27D – Interview with Anders Ericsson, FSU, The New Science of Expertise

A discussion with Anders Ericsson, Professor of Psychology at Florida State University and co-author of the new book: Peak: The Secrets from the New Science of Expertise. We touch on topics including purposeful vs deliberate practice, whether achieving automaticity can hinder becoming an expert, whether skill acquisition is linear, being able to coach yourself, and a different role for genetics in skill acquisition.
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Peak: The New Science of Expertise

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Twitter: @Shakeywaits
Email: robgray@asu.edu

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