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Tim Harford

Messy: How to Be Creative and Resilient in a Tidy-Minded World

€14,95

The trouble with tidiness is that, in excess, it becomes rigid, fragile and sterile. In Messy, Tim Harford reveals how qualities we value more than ever - responsiveness, resilience and creativity - simply cannot be disentangled from the messy soil that produces them. This, then, is a book about the benefits of being messy: messy in our private lives; messy in the office, with piles of paper on the desk and unread spreadsheets; messy in the recording studio, the laboratory or in preparing for an important presentation; and messy in our approach to business, politics and economics, leaving things vague, diverse and uncomfortably made-up-on-the-spot.

It's time to rediscover the benefits of a little mess.

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2018
Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Pages: 336
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780349141145
ISBN 10: 0349141142

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Messy: How to Be Creative and Resilient in a Tidy-Minded World

€14,95