SUCCESS DOESN’T BELONG TO THE SMARTEST PEOPLE
A scientific research conducted recently revealed that intelligence and IQ levels were, in fact, not the best predictors of success.
Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn’t the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory and goes on to reveal the best predictor of success as: Grit.
Grit is defined as courage, resolve and strength of character for many many years, Angela Duckworth added
Watch the full video in which she shares her theory in depth.