Posts tagged ‘growth mindset’

Do You Have a Growth Mindset? Find Out Here.

Posted October 4, 2016 under Mindsetting | 2 Comments

In the book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success, social psychologist Carol Dweck introduced the concept of “growth mindset vs fixed mindset”. She says that those who achieve more in life are those who are able to develop a growth mindset. But what exactly is a growth mindset and how does it differ from having […]

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How To Stop the Tyranny And Embrace the Genius

Posted May 30, 2016 under Mindsetting | 3 Comments

Is it better to invest in real estate or in the stock market? Should I stay in my good-paying job or quit to start my dream business? Should I save for an emergency fund or pay my debts first? Where should I invest, UITFs or mutual funds? Over the years, I’ve been asked these questions […]

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Failure to Launch — Or Why Hard Work Isn’t Enough To Succeed In Life

Posted January 27, 2016 under Mindsetting | 3 Comments

When I graduated from college, I had this very idealistic view of my future. In fact, during my very first job interview, when asked how I see myself in five years, I actually gave a pretty good description of how I imagined my life would be. However, five years came by after that moment, and […]

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The Power of Belief: Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset

Posted September 9, 2015 under Inspirational, Mindsetting | 2 Comments

The moment we believe that success is determined by an ingrained level of ability, we will be brittle in the face of adversity. These are words from Josh Waitzkin, a multi-talented athlete and author, who learned early on in his life, the power of belief and how it can help you succeed in life. Below, […]

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