Kick up Some Dust is a truly inspirational story of a man who went from poverty to wild business success and on to the world of philanthropy. Follow Bernie’s career through the retail world culminating in the 1979 founding of Home Depot. Read the stories and experiences of one of the most influential retail titans of recent history.
This is must read for leaders in any part of the retail industry. Learn about the strategies and culture that led Home Depot to the number slot among the world’s home centers.
For those interested in philanthropy much of this book reads like a “how to do it right manual.” Bernie looks at the topic from both the short term and long term. He shows how business principles can make your giving way more effective. If you think philanthropy might be in your future this is a must-read.