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The Resource Focus : the hidden driver of excellence, Daniel Goleman

Focus : the hidden driver of excellence, Daniel Goleman

Label
Focus : the hidden driver of excellence
Title
Focus
Title remainder
the hidden driver of excellence
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Goleman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Psychologist and journalist Daniel Goleman delves into the science of attention in all its varieties and shows why high-achievers need focus, as demonstrated by rich case studies from fields as diverse as competitive sports, education, the arts, and business
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Goleman, Daniel
Dewey number
153.733
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Intellect
  • Thought and thinking
  • Success
  • Attention
  • Self-control
Target audience
adult
Label
Focus : the hidden driver of excellence, Daniel Goleman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Contents
The subtle faculty -- Basics -- Attention top and bottom -- The value of a mind adrift -- Finding balance -- The inner rudder -- Seeing ourselves as others see us -- A recipe for self-control -- The woman who knew too much -- The empathy triad -- Social sensitivity -- Patterns, systems, and messes -- System blindness -- Distant threats -- The myth of 10,000 hours -- Brains on games -- Breathing buddies -- How leaders direct attention -- The leader's triple focus -- What makes a leader? -- Leading for the long future
Control code
000052161487
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 311 p.
Isbn
9781408850565
Isbn Type
(tpbk.)
Label
Focus : the hidden driver of excellence, Daniel Goleman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references and index
Contents
The subtle faculty -- Basics -- Attention top and bottom -- The value of a mind adrift -- Finding balance -- The inner rudder -- Seeing ourselves as others see us -- A recipe for self-control -- The woman who knew too much -- The empathy triad -- Social sensitivity -- Patterns, systems, and messes -- System blindness -- Distant threats -- The myth of 10,000 hours -- Brains on games -- Breathing buddies -- How leaders direct attention -- The leader's triple focus -- What makes a leader? -- Leading for the long future
Control code
000052161487
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
vii, 311 p.
Isbn
9781408850565
Isbn Type
(tpbk.)

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