For generations, we’ve been remained with a cookie-cutter molding for success that requires us to be the same as everyone else, exclusively better. This” touchstone formula” works for some people but leaves most of us feeling detached and forestalled. As much as we might dislike the standard formula, it seems like there’s no other practical move to financial its safety and a fulfilling life. But what if there is ?
In the Dark Horse Project at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, bestselling generator and acclaimed mulled manager Todd Rose and neuroscientist Ogi Ogas investigated women and men who achieved affecting success even though nobody read them coming. Dark horses blaze their own course to a life of happiness and prosperity. Yet what is so impressive is that hidden inside their apparently one-of-a-kind passages are practical principles for achieving success that work for anyone , no matter who you are or what you hope to achieve. This mold-breaking approach doesn’t is conditional upon you SAT compositions, who you know, or how much money you have. The secret is a mindset that can be expressed in plain English: Rein your peculiarity in the purpose of applying fulfillment to achieve excellence .
In Dark Horse, Rose and Ogas show how the four elements of the dark horse mindset empower you to consistently realize the best choice that fit your unique attentions, abilities, and circumstances and used to guide you to a life of indignation, determination, and achievement.
“… crushes our conventional notion of what success is and how to attain it .”( AMY CUDDY, Social psychologist, bestselling writer, and professional on the behavioral science of power, attendance, and sexism )
“ Good grades? Optional. Formal training? Meh. This book is a forcing fete of people who reject the conventional routes to success, achieve it regardless, and find fulfillment along the way .”( ADAM GRANT, New York Times bestselling author of Originals, Give and Take, and Option B with Sheryl Sandberg )
“… why individualism leads to fulfillment — and, in turn, why fulfillment should contribute to excellence. Whether you’re already a dark horse or are seeing transgressing from the herd, this book can be your road map for success .”( DAN PINK, New York Times bestselling generator of When and Drive )
“ Dark Horse is an ambitious, original employ that proposes an completely new frame for personal and skills development. Thanks to a wondrous cast of characters, it is also a rollicking employment of storytelling. Few works have resonated so deeply with me .”( DAVID EPSTEIN, New York Times bestselling columnist of The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance )
About the Author
Todd Rose is the director of the Mind, Brain, and Education program at the Harvard Graduate School of Education, where he conducts the Laboratory for the Science of Individuality. He is also the cofounder and chairman of the Center for Individual Opportunity, its organisation dedicated to providing leadership around the developing discipline of private individuals. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts .