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Publisher's Summary

The world probably doesn't need another book. And while this might seem like one, it's so much more. It's an invitation. And it's addressed to you. To inspire you to challenge everything, to remind you that you can turn ideas into reality and to give you the opportunity to be part of a bold idea that could change the course of history.

Chapter One is the story of three kids from Melbourne, Australia, with zero experience in business, who had an idea and the crazy belief that we all have the power to change stuff. It started with the world water crisis (and how to end it) but has developed into an award-winning consumer goods brand that empowers millions of people to fight poverty with every munch of muesli, sip of water or pump of hand wash.

Challenge your thinking. And that's just the beginning. This is the story of epic proportions by Thankyou co-founder Daniel Flynn about Thankyou's gut-wrenching decisions, wild mistakes and daring moves in business, marketing and social enterprise so far. You'll laugh at their boldness, cry at their failings and be inspired by their determination. But more than that, you'll understand that no matter your walk of life, you too have the power to change stuff.

©2016 Daniel Flynn (P)2016 Bolinda

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Inspiring, refreshing, and unexpected.

I was generally familiar with the Thankyou story. As such I thought this would be a good read, but I didn’t expect to be challenged in my thinking quite this way. A brilliantly compiled narrative, managing to both inspire the reader (or listener) to dream big, while also being ok with starting small and being ok with imperfection. Very needed.

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Amazing! Incredible! Inspiring!

This book has changed my life! What these guys have achieved and are working towards makes the world a better place!

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  • Alan
  • 04-24-17

Do stuff that matters.

A book about making a difference by by being different. Not simply a "how to" book from someone who has made it, but a "why to" book by someone who is still making it.

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  • Julia
  • 02-09-17

Thankyou, awesome company! Get to the UK ASAP

Better off buying book but that's tricky from UK. Good story. Not such a fan of self help side but I never am

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  • Laura
  • 10-20-16

I love this true story

Daniel captives you with his personal why and the first chapter, of what I hope will be a long story. It encourages me to find mine.

Worth every cent of my investment of chapter one and thankyou products.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 08-28-18

This book is awesome!!! A lot of lessons learnt!

This book is awesome!!! A lot of lessons life lessons learned in this book .

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  • Anonymous User
  • 07-06-18

Engaging, inspiring, lessons can be learnt!

Narration by Daniel was consistently engaging right from the beginning to end. As an Aussie who supports his brand that he has built, listening to how his story was created was truly inspiring.

Highly recommended for a success story to listen to.

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  • Megan Gardiner
  • 06-25-18

Great to think we can make a difference

Daniel takes us on the journey of Thank You while inspiring you that you could do the same. And promising more to come.

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  • ROBYN M
  • 05-30-18

Inspirational listen

This book is read by the author, which I love. It is a great inspirational/ motivational book, a story of set backs and success of the Australian social enterprise “thankyou”. While personally I have an issue with the sale of bottled water, for environmental reasons, I think the company’s ethos overall is admirable. This book challenges you to think how you can positively impact the world.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 01-22-18

Will encourage you to change the world

and believe that you Can!
very well read, with purpose and passion for an amazing story so far

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  • John
  • 11-27-17

Slow start

The first hour is very hard to get into. Stick with it, and you’ll hear a great success story.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 11-27-17

Must listen!

Totally inspiring. Do yourself a favour and listen to this book. Worth every cent. Amazing!

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  • Nish
  • 11-09-17

Wow

Daniel, I am with you in this Journey. Lets change the world. This book has given me everything I needed to overcome my fears and take a first step. ThankYou

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  • Andreas
  • 10-12-17

Amazing book. Thank you Thankyou.

The book is incredible, not only by representing the amazing company it stands for, but it is very inspiring and well written and read. Worth every cent. Read it or you'll miss out.