Cal Newport
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Cal Newport

Cal Newport is a writer and a professor of computer science at Georgetown University. He is the author of five books and runs the popular advice blog, Study Hacks, which attempts to decode "patterns of success" in both school and the working world. His contrarian ideas on building a successful, meaningful life have been featured on TV, radio, and in many major publications, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, and New York Post.

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    • Deep Work

    • Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
    • By: Cal Newport
    • Narrated by: Jeff Bottoms
    • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,565
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,803
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    One of the most valuable skills in our economy is becoming increasingly rare. If you master this skill, you'll achieve extraordinary results....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Taking a stance!

    • By Oliver Nielsen on 11-09-16
    • Rules for Focused Success in a Distracted World
    • By: Cal Newport
    • Narrated by: Jeff Bottoms
    • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
    • Release date: 01-05-16
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 5,565 ratings

    Regular price: $29.65

    • So Good They Can't Ignore You

    • Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love
    • By: Cal Newport
    • Narrated by: Dave Mallow
    • Length: 6 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,599
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,258
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,258

    In this eye-opening account, Cal Newport debunks the long-held belief that "follow your passion" is good advice....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good Counter to all the "Passion" Career Lit

    • By Erin on 06-12-13

    Regular price: $28.50

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