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How To Quickly Improve Your Skill At Something

Change the way you practice.

Mediocre performers practice in the most pleasant way possible. Great achievers practice in the most deliberate and self-critical way. Often they break their craft down to its smallest constituent parts, and then they work on one tiny piece of the activity over and over again.

Via The Social Animal: The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement

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