I used to think that podcasts were a waste of time or just a thing for geeks. I thought that if you wanted to learn something, you should listen to audiobooks on… 261 more words
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Things about today:
- I finished another Malcolm Gladwell book, Outliers, and, naturally, feel like a total genius, totally inspired (as is the usual with his books).
Angela Ackerman wrote a great article: How to Find and Reach Influencers and Help Promote Your Book. You can find it: https://www.janefriedman.com/how-authors-can-find-readers/
“Let the world burn through you. 223 more words
In his 2002 book The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make A Big Difference, Malcolm Gladwell tells us that “[t]he tipping point is that magic moment when an idea, trend, or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire.” I’ve been studying the notion of influence and persuasion recently, and read… 387 more words
Everyone should read “Outliers.” I make that recommendation with zero reservations. “Outliers: The Story of Success” was actually recommended to me by a former coworker who said she read it early on in her career and it changed the way she looked at the world. 211 more words