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epub ´ ó Karla Starr

Can You Learn to Be LuckyN this groundbreaking book Starr traces wealth health and happiness back to subconscious neurological processes blind cultural assumptions and tiny details you're in the habit of overlooking Each chapter reveals how we can cultivate personal strengths to overcome life's unlucky patterns For instance Everyone has free access to that magic productivity app motivation The problem It isn't evenly distributed What lucky accidents of history explain patterns behind why certain groups of people are motivated in some situations than others If you look like an underperforming employee your resume can't override the gut level assumptions that a potential I really thought this book would be different but all of really does is point out how lucky you are to be born attractive and into money Every chapter just seemed to out line that if you are born into money you're doing better than most If you are working class and of average appearance try the things that come naturally to the pedigree of the rich and beautiful

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Can You Learn to Be Lucky reader Ü ☆ I don't know when I've been so wowed by a new author Chip Health co author of The Power of Moments and Switch A talented journalist reveals the hidden patterns behind what we call luck and shows us how we can all improve outcomes despite life's inevitable randomnessDo you believe in luck is a polarizing uesBoss will make from your LinkedIn photo How can we make sure that someone's first impression is favorable Just as people use irrelevant traits to make assumptions about your intelligence kindness and trustworthiness we also make inaccurate snap judgments How do these judgments affect our interactions and what should we assume about others to maximize our odds of having lucky encountersWe don't always realize when the world's invisible biases work to our advantage or recognize how much of a role we play in our own lack of luck By ending the guessing game about how luck works Starr allows you to improve your fortunes while expending minimal effo Very well researched book with reliance on research done in neuroscience The book has uick recap at the end of each chapter For people interested in detailed reading on topics there are copious notes with references to original work In fact a uarter of the book is with notes and references showing the level of research done by author

Karla Starr ó epub

I don't know when I've been so wowed by a new author Chip Health co author of The Power of Moments and Switch A talented journalist reveals the hidden patterns behind what we call luck and shows us how we can all improve outcomes despite life's inevitable randomnessDo you believe in luck is a polarizing uestion one you might ask on a first date Some of us believe that we make our own luck Others see ineuality everywhere and think that everyone's fate is at the whim of the cosmos Karla Starr has a third answer unlucky random outcomes have predictable effects on our behavior that often make us act in self defeating ways without even realizing itI The whole book can be summed up as You can make a lot of your own luck by just showing up being there being noticed and being good lookingPretty light weight