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Psyched Up

How the Science of Mental Preparation Can Help You Succeed

By Daniel McGinn
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Psyched Up: How the Science of Mental Preparation Can Help You Succeed by Daniel McGinn

Psyched Up (2017) takes on the subject of performance. It looks at how top performers in a variety of fields psych themselves up for action and provides actionable advice to help you prepare and perform better.

  • Those who experience performance anxiety
  • People curious about the psychology of top performers
  • Underperformers trying to get back on top of their game

Daniel McGinn is an author and journalist. His work has appeared in Newsweek, Wired and the Boston Globe magazine. He also serves as an editor of the Harvard Business Review.

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