When it comes to preparation, what do Tom Brady, Chief Justice John Roberts Jr., and Jeff Bezos have in common? In this video I’ll share three principles of preparation that will help you to maximize your talent and achieve your goals. Studies conducted by Florida State Professor Anders Ericsson on violin players demonstrated the power of preparation. He observed that the general music education students had practiced on the violin an average of 3,240 hours by their 18th birthday, the better violin students had practiced an average of 5,301 hours, and the best violin students had practiced an average of 7,410 hours. He concluded, “These were clearly major differences in practice time.” Learn how you can practice the principles of preparation in your work to become world class.

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