Content Writer: Emmanuel Ojie, Vine Crest College
Have you ever tried to solve a complex puzzle? It requires grit to keep trying until you succeed.
Did you ever notice how sometimes the smartest person isn’t the most successful? Or how the kid with the most natural talent on a team isn’t the star player? That’s because of grit! Studies show that intelligence or natural ability by itself isn’t as powerful as grit. Without practice and effort, we limit natural talent, but with grit, you can develop your ability – you can get stronger and better at something when you work long and hard at it.