Have you ever wondered what determines if an individual is academically and/or professionally successful? One would assume intelligence, time management skills, or wealth are all possible factors… but surprisingly those don’t take the top spot. Angela Lee Duckworth, a psychologist from the University of Pennsylvania, just might have the answer. Check out this 6-minute TED Talk to hear her story.
What are your thoughts?
- Do you think passion and perseverance are crucial for success?
- Do you think there is a more important factor for success?
- Can you think of anyone who embodies this factor?