Albert-László Barabási is a network scientist whose work has led to many breakthroughs, including the discovery of scale-free networks in 1999. The Robert Gray Dodge Professor of Network Science and a Distinguished University Professor at Northeastern University, he has done extensive research on success over the years, and continues to be one of the most cited scientists today.
Listen in as he shares insights from his latest book, The Formula: The Universal Laws of Success, including how to gain traction and visibility and the common misconception about creativity in youth. You’ll learn the scientific measures of success, as well as what his research has shown about the key factors that help to create it.
*Original air date: Feb 21, 2019.*
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On Today’s Episode We’ll Learn:
- The scientific way to measure success.
- Why performance alone doesn’t dictate long-term success (and what actually does).
- A major bias that affects interview candidates.
- What to keep in mind when choosing a team.
- The truth about the odds of experiencing a major breakthrough later in life vs. in youth.
- Tips for achieving the network effect to gain traction and visibility.
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