The Fixed Mindset vs.The Growth Mindset
December 28, 2016
Professor Carol Dweck was inspired to do her research on mindsets when she became curious that some people wilt in the face of failure or shy away from challenges and other people, who are no more talented or able, actually embrace challenges and thrive in the face of failure. Ultimately her research led to the discovery of the fixed and growth mindsets.
A fixed mindset is when you believe you are born with a certain amount of fixed traits and talent and that is it. In a fixed mindset people…