Daniel McGinn’s book tops this Forbes Summer Reading List

Psyched Up by Daniel McGinn is the first book on Forbes’ Kimberly Whitler’s summer reading list. To kick it off, I will share a hot-off-of-the-presses book that I have really enjoyed. It’s Psyched Up: How the Science of Mental Preparation Can Help you Succeed, by Daniel McGinn. It isn’t a marketing, management, technical, or leadership… Read more »

A new excerpt of Daniel McGinn’s Psyched Up at TIME

Read “Why You and Your Colleagues Need a Group Ritual” from Daniel McGinn’s Psyched Up: How the Science of Mental Preparation Can Help You Succeed. When the Belfast-born actress Laura Donnelly is working on Broadway, she likes to arrive at the theater several hours before the curtain. She eats a relaxed takeout dinner, does yoga,… Read more »

Daniel McGinn in the Sunday New York Times

New speaker Daniel McGinn, author of Psyched Up: How the Science of Mental Preparation Can Help You Succeed, has penned a new piece for the NY Times, “Why I Wrote This Article on Malcolm Gladwell’s Keyboard.” Do lucky objects actually help us perform better? If we believe in their special power, research suggests that they… Read more »

WSJ: Read an excerpt of Daniel McGinn’s new book

At the Wall Street Journal, new speaker Daniel McGinn has published an excerpt from his book, “How to Psych Children Up to Perform.” A few Saturdays ago, I drove my 16-year-old son to take the SATs. He didn’t say much—a sign that he was a little nervous. With three children, I make these drives—to sports… Read more »