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Tim Gunn: The Natty Professor

Tim Gunn: The Natty Professor

A timeless book of lessons on mentorship, teaching, and learning from New York Times bestselling author Tim Gunn, host of the Emmy Award–nominated Project Runway and the reality show Under the Gunn.

Tim Gunn, America’s favorite reality TV cohost, is known for his kind but firm approach in providing wisdom, guidance, and support to the scores of design hopefuls on Project Runway. Having begun his fashion career as a teacher at Parsons The New School for Design, Tim knows more than a thing or two about mentorship and how to convey invaluable pearls of wisdom in an approachable, accessible manner.

While Gunn’s Golden Rules showcased Tim “as life coach,” imparting lessons based on his personal experiences, Tim Gunn's Field Guide to Good Teaching will focus on Tim “as teacher.” Divided into sections on common themes—leadership, curiosity, diversity, understanding, empathy—this practical, timely book takes us on a journey through life lessons and uses Tim’s own personal experiences, from the classroom to the therapist’s office, to illustrate larger concepts. Each chapter will end with a “life assignment,” where Tim challenges you to apply the lessons you’ve learned in practical mentoring or teaching situations.

So grab a pencil and start taking notes: class is officially in session!
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  • Gallery Books | 
  • 240 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781476780061 | 
  • March 2015
List Price $25.00
Ships on or around March 24, 2015

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Tim Gunn
Henry Leutwyler

Tim Gunn

Beloved pop culture icon and New York Times bestselling author Tim Gunn is best known as cohost of the twelve-time Emmy-nominated reality show Project Runway. He also hosted two seasons of his own Bravo makeover series, Tim Gunn’s Guide to Style, and is the host of the reality TV series Under the Gunn, which premiered in January 2014 on Lifetime.

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