Harder I Fall, the Higher I Bounce

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Harder I Fall, the Higher I Bounce

an Entrepreneur’s Humorous and Sometimes Painful Journey

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Second Place Book Award

Second Place Award


Max James is an author who developed much of his character through sheer force of labor. Growing up on a farm with a strong-minded father, the virtue of a hard day’s work was instilled in Max from a very young age. Through Max’s experiences on the farm, the Air Force Academy, the Vietnam War, and more, he forged an unshakeable ethos that propelled him into becoming a remarkable entrepreneur. This is Max’s story of his own life experiences, both funny and heart-wrenching, that taught him lasting life lessons about relationships, personal fulfillment, and success in business. Through the captivating power of his own life stories, Max proves the rules of entrepreneurship to have real-world applications time and time again. With each life story yielding a brand new lesson, readers will be captivated to see entrepreneurship and life from an entirely new lens. The Harder I Fall, The Higher I Bounce is a fantastic tribute to the magic of life experience to shape us into greater people.