All-Nighters Lead to Great Things (Like This Essay?)

Photograph by Getty Images

Stand down, nappers. The all-nighter, not the siesta, unlocks true creativity and success. So argues Columbia Law School adjunct Eric Epstein in his new e-book, The 24-Hour Genius: Unlocking Your Brain’s Potential with Strategic All-Nighters. It’s a seductive idea: Take advantage of your energy and ambition, instead of sleeping it away like you always do. Achieve success, overnight—literally.

To continue reading this article you must be a Bloomberg Professional Service Subscriber.