The Resource Focus : the hidden driver of excellence, Daniel Goleman

Focus : the hidden driver of excellence, Daniel Goleman

Label
Focus : the hidden driver of excellence
Title
Focus
Title remainder
the hidden driver of excellence
Statement of responsibility
Daniel Goleman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Psychologist and journalist Daniel Goleman delves into the science of attention in all its varieties and shows why high-achievers need focus, as demonstrated by rich case studies from fields as diverse as competitive sports, education, the arts, and business
Summary
Drawing on cutting-edge research along with practical findings, this landmark exploration of the science of attention reveals what distinguishes experts from amateurs and stars from average performers
Tone
Writing style
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10220649
Cataloging source
DLC
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Goleman, Daniel
Dewey number
153.7/33
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF321
LC item number
.G57 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Attention
  • Self-control
  • Thought and thinking
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the hidden driver of excellence
Label
Focus : the hidden driver of excellence, Daniel Goleman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The subtle faculty -- The anatomy of attention. Basics ; Attention top and bottom ; The value of a mind adrift ; Finding balance -- Self-awareness. The inner rudder ; Seeing ourselves as others see us ; A recipe for self-control -- Reading others. The woman who knew too much ; The empathy triad ; Social sensitivity -- The bigger context. Patterns, systems, and messes ; System blindness ; Distant threats -- Smart practice. The myth of 10,000 hours ; Brains on games ; Breathing buddies -- The well-focused leader. How leaders direct attention ; The leader's triple focus ; What makes a leader? -- The big picture. Leading for the long future
Control code
ocn827260043
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780062114860
Lccn
2013007290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)827260043
Label
Focus : the hidden driver of excellence, Daniel Goleman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The subtle faculty -- The anatomy of attention. Basics ; Attention top and bottom ; The value of a mind adrift ; Finding balance -- Self-awareness. The inner rudder ; Seeing ourselves as others see us ; A recipe for self-control -- Reading others. The woman who knew too much ; The empathy triad ; Social sensitivity -- The bigger context. Patterns, systems, and messes ; System blindness ; Distant threats -- Smart practice. The myth of 10,000 hours ; Brains on games ; Breathing buddies -- The well-focused leader. How leaders direct attention ; The leader's triple focus ; What makes a leader? -- The big picture. Leading for the long future
Control code
ocn827260043
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 311 pages
Isbn
9780062114860
Lccn
2013007290
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustration
System control number
(OCoLC)827260043

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