Start something that matters

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The incredible story of the man behind TOMS Shoes and One for One, the revolutionary business model that marries fun, profit, and social good. "A creative and open-hearted business model for our times."--The Wall Street Journal Why this book is for you:

  • You're ready to make a difference in the world--through your own start-up business, a nonprofit organization, or a new project that you create within your current job.
  • You want to love your work, work for what you love, and have a positive impact on the world--all at the same time.
  • You're inspired by charity: water, method, and FEED Projects and want to learn how these organizations got their start.
  • You're curious about how someone who never made a pair of shoes, attended fashion school, or worked in retail created one of the fastest-growing footwear companies in the world by giving shoes away.
  • You're looking for a new model of success to share with your children, students, co-workers, and members of your community. You're ready to start something that matters.

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    The incredible story of the man behind TOMS Shoes and One for One, the revolutionary business model that marries fun, profit, and social good.

    "A creative and open-hearted business model for our times."--The Wall Street Journal

    Why this book is for you:

  • You're ready to make a difference in the world--through your own start-up business, a nonprofit organization, or a new project that you create within your current job.
  • You want to love your work, work for what you love, and have a positive impact on the world--all at the same time.
  • You're inspired by charity: water, method, and FEED Projects and want to learn how these organizations got their start.
  • You're curious about how someone who never made a pair of shoes, attended fashion school, or worked in retail created one of the fastest-growing footwear companies in the world by giving shoes away.
  • You're looking for a new model of success to share with your children, students, co-workers, and members of your community.

    You're ready to start something that matters.

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