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    • Mindset

    • The New Psychology of Success
    • By: Carol Dweck
    • Narrated by: Marguerite Gavin
    • Length: 8 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mindset is one of those rare audio books that can help you make positive changes in your life and at the same time see the world in a new way. A leading expert in motivation and personality psychology, Carol Dweck has discovered in more than 20 years of research that our mindset is not a minor personality quirk: it creates our whole mental world. It explains how we become optimistic or pessimistic. It shapes our goals, our attitude toward work, and ultimately predicts whether or not we will fulfull our potential.

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    • Yeah, but

    • By Jacalyn on 02-11-11

    Regular price: $22.99

    • What Having a “Growth Mindset” Actually Means

    • By: Carol Dweck
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Scholars are deeply gratified when their ideas catch on. And they are even more gratified when their ideas make a difference - improving motivation, innovation, or productivity, for example. But popularity has a price: people sometimes distort ideas, and therefore fail to reap their benefits. This has started to happen with my research on “growth” versus “fixed” mindsets among individuals and within organizations.

    Regular price: $3.95