Grit: The Power of Passion & Perseverance

Angela Lee Duckworth is a Professor of Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania; she studies intangible concepts such as self-control and grit to determine how they might predict both academic and professional success.

Angela studies grit and self-control, two attributes that are distinct from IQ and yet powerfully predict success and well-being. A 2013 MacArthur “Genius” Fellow, Angela has advised the White House, the World Bank, NBA and NFL teams, and Fortune 500 CEOs. Currently, she serves as a faculty director for Wharton People Analytics, an initiative that helps organisations adopt the latest insights from social science research.

COACH.ED

COACH.ED

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