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Talent Vs Skills

4 World Titles (3 Billiards and 1 Snooker) and 2 Asian Billiards Titles to his credit. –Pankaj Advani at the age of 23 Youngest woman ever to become a chess grandmaster which she achieved in 15 years, 1 month, 27 days – Koneru Humpy at the age of 21 Ever wondered what is common between the two apart from them being Indians and sports people. Yes, you guessed it right – They are young achievers, demonstrating to each one of us in this world that success sees no age. But guess what they have something more common than just being young achievers. They both have exceptionally extraordinarily talent and perhaps that’s the reason why there is only one Pankaj Advani and one Koneru Humpy in the world. Talent is something which you are born with while skills can be acquired by working on them over a period of time. So, how do we define a leader? Some one who inspires people around him/her; some one who is worth emulating. And that is why lea