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What Got You Here Won't Get You There Audiobook

What Got You Here Won't Get You There: How Successful People Become Even More Successful!

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Publisher's Summary

What's holding you back? Your hard work is paying off. You are doing well in your field. But there is something standing between you and the next level of achievement. Perhaps one small flaw, a behavior you barely even recognize, is the only thing that's keeping you from where you want to be.

Who can help? Marshall Goldsmith is an expert at helping global leaders overcome their (sometimes unconscious) annoying habits and attaining a higher level of success. His one-on-one coaching comes with a six-figure price tag. But with this audiobook, you'll get Marshall's great advice without the hefty fee!

What is the solution? The Harvard Business Review asked Goldsmith, "What is the most common problem faced by the executives that you coach?" Inside, he answers this question by discussing not only the key beliefs of successful leaders, but also the behaviors that hold them back. He addresses the fundamental problems that often come with success and offers ways to attack them. Goldsmith outlines 20 habits commonly found in the corporate environment and provides a systematic approach to helping executives achieve a positive change in behavior.

©2007 Marshall Goldsmith; (P)2007 Random House Inc.

What the Critics Say

"[Goldsmith's] steps in coaching for success are simple, honest, without artifice." (Booklist)

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    William Haslet, Texas, United States 02-10-17
    William Haslet, Texas, United States 02-10-17 Member Since 2015
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    "Food for thought!"

    I found the book very interesting and as someone who is always looking to get better I found a few things I can work on. Great read for people looking to achieve more!

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    Deborah 12-11-16
    Deborah 12-11-16
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    "All about making Goldsmith rich"

    Not about helping others to success but all about how to make the top stay on top.

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    none 11-12-16
    none 11-12-16 Member Since 2016
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    "All the wrong principals for success!"

    The guy hates successful people and tries to make them like him, mediocre, fearful, little mice. Read "Be Obsessed or be Average" if you are serious about success. Or at least read "10x Rule". This books is about to self sabotage your success so you can fit in...

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    Dawn 09-20-16
    Dawn 09-20-16
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    "learned a lot."

    I liked the lessons in this.book. it was insightful.and a.pleasute to listen to. thank you.

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    Ronald Darbouze 05-22-16 Member Since 2017
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    "great book for high performers"

    you should definitely read this book if you are a high performer or want to be a high performer

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    Sofia Macias México 05-05-16
    Sofia Macias México 05-05-16 Member Since 2016
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    "Interesting , useful but also a bit repetitive"

    This book is full of insights about The soft skills executives need to work on to become leaders that bring the best of their teams.
    I found myself guilty of some faults mentioned: not listening with my full attention, trying to win in any matter (even if it didn't matter really ) And "adding too much value" (giving too many suggestions instead of letting The team do their original ideas).
    The only issue is after The first half it becomes a bit repetitive And some examples Are a bit shallow.

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    F. Csatlos US 07-06-15
    F. Csatlos US 07-06-15
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    "Great book"

    This book will help you be a better person both personally and professionally and live a better life

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    sadennis87 SPOKANE, WA, US 01-19-15
    sadennis87 SPOKANE, WA, US 01-19-15 Member Since 2014
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    easy listening and great message. I enjoyed this so much I'm looking forward to hearing more books from this author.

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    charmaine FAIRFAX, VA, United States 03-26-14
    charmaine FAIRFAX, VA, United States 03-26-14
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    "Great Wake Up Call!!!"
    If you could sum up What Got You Here Won't Get You There in three words, what would they be?

    Things we already know we should be doing but dont. Great book to refocus oneself.


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    Tyler Wilmington, DE, United States 07-09-12
    Tyler Wilmington, DE, United States 07-09-12
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    "Good Book"
    Would you try another book from Marshall Goldsmith and Mark Reiter and/or Marshall Goldsmith?

    Yes, I enjoyed the book and took away a lot from it. I enjoyed him not only sharing the stories of his clients but his life events that we can all relate to.


    Would you ever listen to anything by Marshall Goldsmith and Mark Reiter again?

    Yes


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