Summary: The fixed mindset believes that intelligence and talent are fixed attributes endowed at birth. The growth mindset believes that intelligence and talent are not fixed attributes but are developed through effort and perseverance. Praising someone’s (especially a child’s) achievement by saying they are smart, gifted or talented primes them into the fixed mindset— making […]
Summary: Rafael Nada is not exactly who he is made out to be. What makes Rafael Nadal “Rafa” is both the stern training he received from is Uncle Toni and the loving family behind that refuses to be impressed by his achievements.
Summary: Exercise optimises not only your body but also your brain.
I like lists. Especially when good people make them of things they find useful. Saves you doing the work yourself. Let someone else compile what took them ages to find, and within minutes, you can benefit from their recommendations.
Although I’m a fan of Scrum, Jeff Sutherland’s book is a bit of a chore to read. There are some real gems in it, but you have to dig through a lot of fluff to find them. He probably recognised that hence putting the simplified steps in the Appendix.