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Name: Outliers

Full title: Outliers: The Story of Success
Author: Malcolm Gladwell
Year: 2008
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Popularity: 9.1
Genres/categories: Non Fiction, Psychology, Science, Business, Philosophy, Economics

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9780316040341
There is a story that is usually told about extremely successful people, a story that focuses on intelligence and ambition. Gladwell argues that the true story of success is very different, and that if we want to understand how some people thrive, we should spend more time looking around them-at such things as their family, their birthplace, or even their birth date. And in revealing that hidden logic, Gladwell presents a fascinating and provocative blueprint for making the most of human potential. In The Tipping Point Gladwell changed the way we understand the world. In Blink he changed the way we think about thinking. In OUTLIERS he transforms the way we understand success.
About the author:
Malcolm Gladwell is the author of five New York Times bestsellers. Gladwell has been included in the TIME 100 Most Influential People list and touted as one of Foreign Policy's Top Global Thinkers.

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