Can Perseverance Be Taught?

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Kimberly Togman‘s insight:

Angela Duckworth is THE preeminent researcher on grit.  Here she talks about its cultivation in those of us who don’t come by tons of it naturally.    


My favorite line: "Unlike many decisions (e.g., what to have for lunch), choosing to endure rather than desist is a choice that must be effortfully sustained over time."

Often that’s what we in the human development space worth with clients to help them achieve.  

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