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The Resource Wait : the useful art of procrastination, Frank Partnoy

Wait : the useful art of procrastination, Frank Partnoy

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Wait : the useful art of procrastination
Title
Wait
Title remainder
the useful art of procrastination
Statement of responsibility
Frank Partnoy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Warren Buffett compares stock trading to great athletes: they excel, not because of fast neurological responses, but because of their ability to delay as long as possible before reacting. Successful CEOs, fire fighters, and military officers all know how to manage delay to gather as much information as possible to get the results they need
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Partnoy, Frank
Dewey number
153.83
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Decision-making
  • Procrastination
Target audience
adult
Label
Wait : the useful art of procrastination, Frank Partnoy
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The child, the hare, and the tortoise -- Superfast sports -- High-frequency trading, fast and slow -- Frontal nudity in fight club -- Bad call -- Don't slice too thin -- Don't panic -- Forever and first dates -- When sorry seems to be the hardest word -- At last, procrastination -- Master class -- Get off the clock -- A lifetime of innovation -- Go long
Control code
000048998979
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 290 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781846685941
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Label
Wait : the useful art of procrastination, Frank Partnoy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The child, the hare, and the tortoise -- Superfast sports -- High-frequency trading, fast and slow -- Frontal nudity in fight club -- Bad call -- Don't slice too thin -- Don't panic -- Forever and first dates -- When sorry seems to be the hardest word -- At last, procrastination -- Master class -- Get off the clock -- A lifetime of innovation -- Go long
Control code
000048998979
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 290 p.
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781846685941
Isbn Type
(pbk.)

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