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Gambling on Granola: Unexpected Gifts on the Path of Entrepreneurship

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In Gambling on Granola: Unexpected Gifts on the Path of Entrepreneurship, Simon shares a tale that is uplifting and inspiring but also raw and honest. This is a business memoir but also a love story―the love for her daughter, of a journey in uncharted waters, of the products and company she created, and of the continued challenge to follow her dream.

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Published September 1st 2017 by Terra Nova Books
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Bev
Jan 17, 2018 rated it really liked it
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A single mom, despondent after her divorce and missing time with her daughter, Fiona Simon knew she needed to make a change. Hearing a voice tell her to sell her granola resulted in a journey of discovery, of hard work, of creativity, of complexity and stress.
Simon’s granola had been widely praised by family and friends and she decided to gamble on creating a business to make and sell it.
Her story is one of perseverance and lessons learned as she developed and grew her granola company “Fiona’s G
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Maxine Davenport
May 05, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I was overwhelmed at the success Fiona Simon had in becoming a successful entrepreneur in what is accepted as a "man's world." We are not surprised when men become rich and successful at developing a business. Why shouldn't women do the same with ease? Read GAMBLING ON GRANOLA: UNEXPECTED GIFTS ON THE PATH OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP to find out how one woman did it, not easily, but despite all the roadblocks in her path. The books reads like a mystery as we follow her trials and errors. I highly recomm ...more
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