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Uncertainty: Fuel for Brilliance

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Drawing upon a wealth of leading research, neuroscience, case-studies and personal experience from his new book - Uncertainty: Turning Fear & Doubt Into Fuel for Brilliance - Fields reveals a set of environmental changes, workflow adaptations and personal practices that profoundly alter the deeper-psychology of creation and innovation, fueling you to bring exponentially better solutions to life faster, and do so with far more ease and far less angst.



Jonathan Fields Author/Entrepreneur/Blogger

Jonathan Fields is a lawyer turned entrepreneur, blogger, speaker and author. His last book, Career Renegade: How to Make a Great Living Doing What You Love (Random House 2009) was named a Top 5 Summer Read by MSNBC's Your Money and a Top 10 Small Biz Book by Small Business Trends. His next book on the mindset that fuels innovation and creativity is due out in fall 2011 with Portfolio.

Ranked in the AdAge Power 150, Fields writes about entrepreneurship, innovation, creativity, empowered-living and marketing at He also contributes to, and a number of other top-100 blogs and is a member of the LifeRemix network.

In addition, Jonathan runs book marketing venture,, and has been featured in The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, BusinessWeek, FastCompany, Entrepreneur, USA Today, People, CNBC, The Today Show, FoxBusiness, CBS Radio, Vogue, Self, Inc., O Magazine and hundreds of other magazines, radio shows, websites and books that don't impress his daughter all that much. Fields also speaks regularly and was named by BusinessWeek as one of the 20 people every entrepreneur needs to follow on twitter (@jonathanfields).

When not writing, speaking or launching ventures, you can usually find him dancing around his living room with his wife and daughter...which is often.

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