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Named a 'must read' by Susan Cain, 'endlessly fascinating' by Daniel Pink, and 'bursting with practical insights' by Adam Grant.

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 liftoff.

©2020 Ozan Varol (P)2020 Penguin Audio

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In a league of it's own.

This book topped my list of must read books every year! Only Atomic habits, and Principles by Ray Dalio were there, now there are three of them!

It's so so good, if you take my word for it, please read it. Very practical and enjoyable read.

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Insightful, but repetitive

The book could have been way shorter. It’s insightful in most parts, but gets way too repetitive towards the second half.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 25-11-20

Not rocket science

Loved it. Narrated in easy to understand words that does not need any prior scientific knowledge. It has many leadership points.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 05-05-21

Great refresher on a lot of smart ideas.

Already a big fan of the ideas Ozan Varol shares in his book. Loved the stories.

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  • Muhammad A.
  • 05-02-21

excellent and thought provoking - would recommend.

Great reminder about so many small things that can push you into mediocrity. Excellent and thought provoking - would recommend to anyone wanting to learn to reflect and improve themselves.

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  • Dan
  • 10-01-21

A book you will revisit again and again(Audible book)

Recommending this book highly! And will be listened to again and again.

The way Ozan wrap up thinking processes and more in exciting stories is great (and yes most stories have to do with space and rocket scientist). Great book!

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  • Andrew Griffiths
  • 27-11-20

Valuable stimulation

This is full of inspiring points and references if you value self and business improvement

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  • Elimaes12
  • 16-08-20

Great methods for improving your thought process

Reviews some useful and interesting techniques to improve your ways of thinking, based on lessons from rocket science.

Shows why you should also learn from your successes, not only from your failures.

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  • SteveN
  • 22-06-20

Think and Act Like a Rocket Scientist

I was a bit unsure about this title, I have read many books like this and most are quite dry, I'm glad to say however that this is not one of those books.

The stories are short and interesting and the lessons are well signposted, its always nice to hear the authors narrate their book too.