Since you are reading this article despite its title you have already proven its premise: People often do the very thing they are asked not to do. You probably intuitively knew that, but perhaps you never thought about how this premise relates to talent development.
You should also not think about a sun-drenched beach, frozen drink, or yellow polka dot bikini.
Oops! You thought about all of them just now, didn’t you? Of course you did. You had to. You had to consider every one