A Boy Should Know How to Tie a Tie

And Other Lessons for Succeeding in Life
Product Number: EB00571803
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781416566854
Publisher: Atria Books
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Description

LIFE LESSONS AND HARD-EARNED ADVICE THAT EVERY BOY NEEDS TO BECOME A MAN-AND EVERY MAN NEEDS TO BECOME A RESPECTED CITIZEN ANTWONE FISHER ALWAYS ADMIRED his foster father's crisp sartorial style. It wasn't until Fisher was a navy recruit that he realized this smartly dressed man had never taken the time to teach him how to be well-groomed-to reflect on the outside the man he was becoming on the inside. "A boy ought to know how to tie a tie," he thought angrily, as he struggled to master the navy's required half-Windsor knot. Filled with inspiring stories, wisdom, and practical know-how, A Boy Should Know How to Tie a Tie teaches: -Basics of personal style and hygiene: why cleaning, trimming, and polishing are essential daily habits -Key components of self-improvement: how to develop a routine for success and organize your personal space -The importance of identity: why reinventing oneself is a necessary part of growing up With additional information about healthy eating, making smart financial decisions, and finding role models, Antwone Fisher offers a book filled with accessible life lessons.

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Author(s): Antwone Fisher
Original Publish Date: Apr 20, 2010

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