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  • David Epstein
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  • 10 August 2018
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Range Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World

characters Range Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World free read Range Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World 106 summary ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ David Epstein Letes artists musicians inventors forecasters and scientists He discovered that in most fields especially those that are complex and unpredictable generalists not specialists are primed to excel Generalists often find their path late and they juggle many interests rather than focusing on one They're also creative agile and able to make connections their specialized peers can't spy from deep in their hyperfocused trenches As experts silo themselves further while computers master of the skills once reserved for highly focused humans people who think broadly and embrace diverse experiences and perspectives will increasingly thriveOur ob. The story of the new US Open golf winner illustrates part of the thesis of this book A range of experience is sometimes better than over specialization In the book Roger Federer is another examplehttpswwwnytimescom20190617spThis passage describes a key finding that is central to the bookJames Flynn is a professor of political studies in New ZealandFlynn s great disappointment is the degree to which society and particularly higher education has responded to the broadening of the mind by pushing specialization rather than focusing early training on conceptual transferable knowledge Flynn conducted a study in which he compared the grade point averages of seniors at one of America s top state universities from neuroscience to English majors to the

summary ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ David Epstein

characters Range Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World free read Range Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World 106 summary ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ David Epstein What's the most effective path to success in any domain It's not what you thinkPlenty of experts argue that anyone who wants to develop a skill play an instrument or lead their field should start early focus intensely and rack up as many hours of deliberate practice as possible If you dabble or delay you'll never catch up to the people who got a head start But if you take a closer look at the world's top performers from professional athletes to Nobel laureates you'll find that early specialization is the exception not the ruleDavid Epstein author of the New York Times bestseller The Sports Gene studied the world's most successful ath. This book looks at how an emphasis on specialization can actually hamper our ability to really excel at something It aligns with what I try to do when I am coaching in my stories and what we re doing with Mamba Sports Academy create all around athletes who can think critically and make assessments in real time to enhance their play rather than rely only on a narrow set of skills

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characters Range Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World free read Range Why Generalists Triumph in a Specialized World 106 summary ↠ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ↠ David Epstein Session with getting a head start is understandable; early specialization feels efficient But Epstein marshals an enormous body of scientific research to argue that we should all actively cultivate inefficiency Failing a test is the best way to learn Freuent uitters end up with the most fulfilling careers The most impactful inventors cross domains rather than deepening their knowledge in a single area Provocative rigorous and engrossing Range explains how to maintain the benefits of breadth diverse experience interdisciplinary thinking and delayed concentration in a world that increasingly incentivizes even demands hyperspecializatio. Now THIS is how you write a compelling non fiction book This has catapulted itself on my must have shelf after the introduction aloneThe topic is nothing new specialized thinking vs broad thinking We have it in evolution in Darwin s famous fitness of surviving species It has nothing to do with size or teeth or muscle strength Rather it s about adaptability It also applies to thinking processesThus the author examines the different psychological variations within the human population throughout historyWe get athletes like Tiger Woods vs Roger Federer totally opposite upbringing both highly successful we get artists like Van Gogh or Miyazaki both for the same point we get the woman who saved the Girl Scouts of America we get chess champions not