Developing your growth mindset isn’t something you can do in a day or two. It takes time to cultivate an attitude that embraces growth. Reading books on the mindset that encourage you to think positively is a great first step. Here are four books that can be helpful on your journey…
Mindset by Carol Dweck
Carol Dweck is an expert in developmental psychology and well-known from her popular TED Talk, The Power of Believing that You Can Improve.
In Mindset, Carol describes the key differences between a fixed mindset and a growth mindset. She then goes on to explain how these mindsets affect every area of your life including your relationships, your education, and your business.
You Are a Bad Ass by Jen Sincero
Jen Sincero is a success coach who helps her clients go after what they really want in life and business. She’s also a popular speaker for events and conferences. She’s written several best-selling books including You Are a Bad Ass.
In her book, she challenges people to stop settling for “OK” lives and instead work toward their dreams. Each chapter is short and Jen shares many funny stories from her life, making it an easy and quick read.Reading books on the growth mindset that encourage you to think positively is a great first step. Here are four books that can be helpful on your journey… #mindset #makingmoneyfromhome #sharinglifesmoments Click To Tweet
Grit by Angela Duckworth
Angela Duckworth has spent years studying neurobiology and neuroscience to learn why some people succeed while others fail. Her research showed overwhelmingly that those who succeed aren’t necessarily the smartest or most talented.
In fact, successful people tend to have two characteristics in common: passion and perseverance. Filled with inspiring stories about world-famous CEOs and famous athletes, Grit is an eye-opening read that will inspire and challenge you.
13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do by Amy Morin
Amy Morin is a social worker and counselor. After dealing with the loss of several loved ones, she began writing a list of 13 things that mentally strong people don’t do. The list turned into a book that became a best-seller.
Although Amy doesn’t expressly talk about a fixed mindset, her tips and advice are perfect for embracing a growth mindset. In each chapter, she shares stories from people who are facing obstacles and overcoming them.
Reading books may not seem like mindset work. But by immersing yourself in these topics, you’ll begin to understand how the human mind works and what you’re truly capable of. Often, reading books about mindset can be just the thing you need to trigger the personal transformation.