Summary and Analysis of Outliers: the Story of Success
Based On The Book By Malcolm GladwelleBook - 2016
So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of Outliers tells you what you need to know-before or after you read Malcolm Gladwell's book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books sets the standard for quality and gives you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader. This short summary and analysis of Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell includes: Historical contextChapter-by-chapter summariesProfiles of the main charactersImportant quotesFascinating triviaGlossary of termsSupporting material to enhance your understanding of the original work About Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell: What makes high achievers, like Mark Zuckerberg, Bill Gates, and members of The Beatles, so successful? Is it pure talent? Personal drive? An off-the-charts IQ? In Outliers, bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell explores the subject of success and argues that there is more to the story than individual exceptionalism. In addition to inherent talent or intelligence, there are other factors that have come into play for the innovators, artists, athletes, and prodigies who've become household names. Many who have attained rock-star status in their field may have their education, culture, access to a specific technology or opportunity, and 10, 000 hours of practice to thank for their reaching their goals. With a wide range of examples and anecdotes, learn what makes outliers so extraordinary. The summary and analysis in this eBook are intended to complement your reading experience and bring you closer to a great work of nonfiction.
Publisher: [United States] : Worth Books : Made available through hoopla, 2016.
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