Your Rookie Itinerary

To help you apply the ideas in Rookie Smarts, we have created a set of learning itineraries. These resources are designed to guide your learning journey, much like a recommended travel itinerary might serve as a starting point for the adventure of a lifetime.

Please enter your email address to gain access to your rookie itinerary. You can find several other learning itineraries in Appendix D of Rookie Smarts.

  • “Agility, resilience, grit, and a growth mindset—these are the attributes effective leaders need in a changing world. Rookie Smarts shows leaders at every age and at every stage of their careers how to master these skills.”
    University of Michigan professor and author of Leadership Sustainability
  • “As a company grows, nothing is more important than retaining a culture of innovation. Rookie Smarts shows how even a big company can take risks, innovate, and operate like a challenger.”
    Chairman and CEO,
  • “Wiseman masterfully shows why novices can outdo veterans, expertise blinds us to fresh ideas, and the brilliance of newbies remains untapped. With sage insights and fascinating examples, Rookie Smarts is a must-read.”
    Wharton professor and author of Give and Take
  • “If you want to be a learning machine, improving and growing every year, this is the book for you.”
    SVP of People Operations, Google, Inc.