Why do naturally talented people frequently fail to reach their potential while other far less gifted individuals go on to achieve amazing things? The secret to outstanding achievement is not talent, but a passionate persistence. In other words, grit.
Why do some people succeed and others fail? Sharing new insights from her landmark research, Angela Duckworth explains why talent is hardly a guarantor of success. Rather, the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent but a focused persistence called "grit.
Back by popular demand, recent Daily Homeroom guest Angela Duckworth is returning to answer more of your questions. She’s Founder CEO of Character Lab and author of the New York Times bestselling book, "Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance.