Choose Deliberate Practice

Published September 22, 2017


Leading YourselfLearning Agility

In this clip, Angela Duckworth describes what sets people apart when it comes to the level to which they achieve success. Angela provides insight on how deliberate practice can result in world-class excellence.

About the Speaker(s)
Angela Duckworth

Angela Duckworth

Professor; Best-selling Author

University of Pennsylvania

Angela Duckworth is a professor of psychology at University of Pennsylvania and founder of Character Lab, a nonprofit whose mission is to advance the practice of character development. An advisor to the White House, the World Bank and Fortune 500 CEOs, Duckworth studies grit and self-control, two attributes critical to success and well-being. Her first book, Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance, debuted in 2016 as a New York Times bestseller.

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