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TED Talks Video: This Personality Trait is a Major Key to Success

June 11, 2015View for printing

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.

Video: http://www.ted.com/talks/angela_lee_ ... uccess_grit
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