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Mindset : how you can fulfil your potential

Author: Carol S Dweck
Publisher: London : Robinson, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dweck explains why it's not just our abilities and talent that bring us success-but whether we approach them with a fixed or growth mindset. She makes clear why praising intelligence and ability doesn't foster self-esteem and lead to accomplishment, but may actually jeopardize success. With the right mindset, we can motivate our kids and help them to raise their grades, as well as reach our own goals-personal and  Read more...
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Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Carol S Dweck
ISBN: 9781780332000 1780332009 9781780333939 1780333935
OCLC Number: 757931861
Notes: Originally published: New York: Random House, 2006.
Description: x, 277 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: The mindsets --
Inside the mindsets --
The truth about ability and accomplishment --
Sports: the mindset of a champion --
Business: mindset and leadership --
Relationships: mindsets in love (or not) --
Parents, teachers, and coaches: where do mindsets come from? --
Changing mindsets.
Responsibility: Carol Dweck.

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An authoritative, practical guide on how to develop the mindset necessary for success, both personal and professional.  Read more...

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An utterly compelling story of how the way we think shapes our success.Essential reading for anyone with aspirations. -- Matthew Syed, author of Bounce and two-time Olympic athlete. Will prove to be Read more...

 
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