In a previous post, we covered Dr. Angela Duckworth’s conception of “grit”; and in another post, the implications of her research findings on the talent vs. effort debate. Duckworth has been… Continue reading "On Grit: When Perseverance is Not Enough"
For today’s blog post, I sat down with Alara Karahan, a Grade 10 student living in Toronto. She opens up about her experience founding a company, emphasizes the importance of a… Continue reading "TOMORROW’S LEADERS: Alara, 15, on JOMO and the pursuit of her passions"
Does the name “Angela Duckworth” ring a bell? It might if you are familiar with Duckworth’s TED talk titled “Grit: the power of passion and perseverance,” which reached more than… Continue reading "On Grit: Why IQ Does Not Determine Success"