A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future

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Penguin, Mar 7, 2006 - Psychology - 304 pages
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New York Times Bestseller

An exciting--and encouraging--exploration of creativity from the author of When: The Scientific Secrets of Perfect Timing

The future belongs to a different kind of person with a different kind of mind: artists, inventors, storytellers-creative and holistic "right-brain" thinkers whose abilities mark the fault line between who gets ahead and who doesn't.

Drawing on research from around the world, Pink (author of To Sell Is Human: The Surprising Truth About Motivating Others) outlines the six fundamentally human abilities that are absolute essentials for professional success and personal fulfillment--and reveals how to master them. A Whole New Mind takes readers to a daring new place, and a provocative and necessary new way of thinking about a future that's already here.
 

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User Review  - Chris.Wolak - LibraryThing

I came to this book because a teacher of mine talked about it several times and even gave us a bit of an overview one day in class. If someone mentions a book to me more than once, I almost always ... Read full review

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User Review  - MarkLacy - LibraryThing

I'm guessing right-brainers won't "rule the future", "whole"-brainers (left and right sides used) will. This book reminds me of "How to Think Like Leonardo da Vinci" by Gelb. The "symphony" concept ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
Two Abundance Asia and Automation
Three High Concept High Touch
Introducing the Six Senses
Five Story
Six Symphony
Seven Empathy
Eight Play
Nine Meaning
Afterword
Acknowledgments

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Daniel H. Pink is the author of five books, including To Sell Is Human and the long-running New York Times bestsellers A Whole New Mind and Drive. His books have been translated into thirty-three languages and have sold more than a million copies in the United States alone. Pink lives with his family in Washington, D.C.

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