Learning Anything New
This post outlines some of the steps that I take to learn anything new. I wanted to sum them up in one place so it serves as a reference and a reminder for me in the journey of self improvement.
Make sure that you have clear intentions on why you want to do this. Intentions matter significantly. If you can’t articulate and state your intentions clearly, then save yourself the effort of even attempting to learn the skill.
Accept the fact that you are going to fail and struggle at learning any new skill in the beginning. You’ll get better with time and practice. So, embrace the “failure” and realize that it is simply a step towards the success.
Study the best. Identify the masters of the skill, watch them at work, and take notes.
Research. Educate yourself as much as you can. Study different schools of thought with an open mind. That way you can form your own informed opinion....
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