Growth Mindset - what is it?
We used to think that our intelligence was fixed – meaning we were either smart or we weren’t. Scientists have proven again and again that simply is not true. Our brain acts like a muscle – the more we use it, the stronger (and smarter) our brain becomes.
IS YOUR MINDSET FIXED?
A person with a fixed mindset may do these things:
- avoid challenges
-give up easily
-become threatened by other people’s success
A person with a growth mindset may do these things:
-give their best effort
-learn from feedback
-become inspired by other people’s successes