Grit requires a different type of hope from the belief the sun will come up in the morning. This hope involves the expectation our efforts will affect the future. Luck … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Hope
Rockstars possess interest. But what else does it take to be your best self? Practice. You think Michael Jordan always knew how to fly? Grit motivates you to practice. With … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Practice!
Our potential is one thing. What we do with it is quite another. ~~Angela Duckworth One of the first steps to being your best self is showing up. Face your … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Show Up, Don’t Get Distracted
I’m a social scientist at heart. I achieved my Bachelor’s and Master’s in political science. What that really means is I possess degrees in academic reading and writing along with … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Grit: Perseverance and Passion for Long-Term Goals
Effort counts twice. As part of my studies on how to be a Rockstar, I have been reading Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela Duckworth. I am … Continue reading Rockstar Tip #7: Effort