Grit: The power of passion and perseverance

TED TALK: Angela Lee Duckworth explains her theory of “grit” as a predictor of success.

http://www.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_the_key_to_success_grit

Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn’t the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of “grit” as a predictor of success.

https://embed.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_grit_the_power_of_passion_and_perseverance“>https://embed.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_duckworth_grit_the_power_of_passion_and_perseverance

 

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