How Do You Get More Grit and Why Does It Matter? Facebook Live – Positivity Article

On November 29, 2017, Caroline held her Facebook Live event, and she shared for thirty minutes about how she believes anyone can learn how to cultivate grit, what she learned about good and bad grit in the process of researching and writing Getting Grit, and what surprises she experienced in her interviews that have sparked ideas for her next book about women and grit. This is only a snippet of a positivity article written by Caroline Adams Miller Read Full Article

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6 Questions To Help You Cultivate Authentic Grit – Common Ground Magazine – Positivity Article

The following is an excerpt from Getting Grit: The Evidence-Based Approach to Cultivating Passion, Persistence and Purpose (SoundsTrue 2017), by Caroline Adams Miller, which appeared in the December/January 2018 edition of “Common Ground Magazine,” in the San Francisco/Bay Area.  To see the article online, click here.  The article is on pages 38 and 39.   This is only a snippet of a positivity article written by Caroline Adams Miller Read Full Article

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The Wisdom Coalition – Women’s History Month – Positivity Article

Original airdate: 4/2/2018 | How can women be their very best and what’s holding women back? This special edition of The Wisdom Coalition program, anchored by Nancy Werteen and Kim Howie, explores this question with a studio audience and panel discussion from the Allentown Art Museum inside the Women Of Vision exhibit. Among the topics discussed: Do women support each other in the workplace? How can women learn to take the right risks? How do women of color deal with…

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How to Move Forward When All Seems Lost – Self Improvement Article

Highly successful people have tasted failure more than success. Whether its Nikola Tesla or Michael Jordan, everyone had his/her fair share of failures before rising to the pinnacle of success. Yet, most people I know are averse to the idea of failure. When ambition fuels your desires, you become so conscious about avoiding failure that you forget to learn how to cope with it when you actually experience it. So, when you come face-to-face with adversity, it often overwhelms you.…

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Can You Spell G-R-I-T? What the Scripps National Spelling Bee Teaches Us About Passion, Persistence and Purpose – Positivity Article

  Can You Spell G-R-I-T? No, it’s not football or baseball or women’s World Cup soccer that millions of fans will watch this week on ESPN. Starting on May 27th and finishing with the final round on May 30th at National Harbor just outside of Washington, D.C., is the 92nd annual Scripps National Spelling Bee. Although it’s not a physical contact sport, preparing for the Bee takes years of rigorous work, usually starting at a young age. And because the…

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6 Psychological Forces That Determine Your Success

Image Credit: Twenty20.com How do you define success? If asked this question a couple years ago, I would have answered that success means getting a college degree, working a 9-5 job, climbing the corporate ladder, finding a nice wife, and retiring with a white picket fence. Since starting on my self-development journey, however, my definition has changed. Now, I believe that there is only one success and that is to live life on your own terms. Everyday we are exposed…

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