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Publisher's Summary

Great teammates don't just impact you today; they impact you for the rest of your life.

From the moment Jon Gordon heard about George Boiardi and the hard hat, he was intrigued and captivated. Over the years he visited George's coaches, attended several "21 Dinners" held in his honor, met his family, talked to his teammates, and observed how he inspired all who knew him.

The Hard Hat is an unforgettable true story about a selfless, loyal, joyful, hardworking, competitive, and compassionate leader and teammate as well as the impact he had on his team and the lessons we can learn from him.

The book features:

  • A true story about George Boiardi, his team, and their legacy.
  • Twenty-one lessons to be a great teammate.
  • Insights from George's teammates and coaches that bring the lessons to life.
  • Twenty-one exercises to help you build a great team.

Infused with practical insights and life-changing lessons, The Hard Hat will inspire you to be the best teammate you can be and to build a great team.

©2015 Jon Gordon (P)2015 Gildan Media LLC

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Awesome

This was a superb story of a triumphant spirit that continues to help lead us all in winning the game of life. Thank you.

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Amazing story. Amazing man.

This is a story of a hero. This young man made such an incredible impact on each life he touched. Thanks to this book, his legacy will live on and continue to change lives.

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loved the book, lessons and exercises. wished everyone was required to hear or read Jon Gordon's books. our world would be so much more happy and full of people with positive spirits.

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  • 04-09-21

Hard not to Love.

Incredible story about an amazing person with lessons everyone should hear. Easy read. Short and to the point.

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Good, ending chapters the best

good book, quick listen, going to read the book. The ending chapters were the best.
I that it's part true story.

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business or sports a must read

if you're not a sole proprietor who lives alone, this book has lessons for you.

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FANTASTIC BOOK

This was an amazing read. I have been so inspired by hearing about George’s life. As a college athlete I related to the story very closely and was deeply touched about how one life can reach so many in a positive way. Would 10/10 recommend to anyone, athlete or not. I have read over 8 of Jon Gordon’s books and this one has been my favorite

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required reading

this book should be on schools required reading lists. it is on mine. i am recommending it to everyone.

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horrible book.

the main character in this book is made out to be the Messiah. I did not learn anything new.

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inspired to change my life

i listened to this book in one night after it was recommended by my coach after practice it has inspired me to change my life, as far as being a positive, caring person. this is one of those book where you listen to over and over to become better and it never gets old. i will listen to this again. 10/10 would recommend.

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  • 11-01-20

Great read.

Easy to listen to and makes you realise that you have to live every day at a time and to the fullest!