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The Gold Mine Effect

Crack the Secrets of High Performance

Rasmus Ankersen


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The business world owes Rasmus much gratitude.-- J rgen Vig Knudstorp, CEO, The Lego Group

How can we identify and develop business talent? Ex-professional footballer and high performance anthropologist Rasmus Akersen quit his job and traveled the world for six months, visiting gold mines of talent; living and training with the planet's best athletes in an attempt to answer this question and adapt his findings into a revolutionary business context.

Rasmus Ankersen--born in 1983--is an author and motivational speaker who published his first book, the bestseller The DNA of a Winner, at twenty-two years old.

Icon Books Company, 9781848313996, 277pp.

Publication Date: April 16, 2013

About the Author

Rasmus Ankersen is a bestselling author, a motivational speaker on performance development and a trusted advisor to businesses and athletes around the world. He wrote his first book, The DNA of a Winner, at age 22. A year later he published his second, Leader DNA, which has been the bestselling leadership book in Denmark for the last five years. In his home country Rasmus has also won a Belingske Business Magazine award, being named one of the three biggest business talents in Denmark, and the Danish prime minister recently invited him to contribute a chapter to his new book The Danish Dream.