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
Would you be so audacious as to hope? It’s the choice to keep going. Make it.
We live in trying times: a pandemic, a petulant child in the White House, a broken economy…chances are your anxiety has shot through the roof. I have coped with anxiety … Continue reading Coping With Anxiety Like An Inspiring Badass
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
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