Illusion of Competence

Problem
You read and understand material, but you’re struggling to apply it. What should you do?

Solution
After consuming material, attempt to apply it on your own with minimal help.

Comments
It’s always easier to read or watch then do it ourselves. This concept is called Illusion of Competence, and it impacts our ability to learn. It asserts that just because we see and understand a problem, it doesn’t mean we can solve it.

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