How to Become Great at Just About Anything (Ep. 244)

...principles of deliberate practice. So Bargmann wanted to use deliberate practice to try to improve at something, but something personal, not her profession. What should she do? BARGMANN: When I...

How to Become Great at Just About Anything (Ep. 244 Rebroadcast)

...like he’s saying that 10,000 hours of something isn’t necessarily deliberate practice. And you’re saying 10,000 hours of practice isn’t necessarily deliberate practice, but there are things that happen in...

Being Malcolm Gladwell (Ep. 245)

...hours of something isn’t necessarily deliberate practice. And you’re saying that 10,000 hours of practice isn’t necessarily deliberate practice, but there are things that happen in that process that you...

How to Get More Grit in Your Life (Ep. 246)

...developed and then deepened. And that second stage is practice. Particularly deliberate practice. DUCKWORTH: The kind of deliberate practice that kind of went viral when Malcolm Gladwell wrote Outliers ....

Deliberate Practice: How Education Fails to Produce Expertise

...total hours of serious study (i.e., deliberate practice) and total hours of tournament play (their Table 3). The effect of deliberate practice far outweighed the effect of tournament play. Not...

How to Get More Grit in Your Life (Ep. 246 Rebroadcast)

...developed and then deepened. And that second stage is practice. Particularly deliberate practice. DUCKWORTH: The kind of deliberate practice that kind of went viral when Malcolm Gladwell wrote Outliers ....

To Develop Expertise, Motivation is Necessary but Insufficient

...power of deliberate practice is the message of the paper, “The Role of Deliberate Practice in Chess Expertise” (Applied Cognitive Psychology19:151—165 (2005)). Authors Neil Charness and co-workers studied the effect...

Surely You Must Be Joking, Mr. Mahajan! The "Street-Fighting Mathematician" Answers Your Questions

...the distractions of email, the Internet, and cell phones were invented, that meant days of concentration and deliberate practice (for more on deliberate practice, see the above answer to the...

Here’s Why You’re Not an Elite Athlete (Ep. 351)

...deliberate, structured practice. Or what about a more free-flowing, unstructured environment, what’s sometimes called “deliberate play”? REDICK: I totally agree with this this notion that there’s something to be gained...

Nurses to the Rescue! (Ep. 309)

...house” and and they do their job; is to make sure that their physicians are able to practice without giving up the scope of their practice to any other entities...