'the best business book of the year' - Financial Times
THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER
Is the idea of resilience a toxic myth?
What if what we've been told about resilience is a toxic myth?
In this book, Daisley disproves the myth that only extraordinary people are successful, shows how to achieve a sense of control through simple mind exercises, and, above all, demonstrates how we can draw on those around us to empower ourselves and build our inner-strength. Offering empirically tested advice, Fortitude sets out a practical path to greater self-confidence and courage, not just for the elite few, but for us all.
About Bruce Daisley
I’m Bruce Daisley. I write about the intersection of work and our lives. In the past I’ve spent a career working in media and technology companies like Twitter, YouTube, Google and others.
My first book, The Joy of Work, was an international bestseller, translated into 16 languages. Fortitude is my new book, the culmination of two and a half years of research into resilience. It was an immediate Sunday Times Bestseller on release.