Growth Mindset and Power of Grit–Take the Grit Test

Don’t miss this chance to assess your mental toughness and grit. Dr.Mark

Growth Mindset Experts

Today, I would like to introduce to you another Mindset Expert, Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth is an assistant professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania. Angela studies non-IQ competencies, including self-control and grit, to predict success both academically and professionally.

Research On Grit 

Researcher Angela Duckworth isolated two qualities that she thought might be a better predictor of outstanding achievement. She developed a test to measure it. It is known as “the grit test” and it has been proven in many circumstances to be remarkably predictive of success. What’s the best predictor of success in a person’s life, including when it comes to goals in education? “Grit,” says psychologist Dr. Angela Lee Duckworth.

Self-Coaching Challenge: What is grit? Find out in her TED Talk, in which Duckworth explains that grit is a better indicator of personal success than IQ, family income and other factors.

Now take the grit test yourself.

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