True grit trumps intelligence

15 years ago

By Marcia Kadanoff

True Grit trumps intelligence.

Grit — the quality that allows a person to overcome setbacks — may be the most important predictor of success, researchers argue. Grit still isn’t well understood, but recent studies suggest that, unlike intelligence, grit can be learned or developed over time.

The Boston Globe as reported on Smart Brief on Leadership

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