If you're like most people, you weren't a child prodigy, and you don't consider yourself naturally gifted.
You may even think that means you can't achieve amazing things.
Turns out, talent by itself is only part of the reason people achieve success, according to psychologist and MacArthur "Genius" fellow Angela Duckworth.
Duckworth assembled the equation to success, based on years of teaching, coaching and research. She wrote about it in her book "Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance."
Here it is: