Recipe for becoming good at a thing. Work hard. For a long time. Like years.
Adam Rifkin stashed this in @rands
Did you read the NYT piece saying in support of IQ and talent recently? Can't find the link.
Talent matters. But so does practice.
What's fascinating about The Dan Plan is that it will test whether more time will help, even after he hits the limits of his natural talent.
My first instinct is that it won't help, but we'll see.