If someone displays these 12 traits, they have a growth mindset
By | Paul Brian | hackspirit.com
There’s a lot that can go wrong, but there’s also a lot that can go right.
Which are you focused on?
Here are the top traits which indicate a growth mindset.
1) Having ambition
First of all, you have to want it!
People with a growth mindset have a hunger inside.
It can’t be easily satisfied, in fact it’s limitless.
They love the journey and no matter how many mountain peaks they reach, it’s not the plateau or the adrenaline rush they’re after:
It’s the journey itself.
If you’re looking for a growth mindset, look for people who have a fire in their belly that can’t be put out.
2) Planning big
The next of the key traits of somebody with a growth mindset is that they plan big.
Instead of just setting modest and small goals, they set big goals.
A growth mindset is not interested in pie-in-the-sky daydreaming.
When I say big goals I don’t mean vague or fantastical ideas like becoming randomly famous on YouTube and becoming a millionaire next month.
If the goal is to become big on YouTube and get wealthy, it has a plan that will lead there and has multiple fallback options for what to do to reroute or change plan if and when it fails.
Throughout any of their big plans, the person with a growth mindset is focused on: