A practical summary of the latest research on the true nature of intelligence and learning, behaviors that boost brain function, and use of specific strategies to improve your odds of success.
The conventional view is that talent (or natural intelligence) and hard work combine to determine success. But, talent often seems more or less uncontrollable – you have it or you don’t.
The latest scientific research, however, suggests that there are simple keys that can unlock drastically better performance, which have little to do with how smart or naturally talented you are.
The key is to understand that your level of intelligence and your skill can be improved and built up over time with the right mindset, behaviors and strategies. By following 7 clear rules, you can take control of your academic performance.