Hidden potential : the science of achieving greater things / Adam Grant.
- ISBN: 9780593653142 : HRD
- ISBN: 0593653149 : HRD
- Physical Description: 290 pages : 24 cm
- Publisher: [New York, NY] : Viking, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247- 277) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Prologue: growing roses from concrete -- I. Skills of character: getting better at getting better -- Creatures of discomfort: embracing the unbearable awkwardness of learning -- Human sponges: building the capacity to absorb and adapt -- The imperfectionists: finding the sweet spot between flawed and flawless -- II. Structures for motivation: scaffolding to overcome obstacles -- Transforming the daily grind: infusing passion into practice -- Getting unstuck: the roundabout path to forward progress -- Defying gravity: the art of flying by our bootstraps -- III. Systems of opportunity: opening doors and windows -- Every child gets ahead: designing schools to bring out the best in students -- Mining for gold: unearthing collective intelligence in teams -- Diamonds in the rough: discovering uncut gems in job interviews and college admissions -- Epilogue: going the distance.
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