Fixed vs. Growth: The Two Basic Mindsets That Shape Our Lives
Mindset: The New Psychology of Success by Carol Dweck via brainpickings: Dweck explains why it’s not just our abilities and talent that bring us success–but whether we approach them with a fixed or growth mindset. She makes clear why praising intelligence and ability doesn’t foster self-esteem and lead to accomplishment, but may actually jeopardize success.... #Book #Psychology #Personal_Transformation #Business #Parenting
What is criminal psychology? -- The many roles of a criminal psychologist -- The profiler -- Criminal profiling in fiction and history -- Crime-specific profiling -- The dangers, temptations, and limitations of criminal psychology.
“If you’ve ever struggled to explain positive psychology to a friend or colleague, you are ready to appreciate this short animation by Nick Standlea, a former research associate for Mike Csikszentmihalyi at the Quality of Life Research Center. It’s food for the eyes and ears.”