Performance enhancing beliefs

Performance enhancing beliefs

Summary

People who have a ‘growth mindset’ (instead of a ‘fixed mindset’) achieve their goals and perform better, according to Dr. Carol Dweck of Stanford University. In these videos, she explains the power of believing, “I’m not there … yet… what do I need to do next?”

Growth v. Fixed Mindset

The following videos can help you understand why you may be giving up too soon and how to not do so … when you are trying to reach your goals … in your career … with your relationships … even with recreational activities. In addition to these videos, you might also want to read how Dr. Dweck explains that people have misunderstood the concept¬†– or people who have a <a href=”https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2016/12/how-praise-became-a-consolation-prize/510845/”>pseudo-Growth Mindset</a>.

 

 

 

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