The Talent Code

Greatness Isn't Born. It's Grown. Here's How.

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What is the secret of talent? How do we unlock it? In this groundbreaking work, journalist and New York Times bestselling author Daniel Coyle provides parents, teachers, coaches, businesspeople—and everyone else—with tools they can use to maximize potential in themselves and others.

Whether you're coaching soccer or teaching a child to play the piano, writing a novel or trying to improve your golf swing, this revolutionary book shows you how to grow talent by tapping into a newly discovered brain mechanism.

Drawing on cutting-edge neurology and firsthand research...

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Peter Attia Founder/Attia Medical[One of] the books I’ve read the most. (Source)

Rupert Murdoch CEO/News CorporationGreat reading. The Talent Code, by Daniel Coyle. Forget genes! Greatness isn't born, it's grown - the hard way. (Source)

Jason Fried Co-Founder/BasecampHighly recommend reading The Talent Code. Wonderful book w/ great insights. (Source)

Bill Liao The human world occurs in language so best get good at it! (Source)

Virginia LeBlanc Question: What books had the biggest impact on you? Perhaps changed the way you see things or dramatically changed your career path. Answer: The Art of War by Sun Tzu Who Moved My Cheese by Spencer Johnson, M.D. Our Iceberg is Melting: Changing and Succeeding Under Any Conditions by John Kotter Conscious Capitalism by John Mackey The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle Divergent series by Veronica Roth A mash up, I know…some simple others profound but just as important, eye-opening, and affirming. These and so many more helped change how I see things, my thinking and being, and helped to understand... (Source)

Dan Pink Recommends this book

Bogdan Lucaciu Greatness can be cultivated through deep practice, ignition and master coaching. (Source)

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