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The talent code : greatness isn't born : it's grown, here's how / Daniel Coyle.

Author/creator Coyle, Daniel
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoNew York : Bantam Books, 2009.
Description246 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents Deep practice. The sweet spot -- The deep practice cell -- The Brontës, the Z-Boys, and the Renaissance -- The three rules of deep practice.
Contents Ignition. Primal cues -- The Curaçao experiment -- How to ignite a hotbed.
Contents Master coaching. The talent whisperers -- The teaching circuit : a blueprint -- Tom Martinez and the $60 million bet.
Abstract This book shows you how to grow talent by tapping into a newly discovered brain mechanism. Drawing on cutting-edge neurology and firsthand research gathered on journeys to nine of the world's talent hotbeds, author Coyle identifies the three key elements that will allow you to develop your gifts and optimize your performance in sports, art, music, math, or just about anything.--From publisher description.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [223]-232) and index.
LCCN 2008047674
ISBN9780553806847 (hardcover)
ISBN055380684X (hardcover)
ISBN9780553906493 (ebook)
ISBN0553906496 (ebook)

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