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Black Box Thinking

The Surprising Truth About Success

Matthew Syed

An eye-opening, Gladwellian look at the power of a positive attitude toward failure and its profound impact on our success in any field.In the airline industry, failure is taken seriously. Every aircraft is equipped with an almost indestructible black box. When there is an accident, the box is opened, the data is analyzed, and the reason for the ac...
Publish Date
April 7
First Published in 2015
Goodreads rating
One of 70 must-read books.      source
Since reading this book, I’ve literally incorporated this approach to problem solving into my everyday life. I’ve always encouraged those around me not to be scared of failure because I believe it’s the most valuable learning tool.      source
Sep 10, 2019
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Oct 21, 2020
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