By S. Daniel Abraham
In Everything Is Possible, Dan Abraham, the mythical founding father of Slim-Fast, recounts the tale of his own and company lifestyles, ranging from his youth and military years and his buy of Thompson clinical for $5,000 whilst he was once in his early twenties, and culminating within the sale of Slim-Fast for $2.3 billion in 2000. on the middle of Everything Is Possible are sixteen lifestyles classes that Abraham has picked up in sixty years of a hard-working company occupation. between them:
- There is not any such factor as a mistake (see pages 198–202)
- Why I consistently insured that my providers made a revenue (see pages 208–9)
- The philosophy of continuing development (see pages 202–5)
- If you've gotten a conception and the evidence dispute it, drop your conception (pages 205–8)
- The attention that all of us have either strong and undesirable good fortune in our lives, yet many people do not organize for both (pages 216–9)
- I by no means observed a guy decide a struggle with a far better guy (pages 191–5)
But this memoir, an excellent consultant for an individual beginning and becoming a company, is ready way over company. Abraham tells the heartwarming tale of becoming up in a modest domestic in lengthy seashore, ny, and the teachings he discovered from his mom, father, and one highschool instructor that experience guided him ever when you consider that. and there's extra, even more: a dialogue of his ideals in regards to the excitement of giving; what he has realized from Judaism approximately ethics and the Golden Rule; and what he discovered from his reports with the FDA concerning the significance of compromise and in regards to the necessity to struggle demanding in the event you think you are right.
At a time, whilst newspapers are full of studies of industrial fraud and deceptions, and while such a lot of humans think that to have magnificent luck in company you should be ruthless and cheating, this can be an account of a enterprise existence that has been lived honorably, passionately, and effectively, and with enjoyable. Everything Is Possible is a e-book to be savored and shared with old and young alike.
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