So often, if we’re really honest, we would love to be given the magic bullet that will fix our problems quickly.
The secret to playing that semiquaver passage.
The key to losing those last few pounds(kilos for me – I’m a metric girl).
The one thing that will make that bit of writing better.
Because if we were given that magic bullet, we wouldn’t have to go through the stress, struggle and…
Have you ever been faced with a complicated bit of arithmetic and thought ‘I’m just not good at maths’? Or struggled to run to catch the bus, wheezing and thinking ‘I was never sporty’? If so, then you may need to think again. The talent myth has you in thrall.
The talent myth – or the recognition that people having an ‘inbuilt’ natural ability is just a false belief – has become a bit of a…