Inaccurate assumptions about the human brain often lead to harmful outcomes that block our incentives to tackle challenges and grow grit for innovative adventures that improve life for ourselves and those around us. While it’s true that the same boiling water that softens a potato also hardens an egg, it’s… Read more »
1). How does our mindset propel or prevent learning, laughing and living our best stress-free lives? A growth mindset is open-minded thinking that helps us tackle problems with possibilities. Not that perfection is a good growth mindset target. Bounce back after mistakes though and we create stepping stones into a… Read more »
Before we see how mindset matters we may first want to see how a low EQ fails to grow a healthy culture. Toxic cultures exist in college classes, average work places, and dysfunctional living arrangements and any setting where collective EQ remains low. Here criticism scores higher than support and… Read more »
When Einstein said, “The value of an idea lies in the using of it,” he could have been speaking of the gift I’m planning for my grandchildren. My idea is to guide a new and fun experience of musical genres as a wonderful wand of merry-making. On page 345 of… Read more »
What is this grace that adds wings to our dreams and feet to our realities? We look online for friendship only to find fury and frustration. We isolate from loved ones and sadly often suffer alone. We feel caught up in a chaotic work world that demands more and satisfies… Read more »
Being talented and successful doesn’t mean doing everything perfectly; it means believing that your intelligence and personality have the ability to change and grow! THE TEENS’ GROWTH MINDSET WORKBOOK inspires that belief with interactive exercises and bite-sized advice written for all who hope for growth in any area. Learn to feel confident, bounce back from tough breaks, and take on new adventures with a growth mindset.
One online review of my new book, The Teens Growth Mindset Workbook offered a metaphor that I’d have used to describe this work, had I thought of it! Treasure map! Yes, that is what I was after. Fifty years of research woven into a fun to use treasure map pf… Read more »
What if you could discover and benefit from tips to overcome enormous challenges that hit many of us during this persistent pandemic? Imagine the delight of unleashing a hidden ability that propels you beyond COVID barriers and frees up your potential to choose delight beyond concerns or chaos? Build resilience… Read more »