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    • Psyched Up

    • How the Science of Mental Preparation Can Help You Succeed
    • By: Daniel McGinn
    • Narrated by: Johnathan McClain
    • Length: 5 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 88
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 73
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    In Psyched Up, journalist Daniel McGinn dives into the latest psychological research and interviews athletes, soldiers, entertainers, and others who, despite years of practice and enviable track records, will ultimately be judged on their ability to deliver a solid performance when it's their turn to shine.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun to follow, easy to remember stories/techniques

    • By Rob Humes on 06-24-17

    Regular price: $21.00

    • How I Did It

    • Lessons from the Front Lines of Business
    • By: Harvard Business Review, Daniel McGinn
    • Narrated by: Mark Cabus, Susan Larkin
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    Powerful stories from the world's top CEOs to help prepare you for the hard decisions ahead. The essays in How I Did It teach and inspire. Pulled directly from the pages of one of the most popular columns in Harvard Business Review, these essays offer firsthand accounts of the most difficult management challenges faced by the men and women who occupy the corner office. It's the next best thing to sitting down and talking face to face with these corporate leaders.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Variable quality but a must read

    • By Pelebel on 02-03-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Psyched Up

    • How the Science of Mental Preparation Can Help You Succeed
    • By: Daniel McGinn
    • Narrated by: Johnathan McClain
    • Length: 5 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Psyched Up, acclaimed journalist Daniel McGinn explains why mental preparation is the key to mastering any challenge. Examining the latest scientific research into the smartest ways to deal with a flood of adrenaline, increase focus, minimize negative thoughts, and optimize emotions, Psyched Up teaches you what do in the last few minutes before a major event.

    Regular price: $18.58

    • House Lust

    • America's Obsession with Our Homes
    • By: Daniel McGinn
    • Narrated by: David Drummond
    • Length: 9 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4 out of 5 stars 29
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    What is it about the rustic beauty of hardwood floors or the luxury of natural stone countertops that turns ordinary people into covetous friends, competitive neighbors, and shameless snoops? In House Lust, Newsweek writer Daniel McGinn takes readers inside the homes and the psyches of people all over the country to discover what's fueling the national fixation on where and how we live today.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • If you read real estate ads...

    • By B. Steele on 05-03-08

    Regular price: $24.49