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Mindset by Carol S. Dweck
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Overall I found it a useful read that made me think about my own mindset when approaching different kinds of things. Some of the anecdotes, especially some sections about professional sports I was not really convinced by though. Another issue I had with the book was that after the halfway point I started feeling that it was mostly rehashing what had already been said with an endless stream of examples. I also would liked more references to research. I listened to this right after Kelly McGonigal's excellent The Willpower Experiment and was expecting something similar but while I don't regret picking up Mindset, it definitely was not as good as that book.

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Reading Progress

March 14, 2013 – Started Reading
March 14, 2013 – Shelved
March 14, 2013 – Shelved as: personal-development
April 19, 2013 – Finished Reading

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