Jessica Stillman: 8 Ways to Be Smarter
Jun 25, 2013 - Intelligence isn't simply a fixed quantity, a learning expert explained in a talk recently. How smart we are is powerfully affected by our situation, and that's something we can control.
"... Expertise can make us smarter. Experts don’t just know more, they know differently, in ways that allow them to think and act especially intelligently within their domain of expertise... Expertise takes a long time to develop, of course, but it’s never too early--or too late--go deep in a subject area that interests us. ..."