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Mastering your Craft

 

It took me ten years to achieve fluency in Latin.  During that time, I also developed the ability to rise early, speak in public, invest in real estate, read in Greek, French, and Italian.  I used to bemoan the fact that these skills took so long to develop.  Not anymore.

Ever wonder why it takes so long to master something?  Here’s why:

HOW TO UNLEASH YOUR HIDDEN CREATIVE GENIUS

by James Clear

THE AGE OF MOST NOBEL PRIZE WINNERS

A recent study tracked the ages of Nobel Prize winners, great inventors, and scientists. The researchers found that most groundbreaking work peaked during the late thirties — at least a full decade into any individual career. Even in the fields of science and math, creative breakthroughs often require ten years or more or work.

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