Coming Thursday: The Power of Passion and Perseverance
“Last spring, Angela Duckworth released her long-awaited book Grit: The Power of Passion and Perserverence and it quickly became a staple on numerous Best Business Book lists. Based on a multi-year research project, she found grit to be the key component for success in life and leadership.” (source).
Coming Thursday we will watch a very interesting video by Angela Duckworth, followed by a group discussion. We believe this will greatly help you grow your character and your professional skills! You are therefore cordially invited!
What: interesting event on the Power of Passion and Perseverance
When: Coming Thursday 1 Feb
Where: Ooststeeg 6, Wageningen (click here for map)
Koos & Carolien
|Angela Duckworth is a professor of psychology at University of Pennsylvania and founder of Character Lab, a nonprofit whose mission is to advance the practice of character development. An advisor to the White House, the World Bank and Fortune 500 CEOs, Duckworth studies grit and self-control, two attributes critical to success and well-being. Her first book, Grit: the Power of Passion and Perserverence, debuted in 2016 as a New York Times bestseller.|