Practice, Practice, Practice

Practice, Practice, Practice

Does practice make perfect? While 10,000 hours of practice is important, this alone will not get you to Carnegie Hall. Plus: How to practice efficiently, the advantages of mental rehearsal, and the role of natural talent in success.

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