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The Intelligence Threshold: How Smart Do You Need to Be to Succeed?

Melissa Chu
Oct 15, 2018 · 4 min read

What does it take to be successful?

Is it a matter of being the “best and the brightest”?

We hear this term thrown around so often today that it seems as though intelligence is the gatekeeper to opportunities.

This idea that inborn smarts and talent are the great divider causes us to hold certain…