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Friday Aug 15 | Dominion Post

Social media mogul all about next big thing

In his book The Outliers, author Malcolm Gladwell wrote that researchers settled on the magic number of 10,000 hours for achieving true expertise.

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Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Classical Singer

Dealing with Adversity in Your Career

'You'll never make it,' Joyce DiDonato said at the 109th Commencement speech at the Juilliard School in May 2014.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

CFO

How to Hire (Not So Simply) the Best

I have always been fascinated by what we can learn from looking at what I call "edge cases" - what Malcolm Gladwell called "Outliers" in his book.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

OregonLive.com

Dennis Richardson has put in the time, but will it pay off?: Guest opinion

In "Outliers: The Story of Success," author-philosopher Malcolm Gladwell draws attention to K. Anders Ericsson's study that excellence is achieved only after 10,000 hours of practice.

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Related Topix: Books, Oregon, Oregon Government, Opinion

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Genesee Country Express

Dr. Elaine Heffner: Marching to a different drummer

Adding to the discussion about whether children need to work harder to achieve the standards set by the Common Core curriculum is a renewal of the controversy over innate ability vs. practice.

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