Category Archives: Anders Ericsson

“We can create our own potential.” // Anders Ericsson

“….we now understand that there’s no such thing as a predefined ability. The brain is adaptable, and training can create skills….that did not exist before. This is a game changer, because learning now becomes a way of creating abilities rather than of bringing people to the point where they can take advantage of their innate… Read More »

“….the best among us….do not occupy that perch because they were born with some innate talent….” // Anders Ericsson

“In my introduction to this book I spoke of how deliberate practice can revolutionize our thinking about human potential. I do not see this an exaggeration or overstatement. That revolution starts when we realize that the best among us in various areas do not occupy that perch because they were born with some innate talent… Read More »