Carol Dweck Fixed Mindset Analysis

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Stanford University psychologist Carol Dweck and her colleagues’ researched the very simple ideology that of which dictates almost every part of people’s lives. This ideology that Dweck discovered can limit ones potential for success. It is possible that this can influence people’s self-awareness, self-esteem, the ability to face challenges, and the resilience to setbacks. The ideology that Dweck mentions is mindset. Mindset, Dweck discovered, is a simple idea that can make all the difference. She discovered that there are two different mindsets which have drastically different effects. The two mindset mentioned are a fixed mindset and a growing mindset. In a fixed mindset, those people tend to believe that their basic qualities, like their

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