Originals how non-conformists move the world

With his previous book, Give and Take, Adam Grant introduced a new paradigm for success. In Originals he again addresses the challenge of improving the world, but now from the perspective of becoming original: choosing to champion novel ideas and values that go against the grain, battle conformity,...

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Main Author: Grant, Adam M. (Author)
Other Authors: Sandberg, Sheryl (author of foreword.)
Format: Books Print Book
Language: English
Published: New York, New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC, [2016]
Online Access: Go to Downloadable eBook Here.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword / Sheryl Sandberg
  • Creative destruction: The risky business of going against the grain
  • Blind inventors and one-eyed inventors: The art and science of recognizing original ideas
  • Out on a limb: Speaking truth to power
  • Fools rush in: Timing, strategic procrastination, and the first-mover disadvantage
  • Goldilocks and the Trojan Horse: Creating and maintaining coalitions
  • Rebel with a cause: How siblings, parents, and mentors nurture originality
  • Rethinking groupthink: The myths of strong cultures, cults, and Devil's advocates
  • Rocking the boat and keeping it steady: Managing anxiety, apathy, ambivalence, and anger.