.Bill Gates, one of his favorite books of 2016Shoe Dog is a great American story about luck, grit, know how, and the magic alchemy of a handful of eccentric characters who came together to build Nike That it happened at all is a miracle, because as I learned from this book, though we are a nation that extols free enterprise, we also excel at thwarting it This is Phil Knight, one on one, no holds barred The lessons he imparts about entrepreneurship and the obstacles one faces in trying to create something, are priceless The pages I folded down are too many to mention.Abraham Verghese, author of Cutting for StoneThe best book I read last year Phil is a gifted storyteller Warren Buffett Ive known Phil Knight since I was a kid, but I didnt really know him until I opened this beautiful, startling, intimate book And the same goes for Nike Ive worn the gear, with pride, but I didnt realize the remarkable saga of innovation and survival and triumph that stood behind every swoosh Candid, funny, suspenseful, literarythis is a memoir for people who love sport, but above all its a memoir for people who love memoirs Andre Agassi, New York Times bestselling author of Open Shoe Dog is an extraordinary hero s journey, an epic tale of faith, unparalleled determination, excellence, failure, triumph, hard earned wisdom, and love It s nothing short of a miracle that Nike exists I finished the last sentence in complete awe, inspired and grateful for the experience Lisa Genova, New York Times bestselling author of Still Alice and Inside the O Briens A touching, highly entertaining adventure odyssey, with much to teach about innovation and creativity Phil Knight takes us back to the Big Bang of the swoosh, recalls how he first begged and borrowed from reluctant banks, how he assembled a crew of eccentric but brilliant misfits, how they all worked together to build something unique and paradigm changing An inspiration for everyone with an unconventional dream Michael Spence, Nobel prize winning economistA fresh historical perspective on one of the most profiled companies in the world Shoe Dog builds characters of the people behind the brand Loaded with hard earned wisdomWant a simple recommendation Go get a copy Portland Business Journal Review Shoe Dog is, at its heart, an origin story, of both a global brand and a footwear liferit reads like pure adventure story, boys facing steeper and steeper challenges and finding ways through, often by the skin of their teeth As Knight collects the misfits and oddballs who become the core of his growing company, Shoe Dog is like The Lord of the Rings than a typical mogul memoir ComplexA rare and revealing look at the notoriously media shy man behind the swoosh Booklist STARRED reviewIn this instant and tenacious New York Times bestseller, Nike founder and board chairman Phil Knight offers a rare and revealing look at the notoriously media shy man behind the swoosh Booklist, starred review , illuminating his companys early days as an intrepid start up and its evolution into one of the worlds most iconic, game changing, and profitable brands.Bill Gates named Shoe Dog one of his five favorite books of 2016 and called it an amazing tale, a refreshingly honest reminder of what the path to business success really looks like Its a messy, perilous, and chaotic journey, riddled with mistakes, endless struggles, and sacrifice Phil Knight opens up in ways few CEOs are willing to do Fresh out of business school, Phil Knight borrowed fifty dollars from his father and launched a company with one simple mission import high quality, low cost running shoes from Japan Selling the shoes from the trunk of his car in 1963, Knight grossed eight thousand dollars that first year Today, Nikes annual sales top 30 billion In this age of start ups, Knights Nike is the gold standard, and its swoosh is one of the few icons instantly recognized in every corner of the world But Knight, the man behind the swoosh, has always been a mystery In Shoe Dog, he tells his story at last At twenty four, Knight decides that rather than work for a big corporation, he will create something all his own, new, dynamic, different He details the many risks he encountered, the crushing setbacks, the ruthless competitors and hostile bankersas well as his many thrilling triumphs Above all, he recalls the relationships that formed the heart and soul of Nike, with his former track coach, the irascible and charismatic Bill Bowerman, and with his first employees, a ragtag group of misfits and savants who quickly became a band of swoosh crazed brothers Together, harnessing the electrifying power of a bold vision and a shared belief in the transformative power of sports, they created a brandand a culturethat changed everything. 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    • 1.2
    • 32
    • Format Kindle
    • 1501135929
    • Phil Knight
    • Anglais
    • 01 November 2017
    • 400 pages