RT Sound Recording DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 694059586 LA English T1 Succeed [how we can reach our goals] A1 Halvorson, Heidi Grant-,, Dweck, Carol S.,, Henderson, Heather., Blackstone Audio, Inc., PB Blackstone Audio, Inc. PP [Ashland, OR] YR 2010 SN 9781441769398 1441769390 9781441769404 1441769404 AB Most of us have no idea why we fail to reach our goals. Now eminent social psychologist Heidi Grant Halvorson shows us how we can finally win by revealing how goals really work--and by showing us how to avoid what typically goes wrong. She offers insights including: how to set goals so that they will persist no matter what; build willpower, which can be strengthened like a muscle; and avoid the kind of positive thinking that makes people fail. The strategies outlined in this book prove invaluable to parents, teachers, coaches, and employers. Dr. Grant Halvorson shows listeners a new approach to problem solving that will change the way they approach their entire lives.