The Talent Code: Book by Daniel Coyle

The Talent Code

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ISBN: 9780099519850    Publisher: Random House Year of publishing: 2010     Format:  Paperback No of Pages: 256        Language: English
Talent. You've either got it or you haven't.' Not true, actually.In 'The Talent Code', award-winning journalist Daniel Coyle draws on cutting-edge research to reveal that, far from being some abstract...Read more
Talent. You've either got it or you haven't.' Not true, actually.In 'The Talent Code', award-winning journalist Daniel Coyle draws on cutting-edge research to reveal that, far from being some abstract mystical power fixed at birth, ability really can be created and nurtured.In the process, he considers talent at work in venues as diverse as a music school in Dallas and a tennis academy near Moscow, to demostrate how the wiring of our brains can be transformed by the way we approach particular tasks. He explains what is really going on when apparently unremarkable people suddenly make a major leap forward. He reveals why some teaching methods are so much more effective than othe Above all, he shows how all of us can achieve our full potential if we set about training our brains in the right way.
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About the author: Daniel Coyle
Daniel Coyle is a two-time National Magazine Award finalist and a contributing editor to 'Outside 'magazine. He has written for the 'New York Times 'magazine... Read more
Daniel Coyle is a two-time National Magazine Award finalist and a contributing editor to 'Outside 'magazine. He has written for the 'New York Times 'magazine and 'Sports Illustrated. 'His previous books include 'The Times 'bestseller 'Lance Armstrong:Tour de Force', which won Best Biography in the 2006 British Sports Book Awards. He first wrote about the idea of a talent code in a March 2007 article for 'Play. 'He lives in Alaska.
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Review:
I only wish I'd never before used the words 'breakthrough' or 'breathtaking' or 'magisterial' or 'stunning achievement' or 'your world will never be the same after you read this book.' Then I could...Read more
I only wish I'd never before used the words 'breakthrough' or 'breathtaking' or 'magisterial' or 'stunning achievement' or 'your world will never be the same after you read this book.' Then I could be using them for the first and only time as I describe my reaction to Daniel Coyle's The Talent Code. I am even willing to 'guarantee' that you will not read a more important and useful book in 2009, or pretty much any other year. And if all that's not enough, it's also 'a helluva good read'" -- Tom Peters, author of "In Search of Excellence" "This is a remarkable-even inspiring-book. Daniel Coyle has woven observations from brain research, behavioral research, and real-world training into a conceptual tapestry of genuine importance. What emerges is both a testament to the remarkable potential we all have to learn and perform and an indictment of any idea that our individual capacities and limitations are fixed at birth" -- Dr. Robert Bjork, Dist
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