Cultivate a Growth Mindset with these Expert Tips.
These tips were compiled from Prof. Jeanne Liedtka’s lectures on Design Thinking from Darden University. You can go in-depth with her extraordinary work with growth mindset and design thinking with these books: “The Catalyst: How You Can Become an Extraordinary Growth Leader” “Designing for Grow: A Design Thinking Toolkit for Managers”You don’t need to have any special super powers to cultivate a growth mindset. Anyone can do it if they put their mind to it. In her book “The Catalyst: How You Can Become an Extraordinary Growth Leader”, Prof. Jeanne Liedtka from the Darden School of Business, found that managers - or Catalysts as she calls them- who use growth thinking to drive change “…start out in the same place as everybody else, without superior information, capabilities, or customer contacts. And then they go on to accomplish extraordinary things. And although what they do is not rocket science, it is counterintuitive to what many managers have been taught. The(y) succeed by freeing themselves from the shackles of business-as-usual in their companies. They are as distinctive for what they don’t do as for what they do.” Want to learn more about the Growth Mindset? Check out our blog post here.Ready to expand your skills? Take a look at our blog post on design thinking. If you’re not already subscribed to our PieSync blog posts be sure to subscribe here .