Source: The Verge, May 2019
The best learners have the trait of reflecting on things they’ve done, because they’re learning about who they are.
having intellectual range and taking in lots of information.
the ones who were highest in science curiosity. Not science knowledge, but science curiosity measured by the fact that when they were faced with information that didn’t agree with their preconceived information, would they follow up and research broadly or would they put that aside and ignore it and leave it there?
a hallmark of what the people with the best judgment … widely gathering a large array of sources to try and test their own ideas. You can get so much positive feedback for not doing that as long as you stick to your little corner of the universe.