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    01:46 – How to Learn

    03:27 – Talent and Effort

    • Praising Effort over Ability
    • Teaching Kids

    10:29 – The NOPS Trick

    • Notice It
    • Own It
    • Push Into It
    • Stay With It

    13:19 – Talent (Cont’d)

    26:43 – Practice

    35:27 – Following Rules

    40:47 – Tips on Starting Learning Something New

    47:28 – Setting Goals

    • Making Mistakes

    53:01 – How to Read Programming Books

    01:17:19 – Teaching Others

    • Teddy Bear Debugging –> Teddy Bear Teaching

    Book Club

    Functional Programming for the Object-Oriented Programmer by Brian Marick! We will be interviewing Brian on December 18th, and the show will air on Christmas Day. Oh! And here’s a $5.00 off code to get the book: please_remember_the_starving_artist So, well, Merry Christmas!

    Next Week

    Nothing to Hide with Steve Klabnik