Black box thinking

7.00pm to 8.30pm, Thursday 10 September

The Theatre

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    Credit: Hodder and Stoughton


Standard £12

Concession £8

Associate £6

Free to Members, Faraday Members and Fellows

Event description

Using gripping case studies and practical takeaways, award-winning journalist and best-selling author of Bounce Matthew Syed will explain the science of success. He'll show how to turn failure into success, as well as the way that greatest scientists, business leaders and sports stars have all learned to love failure.

About the speaker

Matthew Syed is a British journalist, broadcaster and author of Bounce, a book described as “a must-read for anyone interested in the science of success, and the mindset and culture that support it”. He has won numerous prizes for his writing including Feature Writer of the Year at the SJA Awards and Sports Journalist of the Year at the British Press Awards. He is also a three-time Commonwealth table tennis champion and a two-time Olympian.

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