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The Resource Life is good : the book, Bert and John Jacobs

Life is good : the book, Bert and John Jacobs

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Life is good : the book
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Life is good : the book
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Bert and John Jacobs
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eng
Summary
  • "From Life is Good founders and brothers Bert and John Jacobs, this inspiring book of wisdom outlines the ten key "superpowers" readers need to live their best lives. Based on the brothers' personal and professional journey, this whimsically illustrated guide captures the unique voice and profound optimism that is the foundation of their beloved T-shirt and apparel company, now worth more than $100 million. Life Is Good: The Owner's Manual will inspire readers of all ages and passions to discover--and embrace--the good in their lives. Entertaining yet profound, easygoing yet powerful, this engaging book reveals how to tap into the hidden power of optimism. Beginning with their upbringing in working class Boston and following the arc of their lives from postgrad wanderlust to the birth of a small business, Bert and John use their experiences to illuminate the ten superpowers on which optimism is founded--from humor and compassion to gratitude and authenticity. Capturing their buoyant, community-focused outlook and supplementing with top-ten lists and the company's iconic stick-figure illustrations, this book doesn't preach. Instead, it offers lighthearted, practical self-help that will inspire and empower readers to embrace their lives with delight and daring"--
  • "From Life is Good founders and brothers Bert and John Jacobs, this inspiring book of wisdom outlines the ten key "superpowers" readers need to live their best lives. Based on the brothers' personal and professional journey, this whimsically illustrated guide captures the unique voice and profound optimism that is the foundation of their beloved T-shirt and apparel company, now worth more than $100 million. Life Is Good: The Book will inspire readers of all ages and passions to discover--and embrace--the good in their lives. Entertaining yet profound, easygoing yet powerful, this engaging book reveals how to tap into the hidden power of optimism. Beginning with their upbringing in working class Boston and following the arc of their lives from postgrad wanderlust to the birth of a small business, Bert and John use their experiences to illuminate the ten superpowers on which optimism is founded--from humor and compassion to gratitude and authenticity. Capturing their buoyant, community-focused outlook and supplementing with top-ten lists and the company's iconic stick-figure illustrations, this book doesn't preach. Instead, it offers lighthearted, practical self-help that will inspire and empower readers to embrace their lives with delight and daring"--
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contains biographical information
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DLC
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD9940.U6
LC item number
L5553 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Life is good : the book, Bert and John Jacobs
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Life is good : the book, Bert and John Jacobs
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-270)
Contents
Sunnyside up -- Superpower #1 : openness -- Superpower #2 : courage -- Superpower #3 : simplicity -- Superpower #4 : humor -- Superpower #5 : gratitude -- Superpower #6 : fun -- Superpower #7 : compassion -- Superpower #8 : creativity -- Superpower #10 : love -- Joan's goodbye
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Dimensions
22 cm
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Extent
271 pages
Isbn
9781426215636
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2015020909
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color illustrations

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