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The winner's brain : 8 strategies great minds use to achieve success

Author: Jeff Brown; Mark Fenske; Liz Neporent
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Da Capo Press, [2011]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In "The Winner's Brain," Drs. Jeffrey Brown and Mark J. Fenske use cutting-edge neuroscience to identify the secrets of those who succeed no matter what--and demonstrate how little it has to do with IQ or upbringing--and more to do with focus, opportunity, and balance.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Brown; Mark Fenske; Liz Neporent
ISBN: 0738213608 9780738213606 9780738214696 0738214698 1282748602 9781282748606
OCLC Number: 731512409
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover --
Title Page --
Copyright Page --
Table of Contents --
Part One: Understanding the Winner's Brain --
Introduction --
1. A Quick Brain Tour --
2. The Amazing History of Modern Neuroscience:The Search for a Winning Formula --
3. BrainPower Tools: Five Essential Elements of Success --
Part Two: Developing Your Winner's Brain --
Win Factor #1. Self-Awareness: Thinking About Yourself to Become a Winner --
Win Factor #2. Motivation: Cultivating the Drive to Win --
Win Factor #3. Focus: Locking on to What's Important --
Win Factor #4. Emotional Balance: Making Emotions Work in Your Favor --
Win Factor #5. Memory: Remembering" to Have a Winner's Brain --
Win Factor #6. Resilience: Bouncing Back into Success --
Win Factor #7. Adaptability: Reshaping Your Brain to Achieve --
Win Factor #8. Brain Care: Maintaining, Protecting, and Enhancing Your Winner's Brain --
Epilogue --
References --
Acknowledgments --
Index --
About the Authors.
Responsibility: Jeff Brown and Mark Fenske [with] Liz Neporent.

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Sacramento Book Review, 5/27/10 "Do you enjoy reading about neuroscience and brain function? If so this book is for you!...The authors do a good job of breaking down each win factor and discussing Read more...

 
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