New Books from HBR Press in November

Check out these new and forthcoming books from HBR Press:

The Success Equation: Untangling Skill and Luck in Business, Sports, and Investing
by Michael J. Mauboussin

“Much of what we experience in life results from a combination of skill and luck,” writes Michael Mauboussin. The trick, of course, is figuring out just how many of our successes (and failures) can be attributed to each, and how we can learn to tell the difference ahead of time. But imagine what we could accomplish if we were able to tease out these two threads, examine them, and use the resulting knowledge to make better decisions. In Success Equation, Michael Mauboussin helps to untangle these intricate strands to offer the structure needed to analyze the relative importance of skill and luck.

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