Shoe Dog : A Memoir by the Creator of NIKE
by Phil Knight
Editor: Simon & Schuster Ltd
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“A resolutely honest conception reminds us of what the path to business success is really likeThis is a wonderful tale of “Bill Gates” best book that I read last year was the Dog Shoe, by Nike Phil Knight.Phil is a very wise, intelligent and competitive human being who is also a “storyteller’s gift” of Warren Buffett. In 1962, fresh out of business school, Phil Knight borrowed $50 from his father and started a business with a simple mission: importing high-quality, low-cost sports shoes from Japan.Selling shoes in the trunk of his Plymouth, Chevalier, increased by $8,000 in his first year.Today, Nike’s annual sales turnover exceeds $30 billion annuallyIn an age of start-ups, Nike is the ultimate startup, and swoosh has become a revolutionary, globe-split icon, one of the most widespread and recognizable symbols in today’s world.But the Knight, the man behind the swoosh, has always remained a mystery.Now, for the first time, he tells his story.Sincerely, humble, disillusioned and courageous, he starts with his cross-breeding moment at 24 years old, he decided to start his own business.He details the many risks and fearsome setbacks that stood between him and his dream, with his first triumphs.Above all, he still remembers his first group of partners and employees soon became very close to the band of brothers.Together, by harnessing the transcendent power of a shared mission, and a deep conviction in the spirit of sport, they have built a brand that has changed everything.A rich memory with insight, humor and hard-won wisdom, this book is also dotted with lessons on building something from scratch, overcoming adversity, and ultimately leaving your mark on the world.
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