Why Grit Is More Important Than IQ When You’re Trying To Become Successful.
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Take a peek at this Forbes article based on the work of leading psychologist Angela Duckworth and her book “Grit.”
Having heard Angela Duckworth speak at Hay Festival we’ve been inspired ever since. Why? Because according to Duckworth … “Grit will always trump talent” and here at Business Checkmate, we happen to think that this is no bad thing.
It turns out that intelligence might not be the best indicator of future success. According to psychologist Angela Duckworth, the secret to outstanding achievement isn’t talent. Instead, it’s a special blend of persistence and passion that she calls “Grit” … To learn more, follow this nifty little link.