Barry Schwartz

Practical Wisdom

Barry Schwartz

Talk: Practical Wisdom

Renowned Author and Psychologist Barry Schwartz stops by the Google headquarters to talk about his new book, "Practical Wisdom". His new book focuses on getting the maximum potential out of employees and how companies can insert different techniques to get the most out of their staff.

Barry Schwartz

Barry Schwartz is an American psychologist. Schwartz is the Dorwin Cartwright Professor of Social Theory and Social Action at Swarthmore College. He frequently publishes editorials in the New York Times applying his research in psychology to current events.

Practical Wisdom

A reasoned yet urgent call to embrace and protect the essential, practical human quality that has been drummed out of our lives: wisdom. It's in our nature to want to succeed. It's also human nature to want to do right. But we've lost how to balance the two. How do we get it back?

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