Start Something That Matters

By Blake Mycoskie

The incredible story of the man behind TOMS Shoes and One for One, the revolutionary business model that marries fun, profit, and social good
A creative and open-hearted business model for our times. The Wall Street Journal
Why this book is for you:

You re ready to make a difference in the world through your own start-up business, a nonprofit organization, or a new project that you create within your current job.
You want to love your work, work for what you love, and have a positive impact on the world all at the same time.
You re inspired by charity: water, method, and FEED Projects and want to learn how these organizations got their start.
You re curious about how someone who never made a pair of shoes, attended fashion school, or worked in retail created one of the fastest-growing footwear companies in the world by giving shoes away.
You re looking for a new model of success to share with your children, students, co-workers, and members of your community.

You re ready to start something that matters.
With every book you purchase, a new book will be provided to a child in need. One for One.




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Publisher Spiegel & Grau
Publish date 05/15/2012
Pages 209
ISBN-13 9780812981445
ISBN-10 0812981448
Language English

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