Boek cover Let my people go surfing van Yvon Chouinard (Paperback)

Let my people go surfing

The Education of a Reluctant Businessman - Including 10 More Years of Business as Usual

Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9780143109679
Paperback 15,99
4.2 op 5 sterren
uitgever Penguin Putnam Inc
Taal Engels
Bindwijze Paperback
Afmetingen 24,1 x 16,5 x 1,9 cm
Aantal paginas 272 pagina's
Aanbevolen leeftijd 18 jaar
Illustraties Met illustraties
Co-auteur Chouinard, Yvon
Uitgever Penguin Putnam Inc
Extra groot lettertype Nee
Subtitel The Education of a Reluctant Businessman - Including 10 More Years of Business as Usual
Thema Subject Code KJJ , KJZ , DNC , KJG

Boekbeschrijving

"In this newly revised 10th anniversary edition, Yvon Chouinard—legendary climber, businessman, environmentalist, and founder of Patagonia, Inc.—shares the persistence and courage that have gone into being head of one of the most respected and environmentally responsible companies on earth.

From his youth as the son of a French Canadian handyman to the thrilling, ambitious climbing expeditions that inspired his innovative designs for the sport's equipment, Let My People Go Surfing is the story of a man who brought doing good and having grand adventures into the heart of his business life-a book that will deeply affect entrepreneurs and outdoor enthusiasts alike.

""This is the story of an attempt to do more than change a single corporation—it is an attempt to challenge the culture of consumption that is at the heart of the global ecological crisis.""—From the Foreword by Naomi Klein, bestselling author of This Changes Everything"

Gelijkaardige boeken

Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9780091929114
4.4 op 5 sterren
Boek cover 4-hour workweek van Timothy Ferriss (Paperback)
Expanded and updated: Escape the 9-5, Live Anywhere and Join the New Rich
This is a new, updated and expanded edition of this New York Times bestseller on how to reconstruct your life so it's not all about work. Forget the...
›› meer info
Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9780241958223
4.2 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Start with Why van Simon Sinek (Paperback)
How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone To Take Action
Why are some people and organisations more inventive, pioneering and successful than others? And why are they able to repeat their success again and...
›› meer info
Engels | Druk: Paperback | Paperback | 9780141033570
4.5 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Thinking, fast and slow van Daniel Kahneman (Paperback)
Daniel Kahneman (Engelstalige editie)
In the international bestseller, Thinking, Fast and Slow, Daniel Kahneman, the renowned psychologist and winner of the Nobel Prize in Economics,...
›› meer info
Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9780980122787
Boek cover The Responsible Company van Yvon Chouinard (Paperback)
What We've Learned from Patagonia's First 40 Years
The Responsible Company, by Yvon Chouinard, founder and owner of Patagonia, and Vincent Stanley, co-editor of its Footprint Chronicles, draw on the...
›› meer info
Engels | Druk: 25 | Paperback | 9781451639612
4.4 op 5 sterren
Boek cover 7 habits of highly effective people van Stephen Covey (Paperback)
Powerful Lessons in Personal Change
The seven habits of highly effective people When it was first published in 1989, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People was an almost instant...
›› meer info
Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9781449474256
4.6 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Milk and Honey van Rupi Kaur (Paperback)
Gedichtenbundel - ENGELSTALIGE editie
The book is divided into four chapters, and each chapter serves a different purpose. Deals with a different pain. Heals a different heartache. Milk...
›› meer info
Engels | Druk: 1 | Paperback | 9781472151414
5 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Barbarian Days van William Finnegan (Paperback)
A Surfing Life
Winner of the Pulitzer Price and William Hill Sports Book of the Year: Barbarian Days is a deeply rendered self-portrait of a lifelong surfer looking...
›› meer info
Nederlands | Druk: 5 | Paperback | 9789000357598
4.4 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Shoe dog van Phil Knight (Paperback)
Het verhaal van de oprichter van Nike
Autobiografie van de grootste sportschoenenmaker ter wereld Phil Knight richtte in 1964 samen met hardloopcoach Bill Bowerman Blue Ribbon Sports...
›› meer info
Engels | Hardcover | 9781938340826
Boek cover Some Stories van Yvon Chouinard (Hardcover)
Lessons from the Edge of Business and Sport
Recent PODcasts by Yvon Chouinard: How I Built This with Guy Roz CommonWealth Club Backcountry Anglers and Hunters Podcast
›› meer info
Engels | Druk: Main | Paperback | 9780571334650
4.3 op 5 sterren
Boek cover Normal People van Sally Rooney (Paperback)
Winner Costa Novel Award 2018, now in paperback. Connell and Marianne grow up in a small town in rural Ireland. But they are from very different...
›› meer info