Let My People Go Surfing

The personal stories of the founder of Patagonia, Inc. describes his underprivileged childhood as an immigrant in southern California, early fame as a successful mountain climber, and company's dedication to quality and environmental responsibility. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.

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  • Author : Yvon Chouinard
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Pages : 258 pages
  • ISBN : 9780143037835
  • Rating : 4/5 from 18 reviews
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Let My People Go Surfing

Let My People Go Surfing
  • Author : Yvon Chouinard
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 19 August 2022
GET THIS BOOKLet My People Go Surfing

The personal stories of the founder of Patagonia, Inc. describes his underprivileged childhood as an immigrant in southern California, early fame as a successful mountain climber, and company's dedication to quality and environmental responsibility. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.

Let My People Go Surfing

Let My People Go Surfing
  • Author : Yvon Chouinard
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 06 September 2016
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"Wonderful . . . a moving autobiography, the story of a unique business, and a detailed blueprint for hope." —Jared Diamond, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guns, Germs, and Steel In this newly revised 10th anniversary edition, Yvon Chouinard—legendary climber, businessman, environmentalist, and founder of Patagonia, Inc.—shares the persistence and courage that have gone into being head of one of the most respected and environmentally responsible companies on earth. From his youth as the son of a French Canadian handyman to the

The Responsible Company

The Responsible Company
  • Author : Yvon Chouinard,Vincent Stanley
  • Publisher : Patagonia
  • Release : 06 October 2013
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The Responsible Company, by Yvon Chouinard, founder and owner of Patagonia, and Vincent Stanley, co-editor of its Footprint Chronicles, draw on the their 40 years' experience at Patagonia – and knowledge of current efforts by other companies – to articulate the elements of responsible business for our time. Patagonia, named by Fortune in 2007 as the coolest company on the planet, has earned a reputation as much for its ground-breaking environmental and social practices as for the quality of its clothes. In this exceptionally

Some Stories

Some Stories
  • Author : Yvon Chouinard
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 19 August 2022
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Through a compilation of his many articles on sports, from falconry to fishing and climbing to surfing, along with musings on the purpose of business and the importance of environmental activism, the author reveals his extraordinary and varied life experiences.

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar
  • Author : Gary Erickson
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 22 June 2012
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In April of 2000, Gary Erickson turned down a $120 million offer to buy his thriving company. Today, instead of taking it easy for the rest of his life and enjoying a luxurious retirement, he's working harder than ever. Why would any sane person pass up the financial opportunity of a lifetime? Raising the Bar tells the amazing story of Clif Bar's Gary Erickson and shows that some things are more important than money. Gary Erickson and coauthor Lois Lorentzen tell the

Barbarian Days

Barbarian Days
  • Author : William Finnegan
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 21 July 2015
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**Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Autobiography** Included in President Obama’s 2016 Summer Reading List “Without a doubt, the finest surf book I’ve ever read . . . ” —The New York Times Magazine Barbarian Days is William Finnegan’s memoir of an obsession, a complex enchantment. Surfing only looks like a sport. To initiates, it is something else: a beautiful addiction, a demanding course of study, a morally dangerous pastime, a way of life. Raised in California and Hawaii, Finnegan started surfing

Raising the Bar

Raising the Bar
  • Author : Gary Erickson,Lois Lorentzen
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 01 October 2006
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The founder of Clif Bar Inc. explains how he turned his homemade energy bar into a $100 million business without losing any of his joy for life or business--all the while focusing on the relationship between business and community.

Climbing Ice

Climbing Ice
  • Author : Yvon Chouinard
  • Publisher : Sierra Club Books for Children
  • Release : 19 August 1978
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Photographs of ice climbers in action augment complete instructions in the techniques of ice climbing, dangers, and safety measures

Montreal Noir

Montreal Noir
  • Author : John McFetridge,Jacques Filippi
  • Publisher : Akashic Books
  • Release : 07 November 2017
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“American crime fiction fans will welcome the opportunity to sample the short fiction of some worthy Canadian authors.” —Publishers Weekly Following the success of Toronto Noir, the Noir Series explores new Canadian terrain, featuring both English and Francophone authors. Like the city it springs from, Montreal Noir is an intriguing mix of culture, identities, and neighborhoods with one thing in common: the dark side of human nature. This collection presents stories by Patrick Senécal, Tess Fragoulis, Howard Shrier, Michel

Embedded Sustainability

Embedded Sustainability
  • Author : Chris Laszlo,Nadya Zhexembayeva
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 08 September 2017
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Companies know how to meet the demands of shareholder value: years of managerial excellence testify to this achievement. Many also know how to create stakeholder value – through traditional approaches such as CSR and philanthropy which predictably lead to trade-offs and added costs. What remains elusive is discovering is how to meet both shareholder and stakeholder requirements in the core business – without mediocrity and without compromise – creating value for the company that cannot be disentangled from the value it creates for

Swell

Swell
  • Author : Liz Clark
  • Publisher : Patagonia
  • Release : 01 April 2018
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Sailing Ten Years and 20,000 Miles In Search of Surf and Self

Patagonia Tools for Grassroots Activists

Patagonia Tools for Grassroots Activists
  • Author : Nora Gallagher,Lisa Myers
  • Publisher : Patagonia
  • Release : 09 February 2016
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For over twenty years, Patagonia has organized a Tools Conference, where experts provide practical training to help make activists more effective. Now Patagonia has captured Tools’ best wisdom and advice into a book, creating a resource for any organization hoping to hone core skills like campaign and communication strategy, grassroots organizing, and lobbying as well as working with business, fundraising in uncertain times and using new technologies. Patagonia hopes the book will be dog-eared and scribbled in; a solid, inspiring

Changing Business from the Inside Out

Changing Business from the Inside Out
  • Author : Tim Mohin
  • Publisher : Berrett-Koehler Publishers
  • Release : 02 July 2012
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The BP oil spill, the 2008 global financial collapse, and revelations of scandalous working conditions at Chinese electronics supplier Foxconn show why so many are suspicious of promises of corporate responsibility. But slowly and fitfully, corporations are changing. It’s not just because of the high cost of making amends and a fear of negative publicity. Consumers are demanding better corporate behavior, and an increasing number of executives are eager to make their organizations more of a force for good. But