“You don’t need to be brilliant or incredibly talented to become hugely successful. But what you do need is to read this book. ‘Grit to Great’ teaches us all how to develop our grit quotient so almost any goal is possible.” –James Patterson, bestselling author, former CEO of J. Walter Thompson
"You need GRIT to get great and this book succinctly tells you how to do it. There’s no sugar coating: Thaler and Koval tell it like it is because they’ve used grit to achieve great success themselves. I recommend it.” – Mark Sanborn, bestselling author of The Fred Factor
“Grit to Great reminds us that every day is an opportunity to set new goals and challenge ourselves in different ways. With grit, no matter our age or whether we’ve accomplished prior goals, there are countless reasons to keep moving forward and enormous, often unforeseen rewards to be reaped in the process.” – Nancy Brown, CEO, American Heart Association
“Today’s groundbreaking research has confirmed what our forefathers knew all along—grit, perseverance, and passion are the real secret to success. In Grit to Great, Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval do a great job in delivering an important lesson to anyone who wants to succeed. A terrific book!” – Donald J. Trump
“Don’t walk, run to get your copy of Grit to Great. It’s chock full of good sense, insights and useful advice that can make just about anyone feel they can succeed.”-- Diana Aviv, President and CEO, Independent Sector
“Losing weight and staying fit are hard work. Grit to Great helps give you the tools to make your goals a reality, and be the best you can be.”-- Florine Mark, President & Chairman of the Board of The Weight Watchers Group, Inc.
“In Grit to Great, Linda and Robin offer the insight, knowledge and life lessons that can help propel you to the next level. Their determination to succeed has had direct tangible benefits for many iconic brands, including Aflac. Their ‘grit’ has led to another remarkable book that lays out in straightforward fashion what it truly takes to be successful.” --Dan Amos, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Aflac
"Thaler and Koval have written a very valuable book. Their insights and anecdotes on the importance of hard work, perseverance and character provide timeless lessons that will resonate with their readers - from the senior executive to the summer intern." -- Gail McGovern, President and CEO, The American Red Cross