You take any profession, there are average and terrible performers including a few outstanding performers. It may be true or false but many people feel that it takes a special and innate talent to become an expert in a particular field. But the point is how long does it take to become talented in certain field.
For instance, if you want to be considered an expert in Astrophysics, spend 26,880 hours towards learning it. The amount of time certainly will give you the Nobel Prize in Astrophysics or else two best selling books on Amazon. Below is the list of fields and duration of time needed to be spent for gaining expertise.
Culinary Arts-13,440 hours
Celebrity Gossip-320 hours
Computer Programming-15,360 hours
Science Fiction-19,200 hours
So, now decide in which field you wish to become an expert. Please consider sharing if you like the infographic using the bottons found on the left side.