✯ Work Like Da Vinci: Gaining the Creative Advantage in Your Business and Career (Your Coach in a Box) Books ✴ Author Michael J. Gelb – Alwaysonltd.co.uk
I am so glad I gave this book a chance despite some of the reviews that were less than favorable I thought this book was excellent I learned strategies and tools that can be applied immediately to virtually everything I will do This book is full of simple, straight forward, useful tools to starting thinking, organizing, and working like Da Vinci Well, we assume the author did his homework and it is a very interesting collection Da Vinci truly was a man before his time.I listened to the audiobook, read by the author He has a great approach to the reading and I love that every so often he s laughing at his jokes because they are funny Nice even tone, and suitable for double speed if you prefer I d like to re read it in a year, and possibly every year, because it s just the kind of book that you can coll AN ORIGINAL AUDIO PROGRAM FROM THE 1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR In His Instant Self Help Classic, The International Bestseller How To Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci, Michael J Gelb Identified Seven Aspects Of Da Vinci S Genius That Contemporary Readers Can Emulate And Apply In Their Own Lives Now, In WORK LIKE DA VINCI, Gelb Adapts These Principles To The Specific Demands Of The Workplace, Sharing The Innovative Solutions To Contemporary Corporate And Career Challenges That Have Kept Him In Constant Demand As A Top Tier Speaker And Consultant To Fortune 500 Clients In Gelb S Expert Perspective, Da Vinci S Genius Can Be Distilled Into Seven Principles For The Business Listener Ask The Right Questions Curiosit Put Your Answers To Work Dimostrazione Develop Your Business Senses Sensazione Turn Uncertainty Into Opportunity Sfumato Strike A Profitable Balance Arte Scienza Integrate For Success Corporalit Make The Break Through Connection Connessione These Principles Will Help You Tackle Such Timeless Business Challenges As Leadership Innovation Teamwork Strategic Planning Decision Making Managing Change And Uncertainty Giving Powerful Presentations Giving And Receiving Feedback And. If you don t play devil s advocate, life will do it for you The ha ha and the aha are first cousins Michael J Gelb, Work Like Da Vinciactually 4.5 stars Over the years, I have participated in many a train Lots of interesting ideas herethe author is a little cheesy and pretentious at times, but the values of Da Vinci are worth considering. Interesting tidbits about Di Vinci applied to modern life Nothing particularly revolutionary here, just good solid writing on working creatively and effectively The discussion of mind mapping was excellent and inspired me to start drawing mindmaps to plan remember things. Great audio book The author focus in practices to apply the same principles that Da Vinci applied in his work Curiosit An insatiable quest for knowledge and continuous improvement Dimostrazione Learning from experience Sensazione Sharpening the senses Sfumato Managing ambiguity and change Arte Scienza Whole brain thinking Corporalit Body mind fitness Connessione Systems thinkingI ve had already read the book How to Think like Da Vinci from the s A follow up to How to Think like Leonard Da Vinci, Michael Gelb gives examples from his consulting and seminar business about how to apply the principles in today s work place Ask the right questions Develop your business senses Strike a profitable balance, Make the break thru connection Put your Couldn t even finish the audiobook The author reader laughs at his own jokes it is read like a bad breakout group in a corporate training setting I do think I would enjoy the content if the recording was a little professional and less friendly. OMG this guy talks a lot to hear his own voice and say nothing.