In The Ant and the Elephant, renowned business strategist and Olympian, Vince Poscente, weaves a clever parable around profound concepts that can change. The Ant and the Elephant: Leadership For the Self is a great personal development parable that illustrates the relationship between the conscious and . 27 Apr LeBron James gained clarity from The Ant and the Elephant – a book written by Motivational Keynote Speaker, Vince Poscente.

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The Ant and the Elephant: Leadership For the Self by Vince Poscente

Well, this one did anv do as much for me as I expected. He works hard and knows where he wants to go and what he needs to do to get there. Posted by Vince Poscente on Fri, Apr 27, I learned why I do some of the things I do.

The Rise of Emergent Organizations. It concluded the conscious mind uses 2, neurons in a second of time while the elephantine subconscious uses 4 billion neurons in that same second.

The mutual feedback epephant the two is so simplified that I had a hard time relating to it at all. It is time to stop playing small. Will you look back and wonder if you could’ve done more? It’s a very entertaining short story that illustrates clearly what one has to do to better themselves Hardcoverpages. Feb 07, Dan rated it really liked the ant and the elephant vince poscente. And I don’t mean that in a negative way, far from it! The premise behind The Ant and the Elephant stems from the ant and the elephant vince poscente sourced from Dr.

Thanks for telling us about the problem. I struggled to rate this book. His talent as an master communicator includes his formula used to go from recreational skier to Olympian in four years.


Get the key points from this book in 10 minutes. The book was really repetitive and interlaced with “pychobabble”. Aug 25, Amanda rated it it was amazing Shelves: Nov 10, Ramon rated it liked it. Great book and very entertaining. I felt as if is this book was written for me because the situations and reasoning were exactly what I anf facing or had faced before turns out, a lot of people feel that this book was specifically written with them in mind and it showed what I was doing wrong.

REVIEW: The Ant and the Elephant by Vince Poscente

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the ant and the elephant vince poscente Dec 30, Cynthia Egbert rated it liked it. Sounds like a very interesting book. Jul 19, Rakesh Chavan rated it it was amazing Shelves: Dreams do come true, but rarely in the way they are envisioned. I continuously questioned the validity of the metaphor as I read, and as such, didn’t duly e This book is definitely worth a read. Dreams do c Management savvy, presented in a cute parable, with a 5 Step Plan to transform performance.

It was very engaging and thought provoking. Want to Read saving…. You make hundreds of small decisions daily, mostly without thinking, because your subconscious runs your the ant and the elephant vince poscente. Our ant is the intentional part of the brain, but our elephant is the instinctual, impulsive part of the brain that houses emotions and memories and even guides the body to perform vital functions.

Anyone reading this book will have at least one new thing to learn from. Not recommended for anyone. I didn’t enjoy the humor as much as I liked because it distracted from the story. Our subconscious minds, the ant and the elephant vince poscente, use 4, neurons in that same second! Mar 06, Charlie Anderson rated it it was amazing. As Vince Poscente demonstrates in this rewarding and, yes, fast-paced book, speed has a unique ability to enrich your life.


I expect such books to reinvigorate me, to provide me with new insights into how to become a better leader. Sep 04, Brandon Perry rated it it was amazing. A small book with management advice in the thin guise of a parable about an ant and an elephant.

Though the ant side is small yet it was really helpful. In this quest he is guided by an owl who gives him all the answers. Two quotes I liked the most in this book: When you harness the power of speed, your life and work become less stressful, less busy, and more balanced.

Vince Poscente Bard Press, 7. Bill Britt, who died in was one of Amway’s most the ant and the elephant vince poscente distributors. At work I focus on achieving better performance that leads to better results. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. This book will show you how it is for you and how you can get started on that journey.