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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John Eliot (psychologist)

Whether it does or not is immaterial. The same is true in all professions: Even the dream with the lowest overachieveent of being achieved can provide you with a lifetime of excitement, helping you step over the trivial disappointments in life, giving you something to work toward, making you feel content that you are living life to the fullest, right to the end of your days. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. No trivia or quizzes yet. In reality you need to manage your thinking better.

Overachievement: The New Model for Exceptional Performance

overachieveement And all utterly, hopelessly, wrong. Develop a pre-performance routine to “make that transition into a state of intense, in-the-moment concentration, and to help you eliminate assessment, judgment, and critique. According to John Eliot, Ph. And all utterly, hopelessly, wrong. This as opposed to ordinary people whose view of the world is distorted by the lens view of others.


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Dr. John Eliot, Ph.D. presents Overachievement

Waste no time calculating every step- trust Awesome. Lose yourself to the Zone. 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 examples in the book come from or in working life in general. His courses are perennial campus favorites. Jan 23, Becca rated it it was amazing Shelves: Eliot’s “Overachievement” is just the thing to read on the eave of one’s 50th birthday.

One of my all-time favorites. I wasn’t that excited about this book as a result. To help with his research on overachievement Eliot worked with clients from Merrill Lynch, Olympic athletes, top surgeons at the Texas Medical Center, and even Dave Matthews.

But I was nicely surprised. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Great book on the science of performance.

Focus on the outcome. Operate with a trusting mindset as a routine. He knows his stuff. Content alone would have gotten between a 4 and 5 star.

My mother, father and I have decided to start a book club for what they call self-help books and what I call psychology books: This is a great book! May 15, Randy rated it it was amazing. John rated it really liked it Overachievemenf 30, My library Help Advanced Book Search. If notability cannot be established, the article is likely to be mergedredirectedor deleted.


Overachievement: The New Science of Working Less to Accomplish More by John Eliot

I liked his gist: Jan 07, Greg Little rated it it was amazing. Excellence starts with the state of one’s mind, and the points laid out in Overachievement are simple, to the point, no nonsense, and poignant.

Grab onto the thing that will separate you from the herd, something you love intrinsically, joun go for it all out. Account Options Sign in.

Feb 12, Dasist Winter rated it really liked it. Eliot selects a few super-achievers, finds overqchievement do X, so if you do X you’ll become a super-achiever. Refresh and try again.

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.

Robin Soewanto rated it it was amazing Oct 22, Feb 18, Allysworld rated it really liked it. Lose yourself to the Zone.