A Boy Should Know How to Tie a Tie: And Other Lessons for Succeeding in Life
by Antwone Fisher
Publication Date: Apr 20, 2010
List Price: $19.99
Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
Parent Company: CBS Corporation
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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 upWith additional information about healthy eating, making smart financial decisions, and finding role models, Antwone Fisher offers a book filled with accessible life lessons.