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    • Sway

    • The Irresistible Pull of Irrational Behavior
    • By: Rom Brafman, Ori Brafman
    • Narrated by: John Apicella
    • Length: 4 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 612
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 371
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 369

    A Harvard Business School student pays over $200 for a $20 bill. Washington, D.C., commuters ignore a free subway concert by a violin prodigy. A veteran airline pilot attempts to take off without control-tower clearance and collides with another plane on the runway. Why do we do the wildly irrational things we sometimes do?

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointing book

    • By Martin Proulx on 12-10-08

    Regular price: $18.86

    • Click

    • The Magic of Instant Connections
    • By: Rom Brafman, Ori Brafman
    • Narrated by: Rob Shapiro
    • Length: 4 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 184
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 90
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 91

    From the best-selling authors of Sway, Click is a fascinating psychological investigation of the forces behind what makes us click with certain people, or become fully immersed in whatever activity or situation we’re involved in.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Interpersonal Connections

    • By Roy on 06-20-10

    Regular price: $23.93

    • Succeeding When You're Supposed to Fail

    • The 6 Enduring Principles of High Achievement
    • By: Rom Brafman
    • Narrated by: René Ruiz
    • Length: 4 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 44
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 44

    For decades they assumed that people who face adversity - a difficult childhood, career turbulence, sudden bouts of bad luck - will succumb to their circumstances. Yet over and over again they found a significant percentage are able to overcome their life circumstances and achieve spectacular success. How is it that individuals who are not “supposed” to succeed manage to overcome the odds? Are there certain traits that such people have in common?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding!

    • By Ruthanne on 01-05-12

    Regular price: $21.00

    • Onderstroom

    • De onweerstaanbare drang tot irrationeel gedrag
    • By: Rom Brafman
    • Narrated by: Wim Arts
    • Length: 5 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 2

    Hoe kan het dat gezagvoerder Van Zanten, een ervaren KLM piloot, jaren van training en cruciale veiligheidsregels in de wind sloeg, en zodoende de grootste vliegtuigramp aller tijden veroorzaakte? Waarom zijn we eerder geneigd verliefd te worden als we ons in gevaarlijke situaties bevinden? Waarom wilde niemand luisteren toen Joshua Bell, een van de beste violisten ter wereld, een spontaan optreden probeerde te geven in een Amerikaans metrostation?

    • De onweerstaanbare drang tot irrationeel gedrag
    • By: Rom Brafman
    • Narrated by: Wim Arts
    • Length: 5 hrs and 5 mins
    • Release date: 03-31-16
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 2 ratings

    Regular price: $12.79