Carol Dweck researches “growth mindset” — the idea that we can grow our brain's capacity to learn and to solve problems. In this talk, she describes two ways to think about a problem that’s slightly too hard for you to solve. 1) Are you not smart enough to solve it? 2) Or have you just not solved it yet?
- How does Carol describe the power of the phrase “not yet”?
- What does the brain look like when using the “growth mindset”?
- What can we do to cultivate this mindset?