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Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

by Carol S. Dweck

About

This brilliant book shows how success in school, work, sports, the arts, and almost every area of human endeavor can be dramatically influenced by how we think about our talents and abilities. Mindset reveals step by step how parents, teachers, managers, and athletes can change their way of thinking and acting to achieve their goals.

About the Author

Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D., is one of the world’s leading researchers in the field of motivation and is the Lewis and Virginia Eaton Professor of Psychology at Stanford University. Her research has focused on why people succeed and how to foster success.

Great ideas from this book

Mindset

1. Grow your mindset #1

2. Look at challenges as a positive force

3. Grow your mindset #2

4. Focus on hard work, not predispositions.

5. Grow your mindset #3

6. Grow your mindset #4

7. Grow your mindset #5

Leadership

8. Look at feedback as a help, not as a judgment.

Mindset

9. Grow your mindset #6

Relationship

10. Create a growth mindset relationship.

Mindset

11. Grow your mindset #7

Leadership

12. Create the growth, mindset environment for your children/students/subordinates

Mindset

13. Grow your mindset #8

14. Accept that you have two mindsets.