• Key Takeaways & Analysis of The Checklist Manifesto

  • How to Get Things Right, by Atul Gawande
  • By: Instaread
  • Narrated by: Sean Patrick Hopkins
  • Length: 26 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 05-02-16
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Instaread
  • 2 out of 5 stars (8 ratings)

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Summary

The Checklist Manifesto by Atul Gawande | Key Takeaways & Analysis

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The Checklist Manifesto is a nonfiction investigation of human fallibility in high-stakes environments, such as medical surgeries, airline flights, and skyscraper construction. It explains how the introduction of procedural checklists can improve performance, reduce error, and ultimately save lives - especially in today's increasingly complex world. Gawande shows how checklists increase efficiency and engender a culture of teamwork and discipline.

Please note: These are key takeaways and an analysis of the book - not the original book.

In this Instaread of The Checklist Manifesto:

  • Overview of the book
  • Important people
  • Key takeaways
  • Analysis of key takeaways

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  • Iain
  • Wet and Windy Scotland
  • 24-03-16

One paragraph is repeated in different ways

Not worth the money. When the book isn't repeating previous content it is advertising to you.

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Its only 26 minutes long !

I thought this was the full book - its not, its only 26 minutes long !! I should have read the small print.

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Interesting concept and one I firmly believe in

I enjoyed this 26m summary and loved the structure of the summary. Key take aways clearly described and definitely left me wanting to read/listen to the book in full.

My only negative was the almost robotic/hypnotic style of narration - it was a little bit too 'bland' for my liking but clear and easy to understand. Once I got past that I got benefit from the content.

So why do people resist checklists? Beats me.