Focus: The Hidden Driver of Excellence
(Bloomsbury Publishing, Rs. 499)
For more than two decades, psychologist and journalist Daniel Goleman has been scouting the leading edge of the human sciences for what’s new, surprising and important. In this book, he delves into the science of attention in all its varieties, presenting a long overdue discussion of this mental asset that matters enormously when it comes to how we navigate life. The research is split into three parts: inner, other and outer focus. Goleman shows why high achievers need all three kinds of focus,
Combining cutting-edge research with practical findings, the book throws light on what distinguishes experts from amateurs, and stars from average performers.
Compiled by SAVITHA GAUTAM