Skill Mastery & Peak Performance via Deliberate Practice with Psychologist Anders Ericsson

I had a fascinating discussion with Anders Ericsson, author of the renowned book "Peak: Secrets from the New Science of Expertise". He is among the world's leading authorities on how to master new skills.

Anders conducted the research on expertise and peak performance that Malcolm Gladwell famously referenced to develop the 10,000 hour rule in Gladwell's book Outliers. However, as we discuss, Malcom Gladwell mis-interpreted much of the science behind the 10,000 hour rule.

We explore the science of learning and of skill mastery -- how it happens, and how to do it.


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