The Promise of a Pencil

The author describes how he left a lucrative business consulting job to found the nonprofit Pencils of Promise, an organization responsible for building schools for the poor in developing countries around the world and which recently completed its two hundredth school.

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  • Author : Adam Braun
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 288 pages
  • ISBN : 1476730636
  • Rating : 4/5 from 8 reviews
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The Promise of a Pencil

The Promise of a Pencil
  • Author : Adam Braun
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 03 February 2015
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The author describes how he left a lucrative business consulting job to found the nonprofit Pencils of Promise, an organization responsible for building schools for the poor in developing countries around the world and which recently completed its two hundredth school.

The Promise of a Pencil

The Promise of a Pencil
  • Author : Adam Braun,Carlye Adler
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 18 March 2014
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The author describes how he left a lucrative business consulting job to found the nonprofit Pencils of Promise, an organization responsible for building schools for the poor in developing countries around the world and which recently completed its two hundredth school.

The Promise of a Pencil

The Promise of a Pencil
  • Author : Adam Braun
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 18 March 2014
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The riveting story of how a young man turned $25 into more than 200 schools around the world and the guiding steps anyone can take to lead a successful and significant life. Adam Braun began working summers at hedge funds when he was just sixteen years old, sprinting down the path to a successful Wall Street career. But while traveling he met a young boy begging on the streets of India, who after being asked what he wanted most in the world,

Passion to Purpose

Passion to Purpose
  • Author : Amy McLaren
  • Publisher : Hay House, Inc
  • Release : 10 August 2021
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A cross between The Promise of a Pencil and She Means Business, this book from the co-founder of a charity dedicated to bringing education to students in rural Kenya demonstrates how finding your purpose can change the world and change your life. THE WORLD IS WAITING FOR YOUR BIG DREAM! Imagine if everyone took a few minutes each day to make the world a better place using their unique talents fueled by their deepest passions. What an amazing world we

From the Ground Up

From the Ground Up
  • Author : Howard Schultz
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 28 January 2019
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the longtime CEO and chairman of Starbucks, a bold, dramatic work about the new responsibilities that leaders, businesses, and citizens share in American society today—as viewed through the intimate lens of one man’s life and work. What do we owe one another? How do we channel our drive, ingenuity, even our pain, into something more meaningful than individual success? And what is our duty in the places where we live, work, and play?

The Opposite of Loneliness

The Opposite of Loneliness
  • Author : Marina Keegan
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 08 April 2014
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The instant New York Times bestseller and publishing phenomenon: Marina Keegan’s posthumous collection of award-winning essays and stories “sparkles with talent, humanity, and youth” (O, The Oprah Magazine). Marina Keegan’s star was on the rise when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She had a play that was to be produced at the New York Fringe Festival and a job waiting for her at The New Yorker. Tragically, five days after graduation, Marina died in

The Pencil

The Pencil
  • Author : Susan Avingaq,Maren Vsetula
  • Publisher : Inhabit Media
  • Release : 16 April 2019
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Susan and her sister, Rebecca, love watching their mother write letters to people in other camps. Their mother has one precious pencil, and she keeps it safe in her box for special things. One afternoon, their mother leaves the iglu to help a neighbour, and Susan, Rebecca, and their brother Peter are left with their father. They play all their regular games but are soon out of things to do--until their father brings out the pencil! As Susan draws and

Learn Better

Learn Better
  • Author : Ulrich Boser
  • Publisher : Rodale Books
  • Release : 03 September 2019
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For centuries, experts have argued that learning was about memorizing information: You're supposed to study facts, dates, and details; burn them into your memory; and then apply that knowledge at opportune times. But this approach to learning isn't nearly enough for the world that we live in today, and in Learn Better journalist and education researcher Ulrich Boser demonstrates that how we learn can matter just as much as what we learn. In this brilliantly researched book, Boser maps out

Start Something That Matters

Start Something That Matters
  • Author : Blake Mycoskie
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 15 May 2012
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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

Pencil

Pencil
  • Author : Ann Ingalls
  • Publisher : Pajama Press Inc.
  • Release : 02 November 2018
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Pencil and his boy Jackson are a great pair: they draw, they sketch, they scribble. But then Jackson gets Tablet and Pencil finds himself dumped in the dreaded junk drawer; he just can’t compete with Tablet’s videos, games, and movies. How will Pencil ever reclaim Jackson’s attention? With the help of some new pun-loving junk-drawer friends (and a drooling, pencil-chomping dog), Pencil sketches out a plan to draw Jackson back into their friendship. A former educator whose

Walk in Their Shoes

Walk in Their Shoes
  • Author : Jim Ziolkowski,James S. Hirsch
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 17 September 2013
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Traces the inspirational story behind the creator of the service-oriented program dedicated to transforming inner-city communities by providing educational opportunities for at-risk children, chronicling the author's own transformation from a thrill-seeking corporate financer to a dedicated advocate.

Color the Promises of God

Color the Promises of God
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Harvest House Publishers
  • Release : 01 March 2016
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Immerse yourself in the Bible's promises with these beautifully crafted, hand-drawn verses by Lori Siebert--all ready for your own creative touch. As you spend a few restful moments coloring and contemplating these well-loved passages of Scripture, each page will become a personal reminder that God's Word is for you.

Thirst

Thirst
  • Author : Scott Harrison
  • Publisher : Currency
  • Release : 02 October 2018
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • An inspiring personal story of redemption, second chances, and the transformative power within us all, from the founder and CEO of the nonprofit charity: water. At 28 years old, Scott Harrison had it all. A top nightclub promoter in New York City, his life was an endless cycle of drugs, booze, models—repeat. But 10 years in, desperately unhappy and morally bankrupt, he asked himself, "What would the exact opposite of my life look like?" Walking away from