Author(s): Heidi Grant Halvorson
Are you at the top of your game--or still trying to get there? Take your cues from the short, powerful 9 Things Successful People Do Differently, where the strategies and goals of the world's most successful people are on display--backed by research that shows exactly which actions have had the biggest impact on performance. Here's a hint: accomplished people reach their goals because of what they do, not just who they are. So are you ready to find out if you have what it takes? Get ready to accomplish your goals, once and for all. * Proven interest - HBR's most successful digital Single to date, with a combined 18,000 unit sales over the past 9 months. * Based on long-tail blog post of the same name; continues to be one of our most popular blogs on HBR.org (this product will be promoted via the blog) - more than a year after its first appearance on the site. * Outlines nine actions/behaviors tied to the world's most successful people, with recommendations on how readers can mimic them. * Assertive author support - Halvorson promotes 9 Things in all of her external bylines, including HBR.org, Huffington Post, Psychology Today, Fast Company, and SmartBrief's Smartblog on Leadership. * Readers of the ebook have called this "a gem of a book."
Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D. is a motivational psychologist and author of "Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals" (Hudson Street Press, 2011). She is an expert blogger on motivation and leadership for the websites of several leading publications, including "Harvard Business Review," "Fast Company," and "Psychology Today." Her personal blog, The Science of Success, can be found at heidigranthalvorson.com. Follow her on Twitter @hghalvorson.