The Little Book of Talent

The Little Book of Talent

52 Tips for Improving Skills

eBook - 2012
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A manual for building a faster brain and a better you!

The Little Book of Talent is an easy-to-use handbook of scientifically proven, field-tested methods to improve skills--your skills, your kids' skills, your organization's skills--in sports, music, art, math, and business. The product of five years of reporting from the world's greatest talent hotbeds and interviews with successful master coaches, it distills the daunting complexity of skill development into 52 clear, concise directives. Whether you're age 10 or 100, whether you're on the sports field or the stage, in the classroom or the corner office, this is an essential guide for anyone who ever asked, "How do I get better?"

Praise for The Little Book of Talent

" The Little Book of Talent should be given to every graduate at commencement, every new parent in a delivery room, every executive on the first day of work. It is a guidebook--beautiful in its simplicity and backed by hard science--for nurturing excellence." --Charles Duhigg, bestselling author of The Power of Habit

"It's so juvenile to throw around hyperbolic terms such as 'life-changing,' but there's no other way to describe The Little Book of Talent . I was avidly trying new things within the first half hour of reading it and haven't stopped since. Brilliant. And yes: life-changing." --Tom Peters, co-author of In Search of Excellence
Publisher: New York, NY : Bantam Books, 2012
ISBN: 9780345536693
Branch Call Number: Overdrive eBook
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xix, 124 p.) : ill


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Nov 14, 2015

very good, practical advice in this tiny volume. It took me about an hour to finish; I suggest reading with pen in hand and notebook in place to really concretize the ideas in here.


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