We all dream of escaping the corporate coil; to no longer be bound by shifts and schedules just to make ends meet. This desire was the driving force that saw the emergence of many successful startups of today.
For those of us who can’t live the experience or revel in the bounty of such pursuits yet, we revere the pioneers of legends. We soak up their success stories that seemed absent pressing hardships. But what if there was a darker side to things they don’t want you to see?
The road to success is a lot grittier than many would have you believe. The biggest problem with most success stories is that they don’t emphasize much on the failures and mistakes. But how can you replicate their success if you never really saw their trials?
Shoe Dog is a success story that is opposite to many others. It details Phil Knight’s journey from startup to international domination and he bares his soul all the way.