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Think Like a Rocket Scientist: Simple Strategies for Giant Leaps in Work and Life

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Ozan Varol

 

  • One of Inc.com’s “6 Books You Need to Read in 2020 (According to Bill Gates, Satya Nadella, and Adam Grant)”
  • Adam Grant’s # 1 pick of his top 20 books of 2020
  • One of 6 Groundbreaking Books of Spring 2020 (according to Malcolm Gladwell, Susan Cain, Dan Pink, and Adam Grant).

 

“When the stakes are high, the unknowns are threatening, and the problems seem insurmountable, you need a superhero — which means you need Ozan Varol. He’ll show you how to master the cognitive skills of a rocket scientist. And by the time you finish reading his endlessly fascinating book, your thinking will be bigger, better, and bolder.”―Daniel H. Pink, New York Times-bestselling author of When, Drive, and A Whole New Mind

 

“This is not just an engrossing read–it’s bursting with practical insights. Ozan Varol’s dazzling debut might change how you approach problems. Houston, this book has solutions.”―Adam Grant, New York Times-bestselling author of Originals and Give and Take, and host of the TED podcast WorkLife

 

“You’re smarter than you think. Ozan Varol makes a compelling case for each of us to level up and to contribute at a level we’ve talked ourselves out of.”―Seth Godin, New York Times-bestselling author of This Is Marketing

 

“In this new book, Ozan Varol provides a toolkit for making better decisions (and ‘giant leaps’!) even in the midst of a turbulent environment. After reading it, you might be inspired to take your own moonshot.”―Chris Guillebeau, New York Times-bestselling author of The $100 Startup

 

“A wonderful book–a sort of vade mecum of critical thinking.”―Barbara Oakley, co-creator of Learning How to Learn, the world’s most popular online course

 

“Thinking like a rocket scientist is not rocket science! Packed with witty writing, insightful advice, and invigorating stories, this must-read book will change the way you see the world–and empower you to change the world itself.”―Susan Cain, New York Times-bestselling author of Quiet

 

“Varol’s polymathic background–rocket scientist, law professor, public speaker–makes him an engaging guide for this book, which cannily blends memoir, pop science, and self-help manual…A charming and insightful airplane read on innovation.”―Kirkus Reviews

 

“Smart and witty, Varol’s masterful analysis explains complicated scientific principles and connects them to ordinary life for a mainstream audience.”―Publishers Weekly

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New ways to think in unprecedented times.

In this accessible and practical book, Ozan Varol reveals nine simple strategies from rocket science that you can use to make your own giant leaps in work and life — whether it’s landing your dream job, accelerating your business, learning a new skill, or creating the next breakthrough product. Today, thinking like a rocket scientist is a necessity. We all encounter complex and unfamiliar problems in our lives. Those who can tackle these problems — without clear guidelines and with the clock ticking — enjoy an extraordinary advantage.

Think Like a Rocket Scientist will inspire you to take your own moonshot and enable you to achieve lift-off.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

  • The single principle Elon Musk used to revolutionize the aerospace industry (and how you can use the same principle to transform your life)
  • An unstoppable astronaut training strategy that you can use to nail your next presentation or product launch
  • How invisible rules constrain your thinking (and what to do about it)
  • The one word you can use to boost your creativity
  • What George Costanza and rocket scientists have in common, and what you can learn from both in starting your next project
  • What you should do first in tackling an audacious goal (and what you should NEVER do when tackling an audacious goal)
  • What Einstein’s biggest blunder can teach you about how to launch your next project
  • The fascinating story of the billion-dollar author and her eight-year-old secret weapon
  • Why doing “nothing” is more valuable than you think
  • and much more

 

About the Author

Ozan Varol is a rocket scientist turned award-winning professor and bestselling author. A native of Istanbul, Turkey, Ozan moved to the United States by himself at 17 to attend Cornell University and major in astrophysics. While there, he served on the operations team for the 2003 Mars Exploration Rovers project that sent two rovers to Mars.

Ozan then pivoted and became a law professor to influence others to make giant leaps on Earth. His work has been featured in various domestic and foreign media, including the Wall Street JournalNewsweek, BBC, TIME, CNN, and the Washington Post. You can follow him at ozanvarol.com.

 

Book Specifications

Title: Think Like a Rocket Scientist: Simple Strategies for Giant Leaps in Work and Life
Author: Ozan Varol
Language: English
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Weight:
Published Year: 2020
Publisher: WH Allen
ISBN: 9780753553589
Dimensions: 15.3 x 3 x 23.4 cm
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