In a 6-minute TED Talk, Angela Lee Duckworth speaks a truth that I know to be true from my own experiences: grit is the best indicator of future success. It’s not talent, or smarts, or how quickly we can learn new things. It’s about learning from our failures and trying again anyway. As Angela points out, our brains rewire themselves with each new experience, so grit is the ability to retry a problem until we have enough experience to solve it.
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