Carol S. Dweck is the Lewis and Virginia Eaton Professor of Psychology at Stanford University. She is known for her work on the mindset psychological trait and has taught at Columbia University, Harvard University and the University of Illinois.
It's hard to change habits, but a gentle push can move us in the right direction. This episode, TED speakers offer deceptively simple "nudges" for managing our kids, our health, and our aspirations. Guests include behavioral economist Richard Thaler, psychiatrist Judson Brewer, psychologist Carol Dweck, Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani, and economist Sendhil Mullainathan. (Original broadcast date: June 24, 2016)