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Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new”.
                                                               Albert Einstein

“All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.
                                                               Albert Einstein

Have you ever wondered why some people reach their full potential in life when other equally talented people do not?

Could it be the difference between high achievement and mediocrity is a result of one’s thinking?

Within the answer to these questions lies the possibility of profoundly altering your own life’s direction, not to mention the lives and performance of every single person you lead.

In her book, “Mindset: The New Psychology Of Success,” Stanford Psychology Professor, Carol Dweck, reveals that people whose achievements are greatest have a “growth mindset.”  To understand this concept, she contrasts it with a belief system and disposition more of us likely have been imbued with – a “fixed mindset.”

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