Why ‘YET’ Should Be Your New Favourite Word
— How To Develop A Growth Mindset
TREAT FAILURE AS AN OPPORTUNITY
“I derive just as much happiness from the process as from the results. I don't mind losing as long as I see improvement...If I lose, I just go back to the track and work some more.”
MAKE “YET” YOUR NEW FAVOURITE WORD
I am not good at algebra — YET.
GET EXCITED ABOUT YOUR WEAKNESSES
As Dr Carol Dweck, the author of Mindset says, “rather than thinking, oh, I’m going to reveal my weaknesses, you say, wow, here’s a chance to grow.”
TRAIN YOUR BRAIN LIKE A MUSCLE
There are plenty of exercises that you can do to expand your brain in areas you felt were impossible to develop — you can find some here.