The Exaggeration and Glorification of talents and professionalism

 

Talent is Overrated

What Really Separates  World- Class Performers from Everybody Else

Today's world is very much in need for strong talent in science, technology, management, the arts, sports, and many other areas of specialties. Corporations, governments and leaders all over the world are actively looking for the most talented people. But, what where does talent come from? What makes "World-Class" performers different from everyone else? Are people born to be Bill Gates, Steve Jobs or Warren Buffett?  Is talent based on experience?  The talk addresses stories and examples of world class performers and provides insights and recommendations of how ambitious people can become like them.  Highly recommended for professionals who want to excel in their fields.

Based on the book "Talent is Overrated" by Geoff Colvin.