TITLE

TRUE GRIT: THE SECRET OF SUCCESS

AUTHOR(S)
VOSS, GRETCHEN
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Women's Health;Apr2011, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p124
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the role of grit in achieving success. The mental trait helps a person in setting and achieving a far-reaching goal despite adversities one is likely to face. According to researcher Angela Duckworth, she and her colleagues found that more top chief executive officers (CEO) come from state schools than from Ivy league schools due to grit, which is defined as sustained perseverance and passion for long-term goals.
ACCESSION #
59744825

 

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