7 ways to quickly become a master at anything - The Week
Eric Barker stashed this in Diabolical Plans For World Domination
If you only remember two words From this…
Dan says the two key words are "Reach" and "Stare."
Reach: Always push yourself to the edge of your ability.
Stare: Look at those better than you and emulate them.
I would say, "Reach. Get out on the edge of your ability. Get into your discomfort zone and reach past that." And I would say, "Stare. Find somebody you want to be in two years, three years, five years, and stare at that person. See what they're doing. See exactly what they're doing, and steal that. Steal from them."
Sadly, you weren't born an expert.