What is Mindset?
Mindset is a way of thinking. This way of thinking can be done in different ways, in different settings or from different perspectives. It’s about certain beliefs and things that you believe yourself, but also about doing business. Mindset is a very broad concept that describes a lot.
When you walk around with a Growth Mindset, you are convinced that you can develop capacities and everyone develops this at their own pace. Everyone is capable of increasing abilities and it is normal to fail. You just have to practice and try to get the most out of yourself.
The importance of a Growth Mindset
Having a Growth Mindset can have a positive effect.
- For example, training can improve performance.
- Growth Mindset can ensure that you develop deep learning skills, such as (critical thinking, collaboration).
- The performance difference between people with a Growth Mindset becomes smaller or disappears.
It is important to be aware that you are capable of developing yourself.
Teaching a Growth Mindset
Some important tips to learn a Growth Mindset.
- Provide useful success experiences
Make sure you have success in learning and in your personal development. This way you build more self-confidence and you ensure that you are involved in many aspects. Learn from your mistakes and grow from them.
- Create a risk-free learning environment
Show people that they are appreciated for taking on a challenge. Making mistakes is allowed, it even only makes you better!
- Provide process feedback
Giving feedback during a process is often more important than achieving the end result itself. Just be sure to provide feedback on the immediate actions people take.
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