Power of Broke: Amazon
Power of Broke: Amazon

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Power of Broke: Amazon

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The Power of Broke Daymond John has been practicing the power of broke ever since he started selling his home-sewn t-shirts on the streets of Queens. With no funding and a $40 budget, Daymond had to come up with out-of-the box ways to promote his products. Luckily, desperation breeds innovation, and so he hatched an idea for a creative campaign that eventually launched the FUBU brand into a $6 billion dollar global phenomenon. But it might not have happened if he hadn’t started out broke - with nothing but a heart full of hope and a ferocious drive to succeed by any means possible. Here, the FUBU founder and star of ABC’s Shark Tank shows that, far from being a liability, broke can actually be your greatest competitive advantage as an entrepreneur.

Some of the top CEO's, musicians, athletes and influencers in this book include.

- Kevin Plank - Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Under Armour.

- Rob Dyrdek - Skateboarder, Producer, Reality Show Star.

- Steve Aoki - Musician, DJ, Record Producer, Music Executive

- Loren Ridinger - Founder & Executive Vice-President of Market America, Fashion Trendsetter, Internet Retailer.

- Moziah Bridges & Tramica Morris - Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Mo's Bows: Single Mom and Tireless Supporter.

- Tim Ferriss - Author, Motivational Speaker, Entrepreneur, Angel Investor.

and many more.

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Celebrity Testimonials
"Daymond knows how to make things happen. He knows the difference between a want-repreneur and an entrepreneur, and he lays it out for us in these pages. What a kick it is to read over his shoulder as he shares his hard-won wisdom. This guy built an empire from the streets of Hollis, Queens, and here he compares notes with other visionaries who've also found ways to beat the odds and make it to the top. His new book is so inspiring, so insightful, so invigorating... I'm glad that he took the time to share this mindset with the world" —Mark Cuban, Entrepreneur and Owner of Dallas Mavericks
“Daymond John’s journey proves that desperation breeds innovation, and The Power of Broke breaks it down for us with straight talk from a guy who knows what it takes to make something out of nothing.” —Steve Case, Chairman and CEO of Revolution LLCand cofounder of America Online
"Money can't buy you strength or spirit. It can't get you peace or power. In his empowering new book, Daymond John sets out a blueprint for folks looking to put their God-given assets to work to build a business or a brand. Nobody knows better than Daymond that it doesn't matter how you start out in life - the will to win resides in us all." —Russell Simmons, Business Mogul and Philanthropist
“I firmly believe that you should only read business books from people who have actually built businesses. Daymond has done just that, and here he breaks down the thesis and the religion behind exactly how he did it. You have to understand that ‘broke’ isn’t what happens in your wallet; ‘broke’ is a mind-set. It’s about tapping into that state of desperation that leads you to tremendous creativity. I was in the game of broke before I even knew what the game was, and, here, Daymond John deconstructs this crucial concept in detail.” —Gary Vaynerchuk, Vayner Media CEO and three-time New York Times bestselling author
Product Details
Paperback

288 pages

Publisher

Crown Business
(January 19, 2016)

Language

English

ISBN-10

1101903597

ISBN-13

978-1101903599

Product Dimensions

5.7 x 0.9 x 8.6 inches

Shipping Weight

1.6 Pound

About the Author

An entrepreneur in every sense of the word, Daymond John has come a long way from taking out a $100,000 mortgage on his mother’s house and moving his operation into the basement. John is CEO and Founder of FUBU, a much-celebrated global lifestyle brand, and a pioneer in the fashion industry with over $6 billion in product sales. He is an award-winning entrepreneur, and he has received over 35 awards including the Brandweek Marketer of the Year, Advertising Age Marketing 1000 Award for Outstanding Ad Campaign, and Ernst & Young’s New York Entrepreneur of the Year Award.

His marketing strategies and ability to build successful brands has made him a highly influential consultant and motivational speaker today. His marketing firm Shark Branding offers advice on how to effectively communicate to consumers through innovative means and connects brands with the world’s top celebrities for everything from endorsements to product extensions. John is also an author of two best-selling books Display of Power and The Brand Within. In 2009, he joined the cast of ABC entrepreneurial business show the Shark Tank by acclaimed producer Mark Burnett. Millions of weekly viewers tune into the show as John demonstrates his marketing prowess and entrepreneurial insights.