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Barking Up the Wrong Tree: The Surprising Science Behind Why Everything You Know About Success is (Mostly) Wrong

Author: Eric Barker
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers Inc, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Founder of the hugely popular blog Barking Up the Wrong Tree, Eric Barker looks at the surprising science behind what separates the extremely successful from the rest of us, and teaches us what we can do to be more like them-and why in some cases it's good that we aren't. Much of what we've been told about the qualities that lead to achievement is logical, earnest ... and downright wrong. Barking Up the Wrong Tree  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Barker
ISBN: 9780062416049 0062416049
OCLC Number: 1000507985
Notes: Hardback.
Description: 320 pages ; 229 x 152 mm
Responsibility: Eric Barker.

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Discusses the components of success and how to achieve it, discussing such topics as work-life balance, grit, cooperation, confidence, and personality weaknesses.  Read more...

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"BARKING UP THE WRONG TREE is a masterpiece. Whether you are a connoisseur of self-help books, or despise them, you won't be able to resist this recipe for living a better life." -- Robert Sutton, Read more...

 
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