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Little Bets: How Breakthrough Ideas Emerge From Small Discoveries

Peter Sims
Format
Book
Published
New York : Free Press, c2011.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed
Language
English
ISBN
9781439170427 (hardcover : alk. paper), 1439170428 (hardcover : alk. paper), 9781439170441 (ebook), 1439170444 (ebook), 9781439170434 (pbk. : alk. paper), 1439170436 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Summary
In "Little Bets", leading business consultant Peter Sims turns problems on their heads and outlines a counter-intuitive path to perfection using negativity to positive effect.
Contents
  • Big bets versus little bets
  • The growth mind-set
  • Failing quickly to learn fast
  • The genius of play
  • Problems are the new solutions
  • Questions are the new answers
  • Learning a little from a lot
  • Learning a lot from a little
  • Small wins
  • Conclusion.
Description
vii, 213 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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