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A Whole New Mind Audiobook

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

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Publisher's Summary

Lawyers. Accountants. Software Engineers. That's what Mom and Dad encouraged us to become. They were wrong. Gone is the age of "left-brain" dominance. The future belongs to a different kind of person with a different kind of mind: designers, inventors, teachers, storytellers - creative and emphatic "right-brain" thinkers whose abilities mark the fault line between who gets ahead and who doesn't.

Drawing on research from around the advanced world, Daniel Pink outlines six fundamentally human abilities that are essential for professional success and personal fulfillment - and reveals how to master them.

From a laughter club in Bombay to an inner-city high school devoted to design, to a lesson on how to detect an insincere smile, A Whole New Mind takes listeners to a daring new place, and offers a provocative and urgent new way of thinking about a future that has already arrived.

©2005 Daniel H. Pink; (P)2008 Audible, Inc.

What the Critics Say

"Thought-provoking moments abound." (Publishers Weekly)
"This book is a miracle. Completely original and profound." (Tom Peters)
"For soon-to-be liberal arts graduates, it makes an encouraging graduation gift." (Newsweek)
"This is one author who knows how to narrate. Pink has excellent pacing, diction, and tone." (AudioFile)

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    Lisa Cerasoli, author, As Nora Jo Fades Away Marquette, MI 07-12-15 Member Since 2013
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    "A Wealth of Useful information"

    I learned a lot from this book...have talked about it a bunch. Narrator/author was entertaining too.

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    Matt Glaman Wisconsin, USA 07-04-15
    Matt Glaman Wisconsin, USA 07-04-15 Member Since 2015
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    "Great listen, thought provoking."

    This was a great listen which pushed forward a lot of inward thinking. It provides some great insight to the future of the workplace.

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    Scott Bales Singapore, Singapore 05-29-15
    Scott Bales Singapore, Singapore 05-29-15 Member Since 2014

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    "brilliant and vital"

    loved every chapter, one of Dan Pink's best. recommended read for the modern era. better as audio book

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    Helmer Acosta 05-05-15
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    "Great Audiobook!"

    I really enjoyed listening to this audiobook. looking forward to more from Daniel H. Pink.

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    Graeme 05-03-15
    Graeme 05-03-15
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    "Great concepts worth listening to"

    Great concepts worth listening to, but padded as the central concept while very thought provoking is a short one.

    Key point for me was realising my own thought process are in fact the opposite to what myself and most people assume of me, and the thing that keeps me in business is not my logical ability but my creativity supported by the logic.

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    Amazon Customer 04-17-15
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    "Powerful, Practical Book"

    The reader will be able to take some tools and some thoughts away from this book that will make a dramatic impact into their personal and business life. This is one of the best books I've listen to that covers what the next big thing is in the business world. For anyone who wants to stay competitive personally and professionally this is the book.

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    Sylvana 03-27-15
    Sylvana 03-27-15
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    "Great book for personal dev professionals"

    The book is full of useful information, data, research and practical tips about developing our right brains. As a coach & consultant, I got tons of content and value that I can share and apply in my work with clients.

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    Clint Kelowna, BC, Canada 03-24-15
    Clint Kelowna, BC, Canada 03-24-15 Member Since 2012
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    "Awareness for those who are ready"

    I thought the concepts might be dated for s book that was written 10 years ago, but clearly Pink was well ahead of his time on writing it. The argument he presents for more right brained, balanced thinking is inspiring. This book is charged with plenty of powerful narrative and meaningful research. As always the author provides plenty of resources and tools. Well done! I highly recommend it for those who are ready.

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    Sriman Vadodara 03-14-15
    Sriman Vadodara 03-14-15 Member Since 2014

    Not sure I know much about myself to tell you!

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    "Gave a completely new perspective"

    I loved the overall book. New ways of thinking and lots of great tools. Would have loved more if story telling would have been better.

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    Heartist 03-13-15
    Heartist 03-13-15

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    "A whole new mind-blowing strategy"

    A very well narrated book by the author! I loved his specific mention in several places that this was an audiobook and thus optimized as such.
    I feel the best audio experience is gained when the author is a good narrator since there then remains no concern about what the author meant or intended.

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