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    • Grit

    • The Power of Passion and Perseverance
    • By: Angela Duckworth
    • Narrated by: Angela Duckworth
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this must-listen book for anyone striving to succeed, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth shows parents, educators, students, and businesspeople - both seasoned and new - that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a focused persistence called "grit". Why do some people succeed and others fail? Sharing new insights from her landmark research on grit, MacArthur "genius" Angela Duckworth explains why talent is hardly a guarantor of success.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Two different books

    • By Tristan on 06-11-16

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Grit

    • The Power of Passion and Perseverance
    • By: Angela Duckworth
    • Narrated by: Angela Duckworth
    • Length: 9 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Why do naturally talented people frequently fail to reach their potential while other far less gifted individuals go on to achieve amazing things? The secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a passionate persistence. In other words, grit. MacArthur Genius Award-winning psychologist Angela Duckworth shares fascinating new revelations about who succeeds in life and why.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great book

    • By Vernon on 07-15-17

    Regular price: $21.31

    • Graduating With No Clear Career Path? Just Be Patient

    • By: Angela Duckworth
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Graduating With No Clear Career Path? Just Be Patient" is from the June 03, 2016 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Angela Duckworth and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Don’t Grade Schools on Grit

    • By: Angela Duckworth
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Don’t Grade Schools on Grit" is from the March 26, 2016, Health section of The New York Times. It was written by Angela Duckworth and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

    Regular price: $0.95