Distilled from: Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers AND Geoff Colvin’s Talent is Overrated – A double act!
To be a world-class performer requires two specific factors: the community in which the individual lives and works; and, an individual’s effort over time. Passion and innate talent bring up the rear.
Preview – Anti-Self Help
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