Long Fuse, Big Bang: Achieving Long-Term Success Through Daily Victories

Long Fuse, Big Bang: Achieving Long-Term Success Through Daily Victories

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ISBN-13: 9781400167678
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc.
Publication date: 07/20/2010
Edition description: MP3 - Unabridged CD
Product dimensions: 5.30(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Eric Haseltine is the President and Managing Partner of Haseltine Partners LLC. He has held the position of Director of Research at National Security Agency as well as Associate Director for Science and Technology and Director of National Intelligence. In 2001, Eric was the Executive Vice President of Walt Disney Imagineering and director of engineering for Hughes Aircraft. Eric has 15 patents in optics, special effects and electronic media, and authored more than 100 publications. Haseltine received his B.A. in economics and psychology from the UC Berkley and his Ph.D. in physiological psychology from Indiana University. He lives in Silver Spring, MD.

Table of Contents

Introduction Why You Shouldn't Buy This Book xiii

1 The Ancient Script 1

2 The Brain's Playbook 22

3 Pursuing the Distant Win 41

4 Blinkers and Blind Spots 56

5 Turning Others' Failures into Your Successes 77

6 Secret Weapons 84

7 Bringing Big Bangs Back From the Future 114

8 The Language of the Heart 137

9 Light Long Fuses and Leave 158

10 In Defense of Tribalism 180

11 Lighting Fuses as a Way of Life 204

12 Keeping Long Fuses Lit 223

Endnotes 243

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