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The Story of Success

Malcolm Gladwell

In this stunning new book, Malcolm Gladwell takes us on an intellectual journey through the world of "outliers"--the best and the brightest, the most famous and the most successful. He asks the question: what makes high-achievers different?His answer is that we pay too much attention to what successful people are like, and too little attention to w...
Publish Date
June 7
First Published in 2008
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It's fucking great.      source
Dec 14, 2008
I was reading Malcolm Gladwell's Outliers, and he talks about the concept of 10,000 hours. That you don't really settle into any level of mastery until 10,000 hours, and I feel like I've just completed my 10,000 hours of story structure and filmmaking.      source
I started applying a lesson from this book to my own life.      source
Sep 15, 2015
Gladwell is not the first person to come up with the 10,000 hour rule. Nor is he the first person to document what it takes to become the best in the world at something. But his stories are so great as he explains these deep concepts.      source
Feb 02, 2016
Books that had a great impact on me: #1 Switch #2 Think and Grow Rich #3 Outliers #4 Nudge      source
Jun 30, 2009
@AceConcierge Have you read the Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell? Inspiring and incredible book on success/failure stories!      source
Jun 29, 2019
Talking about a great book to read! Must Read      source
Perfectly marvelous book.      source