Leadership Lesson: The growth mindset is not merely about a foundation of continual learning lacking experimentation or risk-taking. Understand that, and you’ll realize the value of constant development, evolution, and risk-taking.

When it comes to how we learn, develop, and push forward toward accomplishment, Dr. Carol Dweck’s seminal book mindset: The New Psychology of Success – How We Can Learn To Fulfill Our Potential laid the groundwork for understanding the difference between the fixed mindset and the growth mindset.

The gist of the difference lies in what someone believes and does to achieve what they can.

The fixed mindset keeps itself locked…