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Hidden potential : the science of achieving greater things  Cover Image Book Book

Hidden potential : the science of achieving greater things / Adam Grant.

Grant, Adam, 1981- (author.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593653142 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0593653149 : HRD
  • Physical Description: 290 pages : 24 cm
  • Publisher: [New York, NY] : Viking, [2023]

Content descriptions

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.
Subject: Achievement motivation.
Motivation (Psychology)

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Etna Library 153.8 GRA 31257000318674 New items Checked out 12/15/2023
Howe Library 153.8 GRA 31254003861347 New books - Main floor Available -

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