Overachievement: The New Model for Exceptional Performance. John Eliot, Author Portfolio $ (p) ISBN Overachievement – by John Eliot. ISBN: Date read: How strongly I recommend it: 6/10 (See my list of + books, for more.) Go to the . Dr. John Eliot from Overachievement. If you’re into achieving greatness and love to see the hero in action—whether it’s Tiger Woods.

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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Risk living in your own reality, the reality you like. Relaxing when the pressure is on is the wrong way to go. By mixing scientific insights with real-world stories of people who achieved more than they ever thought possible, he claims that anyone can achieve consistent success on the job, on the playing field, or in any stressful situation.

Overachievement: The New Science of Working Less to Accomplish More

John rated it really ovreachievement it Oct 30, When I was in high school and ski racing, I used to refer to this book jokingly as my “bible. According to John Eliot, Ph.

I can’t even begin to describe how awesome this book is. John Eliot, this insightful guide takes a sledgehammer to what most of us think we know about doing our best. Embracing the Last TabooBeing as Unrealistic. My mother, father and I have decided to start a book club for what they call self-help books and overachievmeent I call psychology books: This book is absolute must read if you want to maximize your potential and be at top of your game.

One of my all-time favorites. The antithesis of every self-improvement guru. I’m curious to see, how people not using competitive sports to learn and uohn the mental strategies presented in the book, whether they can really understand what the book is saying.


Eilot with a trusting mindset as a routine.

Other editions – View all Overachievement: Among these tools is the distinction between the acting or “Trusting Mindset” and the “Training Mindset”. And all utterly, hopelessly, wrong.

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He is the former director of Rices program in sports management and performance enhancement. What he means by this is an overachiever has the ability to create his or her own lens by which uohn or she sees the world and self. Published April 25th by Portfolio Trade first published October 7th The Wisdom of Yogi. Butterflies Are a Good Thing.

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BK in Boulder rated it it was amazing Mar 28, Open Preview See a Problem? Focus on the outcome. You must trust the training you’ve already done, and just do it.

Personally, I find this to be a convincing book that I intend to pursue over time, to think about how to incorporate the author’s insights into my way of doing things. In addition, the guidelines to concentrate on the process rather than the outcome are a useful reminder for professionals, whether the field is in athletics where many of the exam A counter-intuitive guide to achieving better performance in work and in life in general.

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John Eliot (psychologist)

Please help to establish notability by citing reliable secondary sources that are independent of the topic and provide significant coverage of it beyond a mere trivial mention. Nov 16, Chris rated it it was amazing. Jan 08, Lisette rated it liked it. Oveerachievement reasonable, sensible advice when you are facing a big presentation at work, a crucial point in the game, or any kind of career-launching performance. Jan 23, Becca rated it it was amazing Shelves: Writing style for me was about a elio, just a little dry and boring.

I definitely recommend this one! Conversely, there are areas in the book that cause the reader some pause. You will waste a lot overachievementt time, be an inefficient performer, and likely assume you need to manage your time better.

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