The power of 'yet'

How to escape the tyranny of now.

The power of 'yet'
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A very simple word may be an important key to unlocking the door of the future for a lot of people.

The word is 'yet' - and what it gifts us, is permission to keep on trying something - over and over - until we get to where we want to be.

Stanford University Professor Carol Dweck explains how this simple concept works in this short presentation:

A growth mindset is an important mental model for us all to commit to develop in a world of change; escaping the 'Tyranny of Now'.

There is immense power in the belief that you can improve, all that's needed is the awareness that it's available to you.