The End of Average

The End of Average : How to Succeed in a World That Values Sameness

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'Must the tyranny of the group rule us from cradle to grave? Absolutely not, says Todd Rose in a subversive and readable introduction to what has been called the new science of the individual ... Readers will be moved' Abigail Zuger, The New York Times'Groundbreaking ... The man who can teach you how not to be average' Anna Hart, Daily Telegraph'Fascinating, engaging, and practical. The End of Average will help everyone - and I mean everyone - live up to their potential' Amy Cuddy, author of Presence'Lively and entertaining ... a cheering story of how the square pegs among us can build successful lives despite being unable or unwilling to fit into round holes' Matthew Reisz, Times Higher Education'Heartening . . . a worthwhile read for the aspiring nonconformist' Iain Morris, Observer
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Product details

  • Paperback | 256 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 15mm | 191g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0141980036
  • 9780141980034
  • 18,081

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Transforms our understanding of who we are and what's important. -- Seth Godin author of Tribes Readable, enlightening, and way above average. -- Daniel H. Pink author of Drive A cogent rebuttal of assumptions about averageness -- Jonathon Keats * New Statesman *
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About Todd Rose

Todd Rose is the co-founder and president of the Center for Individual Opportunity, an organization dedicated to providing leadership around the emerging science of the individual, and is a faculty member at the Harvard School of Education where he teaches educational neuroscience.
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Transforms our understanding of who we are and what's important. Seth Godin author of Tribes
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