How many hours does it take to gain mastery over a skill?
The reason that people born in January-March dominate major league hockey (or soccer or baseball) is
Gladwell says "If we put the stories of hockey players and the Beatles and Bill Joy and Bill Gates together, I think we get a more complete picture of the path to success". What he means by this is
Gladwell says "This was Terman's error. He fell in love with the fact that his Termites were at the absolute pinnacle of the intellectual scale--at the ninety-ninth percentile of the ninety-ninth percentile--without realizing how little that seemingly extraordinary fact meant." Why?