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Author: Michael J. Gelb Narrator: Doug Ordunio Publisher: Random House Audio Audio Length: Release Date: April 2006 Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download ISBN: 9781415929803

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This inspiring and inventive guide teaches readers how to develop their full potential by following the example of the greatest genius of all time, Leonardo da Vinci. Acclaimed author Michael J. Gelb, who has helped thousands of people expand their minds to accomplish more than they ever thought possible, shows you how. Drawing on Da Vinci's notebooks, inventions, and legendary works of art, Gelb introduces Seven Da Vincian Principles—the essential elements of genius—from curiosità, the insatiably curious approach to life to connessione, the appreciation for the interconnectedness of all things. With Da Vinci as your inspiration, you will discover an exhilarating new way of thinking. And step-by-step, through exercises and provocative lessons, you will harness the power—and awesome wonder—of your own genius, mastering such life-changing abilities as: •Problem solving •Creative thinking •Self-expression •Enjoying the world around you  •Goal setting and life balance  •Harmonizing body and mind Drawing on Da Vinci's notebooks, inventions, and legendary works of art, acclaimed author Michael J. Gelb, introduces seven Da Vincian principles, the essential elements of genius, from curiosita, the insatiably curious approach to life, to connessione, the appreciation for the interconnectedness of all things. With Da Vinci as their inspiration, readers will discover an exhilarating new way of thinking.  Step-by-step, through exercises and provocative lessons, anyone can harness the power and awesome wonder of their own genius, mastering such life-changing skills as problem solving, creative thinking, self-expression, goal setting and life balance, and harmonizing body and mind.

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  • “By capturing the very essence of Da Vinci’s life and genius…Michael Gelb guides us in a discovery and understanding of the boundlessness of our own full human potential.”

    - Deepak Chopra
  • “A brilliant, practical guide to awakening and training our vast, unused resources of intelligence and ability.”

    - Ted Hughes, New York Times bestselling author of Birthday Letters
  • “The Renaissance mood Gelb successfully invokes…adds a unique richness to this deeper, more expansive work.”

    - Publishers Weekly
  • “Quite impressive: a celebration of Da Vinci’s many achievements, matched with a convincing analysis of how readers can improve their mental prowess. A unique addition to self-help holdings.”

    - Booklist
  • “The seven Da Vincian principles discussed can refine the use of intellect and teach the reader the unchanged art of thinking clearly and fulfilling one’s potential. The result will appeal especially to curious adult readers and upper-level high school students preparing to excel in today's competitive world.”

    - Library Journal
  • “Buy it. Read it! Live it!”

    - Tony Buzan, author of The Book of Genius and The Mind Map Book

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About the Author

Michael J. Gelb is one of the world’s leading authorities on the application of genius thinking to personal and organizational development. He is a pioneer in the fields of creative thinking, accelerated learning, and innovative leadership. Gelb has more than thirty years of experience as a professional speaker and has led seminars for organizations such as Microsoft, Nike, and Merck. Gelb is the author of numerous books on creativity and innovation, including the international bestseller How to Think like Leonardo Da Vinci: Seven Steps to Genius Every Day, Brain Power: Improve Your Mind as You Age, Wine Drinking for Inspired Thinking: Uncork Your Creative Juices, and others. His work has been featured in the New York Times and the Washington Post, and he has appeared on numerous television and radio programs.