In case you missed all the posts about growing grit a la Angela Duckworth, here’s a handy roundup post and link to my IG graphic! Interest | Reflect on what … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Growing Grit From The Inside Out
Tom Petty may have said it best. You will face setbacks and fear, but with courage, motivation, and defiant resilience (hope), you can make it through Hell.
Did you think this would be all about you? Rockstars worth their salt aren’t so obsessed with only improving themselves. Rockstars possess purpose. “If I’m not changing people’s lives, what … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Purpose
Find your interests. Seek your purpose. It’s science, not BS. #AngelaDuckworthGrit
Follow your passion and persevere like good ol’ Vinnie Paul Abbott. Whether it was music, food, or a fusion of both (he wrote a cookbook!) , give it everything you … Continue reading Lyricals #15: Everything You’ve Got
Often in life, your creations manifest out of the fusion between multiple paths. A shoebox by one of my favorite designers, Vince Camuto, inspired me to share this quote. From … Continue reading Lyricals #14: Style Infused
So, where the Hell have you been? 2020 never happened… Okay. I know. I’ve not written as much this year. 2020 threw off most people’s groove, including mine. I planned … Continue reading “2020 Never Happened…” And Other Things I’m Telling My Future Children
Are you satisfied with your job? No, really. Ask yourself and be honest. Job satisfaction is higher when when your occupation fits in with your interest. True story. People perform … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Interest
Hello, Lovelies! Last time, you figured out how gritty you are. This time, you’re gonna learn a bit about grit and human behavior. Simply, all human behavior is determined by … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Grow Some Grit
Hello, Lovelies! We’re back to figuring out how gritty you are! One concept I need to clarify: passion is consistency over time, not the intensity by which you complete a … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | Prioritizing Goals
So, I’ve told you a lot about grit, but you’re probably wondering, “How the Hell do I know if I’m gritty, Breezer? TELL ME.”Angela Duckworth developed a Grit Scale for … Continue reading Be A Rockstar | How Gritty Are You?
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