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Smarter faster better : the secrets of productivity in life and business / Charles Duhigg.

Duhigg, Charles, (author.).
Book Book ([2016])
Description: x, 380 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Publisher: New York : Random House, [2016]
15 of 18 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
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  • ISBN: 081299339X
  • ISBN: 9780812993394
  • Edition: First edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-368) and index.
Contents: Motivation: re-imagining boot camp, nursing home rebellions, and the locus of control -- Teams: psychological safety at Google and Saturday Night Live -- Focus: cognitive tunneling, Air France flight 447, and the power of mental models -- Goal setting: smart goals, stretch goals, and the Yom Kippur War -- Managing others: solving a kidnapping with lean and agile thinking and a culture of trust -- Decision making: forecasting the future (and winning at poker) with Bayesian psychology -- Innovation: how idea brokers and creative desperation saved Disney's Frozen -- Absorbing data: turning information into knowledge in Cincinnati's public schools. -- Appendix: a reader's guide to using these ideas.
Summary: Redefining productivity as a discipline involving how one thinks, identifies goals, constructs teams, and makes decisions, explains how to transform thinking behaviors to increase self-motivation and shares illustrative examples.
Citation: Duhigg, Charles. "Smarter faster better : the secrets of productivity in life and business." New York : Random House, 2016.

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