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Daymond John is a businessman, investor, television personality, author, and motivational speaker. He is the founder and CEO of FUBU and The Shark Group. He also appears in ABC's reality television series Shark Tank.
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Shady Baby Feels
A First Book of Emotions
Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade - 2022-08-23
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Discover Shady Baby, the board book written by Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade, and Tara Nicole Whitaker, that teaches kids about emotions and feelings through the experience of baking cupcakes. Perfect for the youngest readers, this book lets children learn about the nine most common feelings in a fun and accessible way. It's a great tool to help toddlers develop emotional literacy and self-awareness, while inspiring them to talk about their own feelings. Don't miss out on this sturdy and engaging book, perfect for early childhood development. Check out the New York Times bestselling picture book, Shady Baby, from the same author team!
Daymond John
2022-07-18T19:46:46.000Z
Need to pick up some summer reading for your little ones? I got the list for you right here. I wanted to highlight these amazing kids books that teach kids beyond the standard math and reading. They have great messages about empowerment and more🙌🏾      source
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I Don't Want to Read This Book
Max Greenfield - 2021-11-09
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This hilarious picture book by Max Greenfield (Schmidt from New Girl) is perfect for any child who thinks they don't like to read books (and all the kids—and grownups—who do). With clever and playful read-aloud, Greenfield and New York Times bestselling illustrator Mike Lowery bring energy and laugh-out-loud fun to every page. Joining the ranks of favorite reads like The Book With No Pictures and The Serious Goose, this book will have readers of all ages coming back for laughs again and again!
Daymond John
2022-07-18T19:46:46.000Z
Need to pick up some summer reading for your little ones? I got the list for you right here. I wanted to highlight these amazing kids books that teach kids beyond the standard math and reading. They have great messages about empowerment and more🙌🏾      source
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The World Needs More Purple People
Kristen Bell - 2020-06-02
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"The World Needs More Purple People" by Kristen Bell and Benjamin Hart is a delightful book that introduces the concept of being "purple people" - individuals who ask great questions, bring people together, and stand up for what's right. With Penny Purple as your guide, readers will learn how to exercise their curiosity, use their voice, and be kind superheroes in their everyday lives. This hilarious and joyous read-aloud is perfect for families who want to inspire their children to paint the world purple!
Daymond John
2022-07-18T19:46:46.000Z
Need to pick up some summer reading for your little ones? I got the list for you right here. I wanted to highlight these amazing kids books that teach kids beyond the standard math and reading. They have great messages about empowerment and more🙌🏾      source
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Sulwe
Lupita Nyong'O - 2019-10-15
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This moving picture book tackles the theme of colorism and self-esteem through the story of Sulwe, a young girl with skin the color of midnight who longs to be beautiful like her mother and sister. But after a magical journey through the night sky, Sulwe learns that true beauty comes from within. Actress Lupita Nyong'o creates a whimsical and heartwarming debut that inspires children to see their own unique beauty.
Daymond John
2022-07-18T19:46:46.000Z
Need to pick up some summer reading for your little ones? I got the list for you right here. I wanted to highlight these amazing kids books that teach kids beyond the standard math and reading. They have great messages about empowerment and more🙌🏾      source
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Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man
Emmanuel Acho - 2020-11-10
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This essential guide addresses the systemic racism that has recently electrified protests in all fifty states. The host of the viral hit video series "Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man" takes on all the questions, large and small, insensitive and taboo, many white Americans are afraid to ask. In his own words, he provides a space of compassion and understanding in a discussion that can lack both. Get ready for some uncomfortable conversations.
Daymond John
2021-02-08T00:00:00.000Z
One thing I’ve learned throughout my life, and especially over the past year, is that progress cannot be made without having uncomfortable conversations. This book creates a space for and encourages us to do just that. We can all learn something from Emmanuel Acho’s vulnerability, compassion, leadership, and transparency      source
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Rich Dad Poor Dad
What the Rich Teach their Kids About Money
Robert T Kiyosaki - 2007-12-01 (first published in 1997)
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"Transform your views on money and investing with this global personal finance phenomenon. Discover the story of two fathers, one wealthy and entrepreneurial and the other struggling financially, and how their differing perspectives shaped the author's mindset. With over 36 million copies sold worldwide, this book will explode the myth of needing a high income to become rich, challenge traditional beliefs about assets, and show parents why relying on schools for financial education is not enough. Join the millions who have already taken the path to financial freedom with Rich Dad Poor Dad."
Daymond John
2021-02-08T00:00:00.000Z
My biggest piece of advice to every single person who approaches me for insights is always to prioritize financial literacy and educating yourself on personal finance. This audiobook may break down finance into simple terms, but the results you can get from listening to it are life-changing      source
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Brand Intervention
33 Steps to Transform the Brand You Have into the Brand You Need
David Brier - 2017-11-29
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Revolutionize your brand with Brand Intervention, 33 Steps to Transform The Brand You Have into the Brand You Need. This book is a game-changer for CEOs, entrepreneurs, brands, and startups who don't have time for fluff. Award-winning brand expert David Brier delivers practical tools and strategies to make your brand seen, heard, and ready to change the world. With over 30 years of experience building global, regional, local brands and startups, this compilation offers a no-holds-barred approach to branding, proven to trigger sales and turn buyers into loyal fans. Don't settle for 300-page marketing books with only 8 pages of useful content. Get straight talk on marketing and branding in this full-color, 290-page book that shows instead of tells. With endorsements from bestselling authors and industry experts, Brand Intervention is a must-have for anyone looking to cut through the noise and achieve branding excellence.
Daymond John
2018-01-13T00:00:00.000Z
What a busy week. I’m just about finished reading #BrandIntervention from my buddy David for the 2nd time. As a dyslexic, Its always better the 2nd time around. Thank you Dee for writing such a great book.      source
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The Mask of Masculinity
How Men Can Embrace Vulnerability, Create Strong Relationships, and Live Their Fullest Lives
Lewis Howes - 2017-10-31
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The Mask of Masculinity is a powerful journey of self-discovery for men of all ages. Author Lewis Howes exposes the many different masks that men wear, from the materialistic to the invincible, teaching readers how to break through these barriers and live a fulfilled life. This must-read book is essential for men and the women who love them.
Daymond John
2017-11-01T00:00:00.000Z
Newest addition to my book shelf! I was able to get a copy of #MaskOfMasculinity by my man @lewishowes early, and let me tell you, it’s one incredible read. In it, Lewis explores and teaches you how to take off the nine different "masks" that men build for themselves. But the best part is this book isn’t just for men, it's an excellent insight for everyone and really explores why some men act the way they do and how to take off the masks they have built for themselves. Available at all the major book retailers, get your copy asap!      source
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Own It
The Power of Women at Work
Sallie Krawcheck - 2017-01-17
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"Own It" is the ultimate career playbook for women in the new era of feminism. As the world changes rapidly and technology drives the business world, women have more power and opportunity than ever before. Former Wall Street executive and entrepreneur, Sallie Krawcheck, lays out a new set of rules for professional success that play to women's innate strengths and embraces them unapologetically. By doing so, women can advance their careers in more natural ways, initiate courageous conversations in the workplace, forge non-traditional career paths, and even start their own companies. It's time for women to embrace this seismic shift in power and own their careers.
Daymond John
2017-05-25T00:00:00.000Z
Women ARE the future of business. Learn how to better empower yourselves with this great read from @sallie.krawcheck      source
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Be Obsessed or Be Average
Grant Cardone - 2016-10-11
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Achieve success and break out of mediocrity by harnessing your obsessions with this bold wake-up call from a millionaire entrepreneur. Learn how to set and achieve crazy goals, value and spend money wisely, and shut down doubters to reach your wildest dreams. Don't settle for average. Be obsessed.
Daymond John
2016-10-13T00:00:00.000Z
Great book on learning how to nurture your obsessions and turn them into success.      source
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