What does the 10,000-hr rule have to do with music, musicians, composers, performers, etc? How does Gladwell explore and expand on this topic? What does this have to do with Silicon Valley?

Word Count: At least 750, but it’s more about the quality of your comprehension, writing, and application of the ideas in the chapter and book.

Grammar and punctuation: Yes.
Assignment:

1.) Start with Chapter 2 from Malcolm Gladwell’s “Outliers.”

2.) Then pick any other chapter to read and to use as a basis for reflection.

3.) What does the 10,000-hr rule have to do with music, musicians, composers, performers, etc? How does Gladwell explore and expand on this topic? What does this have to do with Silicon Valley?

4.) How do you relate to all of these ideas explored thus far in the course, in music performance, in the 10,000-hr rule, etc.? How can you take any of these ideas and apply it to your life and your career?

5.) Treat this like a small research paper. Quote meaningful lines from the book. You can augment your paper with other sources as well, such as other books, research papers, a video, a coach, etc. What can music teach you about yourself that will make you a better you?

(This is the link to the book:http://banco.az/sites/default/files/books/outliers-the_story_of_success.pdf)