Each of the resources created by Mighty Mindsets has been researched to ensure that best practices are followed. Below you will find the growing list of resources that we have used to support the products in our catalog.

Confidence

Courage

Empathy

Goal Oriented

Berkman E. T. (2018). The Neuroscience of Goals and Behavior Change. Consulting psychology journal, 70(1), 28–44. https://doi.org/10.1037/cpb0000094

Epton, T., Currie, S., & Armitage, C. J. (2017). Unique effects of setting goals on behavior change: Systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 85(12), 1182-1198. https://doi.org/10.1037/ccp0000260

Ordonez, L. D., Schweitzer, M. E., Galinsky, A. D., & Bazerman, M. H. (2009). Goals gone wild: The systematic side effects of over-prescribing goal setting. SSRN Electronic Journal. https://doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1332071

Sides, J. D., & Cuevas, J. A. (2020). Effect of goal setting for motivation, self-efficacy, and performance in elementary mathematics. International Journal of Instruction, 13(4), 1-16. https://doi.org/10.29333/iji.2020.1341a

The importance, benefits, and value of goal setting. (2020, February 18). PositivePsychology.com. https://positivepsychology.com/benefits-goal-setting/

Van Der Hoek, M., Groeneveld, S., & Kuipers, B. (2016, December 19). Goal setting in teams: Goal clarity and team performance in the public sector. SAGE Journals. https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/full/10.1177/0734371X16682815

Gratitude

Growth Mindset

Ackerman, C. E. (2019, September 17). Growth mindset vs. fixed + key takeaways from Dweck’s book. PositivePsychology.com. https://positivepsychology.com/growth-mindset-vs-fixed-mindset/

Dweck, C. (2017). Mindset – Updated edition: Changing the way you think to fulfil your potential. Hachette UK.

Popova, M. (2020, February 16). Fixed vs. growth: The two basic mindsets that shape our lives. Brain Pickings. https://www.brainpickings.org/2014/01/29/carol-dweck-mindset/

Raise the Bar Parents. (2015, June 9). What is a growth mindset? [Video]. YouTube. https://youtu.be/E4KEQzOW3ps

6 stories of super successes who overcame failure. (n.d.). Entrepreneur. https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/240492

Ackerman, C. E. (2019, September 17). Growth mindset vs. fixed + key takeaways from Dweck’s book. PositivePsychology.com. https://positivepsychology.com/growth-mindset-vs-fixed-mindset/

Dweck, C. (2017). Mindset – Updated edition: Changing the way you think to fulfil your potential. Hachette UK.

Popova, M. (2020, February 16). Fixed vs. growth: The two basic mindsets that shape our lives. Brain Pickings. https://www.brainpickings.org/2014/01/29/carol-dweck-mindset/

Steve Jobs. (2020, 10). Biography. https://www.biography.com/business-figure/steve-jobs

Ackerman, C. E. (2019, September 17). Growth mindset vs. fixed + key takeaways from Dweck’s book. PositivePsychology.com. https://positivepsychology.com/growth-mindset-vs-fixed-mindset/

Dweck, C. (2017). Mindset – Updated edition: Changing the way you think to fulfill your potential. Hachette UK.

Le Cunff, A. L. (2020, January 28). From fixed mindset to growth mindset: The complete guide. Ness Labs. https://nesslabs.com/growth-mindset

Frank, S. F. (2016, November 8). Mistakes grow your brain: How to use the science of struggle to improve the learning experience. BAM! Radio Network. https://www.bamradionetwork.com/mistakes-grow-your-brain-how-to-use-the-science-of-struggle-to-improve-the-learning-experience

Moser, J. S., Schroder, H. S., Heeter, C., Moran, T. P., & Lee, Y. H. (2011). Mind Your Errors Evidence for a Neural Mechanism Linking Growth Mind-Set to Adaptive Posterror Adjustments. Psychological Science, 0956797611419520.

Kindness

The art of kindness. (n.d.). Mayo Clinic Health System. https://www.mayoclinichealthsystem.org/hometown-health/speaking-of-health/the-art-of-kindness

Kerr, S. L., O’Donovan, A., & Pepping, C. A. (2014). Can gratitude and kindness interventions enhance well-being in a clinical sample? Journal of Happiness Studies, 16(1), 17-36. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10902-013-9492-1

Otake, K., Shimai, S., Tanaka-Matsumi, J., Otsui, K., & Fredrickson, B. L. (2006). Happy people become happier through kindness: A counting kindnesses intervention. Journal of Happiness Studies, 7(3), 361-375. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10902-005-3650-z

The art of kindness. (2020, May 29). Mayo Clinic Health System. https://www.mayoclinichealthsystem.org/hometown-health/speaking-of-health/the-art-of-kindness

Lifelong Learning

Mindfulness

Hoffman, A. (2016, April 5). Can mindfulness help students cope with failure? Greater Good. https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/can_mindfulness_help_students_cope_with_failure

Organization

Persistence

Resilience

Eva, A. L. (2017, November 28). Why we should embrace mistakes in school. Greater Good. https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/why_we_should_embrace_mistakes_in_school

Metcalfe, J. (2017, January 4). Learning from errors. Annual Reviews. https://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev-psych-010416-044022

Roediger, H. L., & Finn, B. (2009, October 20). Getting it wrong: Surprising tips on how to learn. Scientific American. https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/getting-it-wrong/

Schwenker, S. (2018, June 3). Learning from mistakes. Child and Family Mental Health -Child Therapist – Teen Adolescent Therapy Counseling – Washington, DC. https://www.childandfamilymentalhealth.com/general/learning-from-mistakes/

Self Awareness

Strength

Teamwork