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AITD Book Club

Exclusively for members

Released: 3 July 2019

We’re very excited to launch our first online book club exclusive to AITD members!

We’ll be starting to read our chosen book on 29 July with 3 online book club chats taking place over the following 8 weeks.Thank you to everyone who voted for their preferred book for the inaugural AITD book club. The poll has now been closed and we can confirm that book that has been chosen is:

Peak: How All of Us Can Achieve Extraordinary Things - Anders Ericsson & Robert Pool

We look forward to getting stuck in and discussing the book with you during the scheduled online sessions. The discussion schedule for these sessions will be as follows: 

Book Club Session 1 - Tuesday 13 August – 12:00-1:00pm (AEST) AND 7:00-8:00pm
(Optional Reading – Introduction)
1 The Power of Purposeful Practice
2 Harnessing Adaptability
3 Mental Representation

Book Club Session 2 - Tuesday 3 September – 12:00-1:00pm (AEST)
4 The Gold Standard
5 Principles of Deliberate Practice on the Job
6 Principles of Deliberate Practice in Everyday Life

Book Club Session 3 - Tuesday 17 September – 12:00-1:00pm (AEST)
7 The Road to Extraordinary
8 But What About Natural Talent?
9 Where Do We Go from Here?

Please note that you will be required to buy your own book. 




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