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TQ: I’m Not A Genius. I’m A Veteran.

As I wandered through Barnes & Noble today, I came across The Winner Effect: The Neuroscience of Success and Failure.  I read through the first 50 pages and really felt it reverberate in my heart.  The Author, Ian Robertson, discusses amongst many other things, the effect of a person’s understanding of intelligence.  His discussion is based on research by Diener and Dweck.  On one hand, intelligence may be something you are born with.  After all, children are given IQ tests and many people believe your IQ remains the same all your life.  Others, believe intelligence is something that can be grown through effort and hard work like a muscle. Read the rest of this entry