Key to Success? Grit.

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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.


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1)Most lipstick contains fish scales. 2)Donald Duck comics were banned from Finland because he doesn’t wear trousers. 3)Ketchup was sold in the 1830s as medicine 4)Cost of raising a medium-sized dog to the age of 11: $4000 5)The city with the most Roll Royces per capita: Hong Kong 6)The average person falls asleep in seven
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