Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
Language: English UK / Other
Paperback: 320 Pages
Product Dimension (L x W x H): 12.80 x 19.60 x 2.10 CM
Shipping Weight: 0.25 KgPeriplus Bestseller Rank:
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I have always been fascinated by why some people reach their potential and others don't. Everyone surely wants to. So what is the difference? I really enjoyed this book which addresses this question head on. Carol S. Dweck is a Stanford University psychologist who has spent decades of research on achievement and success. In the end the differing factor for her came down to the concept of mindset.
Dr. Carol S. Dweck introduced the concepts of fixed mindset and growth mindset. She explained the comparison of these two types of mindset in the fields of sports, business and leadership, human relations, parents, teachers and coaches. Comparisons are explained in the form of real case examples and the results of various studies.
Dr. Carol S. Dweck conveyed the definition that "A growth mindset is about believing people can develop their abilities". The positive impact of this growth mindset is that people will be free from self-labeling, both negative and excessive. Growth mindset will make adults and children to be more confident, have a high fighting spirit,... See More
The author shares a number of ideas applicable for any fields in life. It's not talent, but the growth mindset that define the success, and everyone can do it!