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MindSet: A Book written by Carol Dweck. Teaching a growth mindset creates motivation and productivity in the worlds of business, education, and sports.

Mindset is a simple idea discovered by world-renowned Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck in decades of research on achievement and success—a simple idea that makes all the difference. Teaching a growth mindset creates motivation and productivity in the worlds of business, education, and sports.

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Why Do Some People Learn Faster?

Why Do Some People Learn Faster? | Mindset | Scoop.it

New research shows how your mindset affects how you react to mistakes,  how this shows up in your brain, and affects your rate of learning.

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Making an Old Brain Young

New ways to manipulate neural plasticity--the brain's ability to rewire itself--could make adult brains as facile as young ones, at least in part. Drugs that target these mechanisms might eventually help treat neurological disorders as diverse as Alzheimer's, stroke, schizophrenia, and autism. But first scientists will need to figure out how to harness this rewiring capacity without damaging vital neural circuitry.

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Harvard Education Letter

Harvard Education Letter | Mindset | Scoop.it

New longitudinal studies identify key factors in leadership development....Researchers  found that children who placed the most demands on teachers and parents to join or do activities were more likely to be leaders as adults. More critical than the type of activity they lobbied for was the emergence of a quest to acquire new skills and knowledge. It also mattered that a child invested in and committed to the new activity if permitted to pursue it.

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Research shows adult brains capable of rapid new growth

Research shows adult brains capable of rapid new growth | Mindset | Scoop.it
(PhysOrg.com) -- In a paper published in Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, Veronica Kwok, Li-Hai Tan, and their colleagues at the University of Hong Kong, conclude that the adult human brain is capable of new rapid growth when exposed to...
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Road Trip to Riches - September 1, 2006

Our man hit the streets in the nation's wealthiest zip codes to learn the secrets of financial success from those who've earned it. Turns out, there are two--just two--keys to wealth. Ready to open the door?
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Why Your Mindset is So Important

Why Your Mindset is So Important | Mindset | Scoop.it
For twenty years, my research has shown that the view you adopt of yourself profoundly affects the way you lead your life. – Carol Dweck1 That is the central message in Carol Dweck’s book, Mindset: The New Psychology of Success.
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New study yields instructive results on how mindset affects learning

Very good introduction to Mindsets and the work of Carol Dweck.

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The Truth About IQ

The Truth About IQ | Mindset | Scoop.it
"[Some] assert than an individual's intelligence is a fixed quantity which cannot be increased. We must protest and react against this brutal pessimism."
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Mindset | How can you change from a fixed mindset to a growth mindset?

How can you change from a fixed mindset to a growth mindset? A simple four step process: 

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How underdogs can win : The New Yorker

How underdogs can win : The New Yorker | Mindset | Scoop.it

From basketball to war, effort is often much more important than ability. There are surprising reasons how and why underdogs win so often.

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What if the Secret to Success Is Failure?

What if the Secret to Success Is Failure? | Mindset | Scoop.it
Why our children’s success — and happiness — may depend less on perfect performance than on learning how to deal with failure.
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Intelligence and Other Stereotypes: The Power of Mindset | Literally Psyched, Scientific American Blog Network

Intelligence and Other Stereotypes: The Power of Mindset | Literally Psyched, Scientific American Blog Network | Mindset | Scoop.it
Walter Mischel was nine years old when he started kindergarten. It wasn’t that his parents had been negligent in his schooling. It was just that the ...
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The Mistake Bank: Carol Dweck interviewed... and learning to type

The Mistake Bank: Carol Dweck interviewed... and learning to type | Mindset | Scoop.it
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