The Leonard Lopate Show Edit this Published in The Leonard Lopate Show Malcolm Gladwell on the Secret of Success Listen 28 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/57264/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Why do some people succeed, while others never reach their full potential? Malcolm Gladwell talks about how luck, skill, and hard work affect your chances at success. His new book is Outliers.