Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D.


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This week, Lisa and Misty review Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol S. Dweck, Ph.D.

Carol Dweck is widely regarded as one of the world’s leading researchers in the fields of personality, social psychology, and developmental psychology. She is the Lewis and Virginia Eaton Professor of Psychology at Stanford University, has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Sciences, and has won nine lifetime achievement awards for her research. She addressed the United Nations on the eve of their new global development plan and has advised governments on educational and economic policies. Her work has been featured in almost every major national publication, and she has appeared on Today, Good Morning America, and 20/20. She lives with her husband in Palo Alto, California.

We cover the major concepts in this Mindset book review podcast, including:

  • The Fixed Mindset
  • The Growth Mindset
  • How we form our Mindsets
  • How to praise children so they develop a Growth Mindset
  • How to change your Mindset

If you like what you're hearing, you can purchase the book here.

You can also learn more about the author here.

In this episode, we also mention how much we love the book The Self-Driven Child. You can check out our review of the book here:

The Self-Driven Child Part 1

The Self-Driven Child Part 2

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