The Fastest Way To Become An Expert At Anything

For two decades Annie Duke ranked as one of the top poker players in the world. Which means she won a lot. But she couldn’t win without losing. I’ll explain.

It’s hard to learn when you win, I think. Because if you win, then you think you’re a genius, but if you lose you blame your opponent for being “lucky”. So how do you become a real master… Skip the 10,000-hour rule. There’s a hack.

And Annie figured it out. Listen now.

Show Notes:

Thinking in Bets: Making Smarter Decisions When You Don’t Have All the Facts” by Annie Duke

Outliers: The Story of Success” by Malcolm Gladwell

Every Hand Revealed” by Gus Hansen

Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy” by Judd Apatow

Ego is the Enemy” by Ryan Holiday

The Obstacle Is the Way: The Timeless Art of Turning Trials into Triumph” by Ryan Holiday

Choose Yourself” by James Altucher