Rebounders: How Winners Pivot from Setback to Success
“Rebounders” is a good collection of stories from successful people who have been labeled rebounders for their ability to bounce back from adversity. U.S. News & World Reporter and a frequent TV and radio commentator and a rebounder of sorts himself, Rick Newman brings the readers an eclectic list of rebounders. The book was fun to read and includes some interesting stories but lacks name recognition and science to support ...more
However, the book was a great read. Instead of learning how to turn your ...more
The author didn't bring all the characteristics of Rebounders together until the last chapter and there was new information. Get past failures, our your mistakes, learn from them, and know your weaknesses and continue to educate yourself. Again, not news.
Author Rick Newman was struggling as a journalist in an industry that was undergoing changes, downsizing, and laying off writers. Wanting to learn how to rebound from setbacks in his own career, he decided to write Rebounders and learn how winners pivot from setback to success. Soon Newman began to feel like a new man (sorry, I had to get that one out of my system. Been holding it in ever since I noticed the author's name). He researched ...more
Initial Reaction: That was motivating. Can I just go do something awesome now? When things aren’t going my way, I’ll just think of this book. Nice one, Mr. Newman.
In Rick Newman’s Rebounders: How Winners Pivot from Setback to Success, being a ‘Rebounder’ can be a great thing! With stories from firsthand interviews and personal anecdotes, Newman shows that how we respond to adversity determines our future. Rick Newman, a journalist for U.S. News & World Report, lays out new rules for success...more