Monday, April 29, 2013
Mindset: Post #5--Big Findings
Big Findings about Growth Mindset vs Fixed Mindset People: #1: They get their motivation from trying and learning. #2: They see setbacks as wake-up calls and motivational. #3: They take charge of success processes. Whereas, fixed mindsets want to validate their status and act like superstars, afraid to just be a team member. Dweck refers to the somebody-nobody syndrome: “If I win, I’ll be somebody; if I lose, I’ll be nobody” [p. 105].