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Why do some people achieve so much more than others? Can they lie so far out of the ordinary? Malcolm Gladwell looks at everyone from rock stars to scientific geniuses to show that the story of success is far more surprising, and inspiring, than we ever imagined. 'Malcolm Gladwell ... has a genius for making everything he writes seem like an impossible adventure' Tim Adams, Observer'The best kind of writer - the kind who makes you feel like you're a genius, rather than he's a genius' Dominic Maxwell, The Times'I wanted to cheer or clap' William Leith, Evening Standard'Fizzingly entertaining and enlightening' Harry Ritchie, Daily Mail

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN: 9780141036250
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 236 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 18 mm


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You will never again think as you did before about [success] ... This book deserves the gold star that adorns its front cover * The Times *
Malcolm Gladwell is a cerebral and jaunty writer, with an unusual gift for making the complex seem simple * Observer *
Makes geniuses look a bit less special, and the rest of us a bit more so * Time *
Gladwell deploys a wealth of fascinating data and information to illustrate his thesis ... Outliers challenges accepted wisdom * FT *

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“Outliers”

Another thought provoking study from Malcolm Gladwell, Outliers asks the question 'What makes people successful'. Unlike conventional management books this focuses on the sociological factors that... More

Paperback edition
19th July 2009
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“Gladwell at his best”

Having read a number of this type of book over the last few years, this is without doubt one of the best. Gladwell’s style and approach is perfect to get across his theories and is far more appealing than your average... More

Paperback edition
1st October 2009
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“Brilliantly thorough, provides excellent context to life. ”

Many of us have heard about the 10,000 hour rule and this book by Malcolm Gladwell is often cited as 'That book about 10,000 hours of practise'.
I feel to reduce this book to its second chapter does it a... More

Paperback edition
29th March 2016
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