Grit

by Angela Duckworth

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Grit

by Angela Duckworth


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  • Where Grit is Grown

    While the research for this isn’t bulletproof, the author believes that extracurricular activities are a primary playing field of grit. She is of the opinion that every child should be motivated to join and stay on in such an activity for at least a year. This sustained investment in an activity let

  • Psychological Wisdom and Growing Grit

    Parenting is a tough job, parenting for grit, even if you’re a gritty person yourself, is even more challenging. Through her research, Angela Duckworth discovered that the parents of gritty people are both demanding and supportive, aspects that some may think are mutually exclusive. This style of pa

  • Dream Bigger than Yourself

    Passion can lead us to great places. However, when the passion is something that focuses only on the self, it is easy to give up, even if you have already invested a lot of time and effort. For those at the top of their fields, their life philosophies, their ultimate goals, tend to involve other peo

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