Success Secrets of Sherlock Holmes: Life Lessons from the Master Detective

Success Secrets of Sherlock Holmes: Life Lessons from the Master Detective

by David Acord

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Overview

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle funneled much of his real-life genius-and the brilliance of others around him-into Sherlock Holmes, creating a character greater than the sum of his parts. In this quirky and intriguing look at the traits that made Sherlock Holmes successful, David Acord explores how to unleash our own genius. Not only does Acord give unique in sights into the character of Sherlock Holmes and his creator, but you'll also discover: - How to cultivate a passion for definite and exact knowledge that will help you achieve your goals faster than you thought possible - Why focusing on the little things is one of the most overlooked keys to success The value to knowing what other people don't know Why you should step up and take credit (death to modesty!) - The importance of admiring your enemy - Why we should all have friends in low places

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780399536984
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 11/01/2011
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 1,219,024
Product dimensions: 5.58(w) x 7.52(h) x 0.57(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

David Acord is a journalist, writer, and editor and the author of What Would Lincoln Do?

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