Lately my friends and I have been talking about how people succeed, wondering why some are more successful than others despite comparable intellectual advantages or innate talents. Most of us have read Malcolm Gladwell’s Outliers, and we’ve been comparing his case studies to our personal experience and pondering the implications.
Our Own Stories, And Belated Thanks
We’re been telling stories about how and when we got our lucky break, describing the people or events that were transformative in our lives. [Read more…]