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Heading in the Right Direction, Part 10: Evaluation and Feedback

“Practicing without feedback is like bowling through a curtain that hangs down to knee level. You can work on technique all you like, but if you can’t see the effects, two things will happen: You won’t get any better, and you’ll stop caring.”   Steve Kerr There are 4 major components to a Deliberate Practice Program: Know precisely […]

Heading in the Right Direction, Part 9: The Daily Focus

“I never want to paint just to keep on painting. I want to be taking a work somewhere.”   Mary Beth McKenzie “Sometimes it’s because you put yourself in a position where you’re more likely to bump into something.”   Richard Serra In Part 8 of this series I talked about designing a personal set of Deliberate Practice Projects […]