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.
The Flamin’ Groovies – Shake Some Action
Lo Fi is Hi Fi – I’m on a Talk Show
Mark Lanegan – Saint Louis Elegy