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Winners : and how they succeed / Alastair Campbell.

By: Campbell, Alastair, 1957- [author.].
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York, NY : Pegasus Books, 2015Edition: First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.Description: xvi, 449 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781605988801; 1605988804.Subject(s): Success | PerformanceDDC classification: 158.1
Contents:
Introduction to the American edition -- The holy trinity. Strategy ; Leadership ; Teamship ; The strategist : Jos� Mourinho ; The leader : Anna Wintour ; The team player : Edi Rama -- It's all in the mind. The right mindset ; The extreme mind ; The power of visualisation. ; The mind of an unbeaten winner : Floyd Mayweather -- Standing out from the crowd. Boldness ; Innovation ; Data ; Turning data into bold innovation : from Formula One to Narendra Modi -- Changing setbacks into advantages. Crisis management ; Resilience ; The winning spirit of Australia ; The Queen : a very British winner -- The art of winning.
Summary: How do sports stars excel, entrepreneurs thrive, or individuals achieve their ambition? Is their ability to win innate? Or is the winning mindset something we can all develop? Drawing on the wisdom of an astonishing array of talented people - from elite athletes to top managers, from rulers of countries to rulers of global business empires - Alastair Campbell uses his forensic skills, as well as his own experience of politics and sport, to get to the heart of success. He examines how winners tick. He considers how they build great teams. He analyzes how they deal with unexpected setbacks and new challenges. He judges what the very different worlds of politics, business and sport can learn from one another. And he sets out a blueprint for winning that we can all follow. Includes a special introduction for the American edition.
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Originally published: London : Hutchinson, 2015.

Includes index.

Introduction to the American edition -- The holy trinity. Strategy ; Leadership ; Teamship ; The strategist : Jos� Mourinho ; The leader : Anna Wintour ; The team player : Edi Rama -- It's all in the mind. The right mindset ; The extreme mind ; The power of visualisation. ; The mind of an unbeaten winner : Floyd Mayweather -- Standing out from the crowd. Boldness ; Innovation ; Data ; Turning data into bold innovation : from Formula One to Narendra Modi -- Changing setbacks into advantages. Crisis management ; Resilience ; The winning spirit of Australia ; The Queen : a very British winner -- The art of winning.

How do sports stars excel, entrepreneurs thrive, or individuals achieve their ambition? Is their ability to win innate? Or is the winning mindset something we can all develop? Drawing on the wisdom of an astonishing array of talented people - from elite athletes to top managers, from rulers of countries to rulers of global business empires - Alastair Campbell uses his forensic skills, as well as his own experience of politics and sport, to get to the heart of success. He examines how winners tick. He considers how they build great teams. He analyzes how they deal with unexpected setbacks and new challenges. He judges what the very different worlds of politics, business and sport can learn from one another. And he sets out a blueprint for winning that we can all follow. Includes a special introduction for the American edition.

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