If you've seen our video "The Story of the Wacky Goofy", you'll understand the phrase "Grit is living life like a marathon, not a sprint"
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"Grit is living life like a marathon, not a sprint" – Angela Lee Duckworth
One of our aspirations and challenges at #empoweredwealth is developing ways of teaching, training, and coaching Grit. If you'e seen the video we posted on our blog "The Story of the Wacky Goofy", you'll understand the context that supports this vision.
Angela Lee Duckworth: The key to success? Grit | Video on TED.com
Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a New York public school. She quickly realized that IQ wasn’t the only thing separating the successful students from those who struggled. Here, she explains her theory of “grit” as a predictor of success.
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