Talent Isn’t Fixed and Other Mindsets That Lead to Greatness

3.19.13 Talent


If we believe that someone’s talent is fixed—including our own—we are effectively writing off any options for growth. But if we believe that talent, or intelligence, or any other ability, evolves as a result of how much effort we put in, the opportunities are endless. Jocelyn K. Glei talks to Carol Dweck, the psychologist from Stanford University who wrote Mindset: The New Psychology for Success. To read her thoughts on talent and the growth mindset, click here.

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