In this candid and riveting memoir, for the first time ever, Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world's most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands.
"great story about building a business"
Based on in-depth interviews with more than 200 leading entrepreneurs, a business executive and senior fellow at Harvard's Center for Public Leadership identifies the six essential disciplines needed to transform your ideas into real-world successes, whether you're an innovative manager or an aspiring entrepreneur.
Lee Strobel became convinced that God was outmoded. Today science is supports the conclusion that the universe was intelligently designed. Darwinism has faltered in the face of facts and hard reason. Science definitely gives faith a boost as new findings emerge about the complexity of our universe. Strobel re-examines the theories that once led him away from God. You'll encounter discoveries from cosmology, DNA research, and human consciousness that present evidence in The Case for a Creator.
"Excellent Summary of Apologetics"
With Wall Maria breeched, communities within the Quinta district have been cut off from each other, creating famine and chaos. A young field commander named Rita is tasked with a mission to reconnect transit across the massive district while putting her troops and residence right in the vanguard as Titans descend on her town.
In this companion volume to The Discoverers, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Daniel J. Boorstin brings to life more than three thousand years of human artistic achievement, examining painting, sculpture, architecture, theology, philosophy, history, poetry, drama, literature, dance, music, and film.
"No one should miss this book..."
My friend, we live in a culture saturated with sex. Everywhere you turn it's there - discussed, debated, demonstrated, and used to sell anything and everything from cars to shampoo. And the world's message is loud and clear: You have to be desirable, attractive, and sexy in order to be loved. But I know far too many people who have been burned by sex - not only as children but as teens and adults - simply because it wasn't sex according to God's directions. And that breaks my heart...and his.
This audiobook is about how to cooperate with God to see changes happen in your life. God wants to help us with these changes, but many times He is waiting on us to do our part. We don't see God manifest Himself because we haven't learned how to cooperate with Him. Your life can be more fun and exciting when you learn to cooperate with God. You can save a lot of time when you understand how to cooperate with God. You can eliminate a lot of stress and anxiety when you learn to cooperate with God.
Alan shares inspiring and exciting stories about his life...from childhood, through 30+ years in the music industry working with some of the most famous personalities in the record industry - people like David Bowie, Johnny Cash, Bernie Taupin, Bill Aucoin (creator of KISS), famed producers, Phil Spector, and Tony Camillo, among others. Alan tells how God reveals Himself...and then talks to you about how you can develop your own personal and indescribably rewarding relationship with the Creator of all things; explaining how you may find The Way!
Here is a sneak peak of what you'll learn in Law of Attraction: The secrets to getting the universe to actually respond, why positive thinking doesn't work, real strategies for attracting what you really want, why you are not succeeding with the law of attraction, and much more!
"You need to love yourself first..."
The hyper-gravitational ship Nexus has located the source of the mysterious signal. But what the astronauts discover next is shocking. Their fate and that of all humanity could be compromised forever.
Intuition is not the ability to see the future, teaches Caroline Myss. On the Three Levels of Intuition, Caroline illuminates the nature of this vital skill that we all possess. Join her for a fascinating discussion of intuition's role in the co-creative process, and how we can begin using the three levels of intuition: survival, creative and visionary.
"valuable information in a short time"
Shinganshina has been breached, and humanity has retreated to Wall Rose - for the most part. Quintra District, situated at the western end of Wall Maria, is holding out despite being hemmed in by the Titans on both the exterior and the formerly interior sides. In this concluding half of this side story, Rita Iglehaut, acting commander of the local forces, struggles to turn her isolated hometown into something of a city of its own. Her draconian methods, however, shock the residents, not least Mathias Kramer, her childhood friend.
Written by a friend and scientific collaborator with Albert Einstein, this remarkable study is a model of what a biography of a scientist should be. On these pages, we come to know Albert Einstein as the “backward” child; the academic outcast; the reluctant world celebrity; the exile; the pacifist; the philosopher; the humanitarian; the tragically saddened “father” of the atomic bomb; and above all, the unceasing searcher after scientific truth.
Are you having trouble generating money from your YouTube channel? Want to score some free product for a video review or giveaway contest? Well, you are in luck! Each year, companies spend $17 Billion on sponsorships. This is an ideal source of funding to tap into for any YouTube creators. However, many video bloggers simply have no idea what a good sponsorship deal is. They do videos for either low or no money that, if they were more knowledgeable, would have earned them six figure deals.
Hollywood Said No! reveals the full-length, never-before-seen scripts for many would-be films, including Bob and David Make a Movie (fleshed out with brand-new storyboards by acclaimed artist Mike Mitchell) and Hooray For America! (a satirical power-house indictment of all that you hold dear).
"It's Bob and Dave in Mr Show mode, it's great"
The Book of Satoshi, the collected writings of Satoshi Nakamoto, creator of the bitcoin. The foreword was written by Jeff Berwick.
"Great historic read that'll teach the blockchain"
Set The Rum Diaries or I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell in an out-of-control fraternity house, and you get Total Frat Move-- the next (d)evolution in college debauchery.
The recent economic crisis was a dramatic reminder that capitalism can both produce and destroy. It's a system that by its very nature encourages predators and creators, locusts and bees. But, as Geoff Mulgan argues in this compelling, imaginative, and important book, the economic crisis also presents a historic opportunity to choose a radically different future for capitalism, one that maximizes its creative power and minimizes its destructive force.
"A work of sustained brilliance"
Matt Mullenweg, founder and CEO of Automattic, on growth, leadership, and mindfulness.
The more you learn about quantum physics, the more you wonder: who is really creating your reality? Fear not, Dr. Quantum, superhero of spiritual science, is here to help you meet the real creator: You! Join this champion of modern thought (sometimes known by his alter ego, Dr. Fred Alan Wolf) on a quest for truth through the strange reality of quantum physics.
"Not what I expected"