Book Review – Mindset: The New Psychology of Success

  By Carol S. Dweck Random House, 2006 ISBN #1-4000-6275-6 John McEnroe reached great heights in the world of professional tennis but, by his own admission, he did not fulfill his potential. Whenever he lost, it was not his fault. Even his defeat at the 1984 French Open he blamed on sound coming from the headset of a network cameraman. As a world class athlete, he felt he had the right to abuse others. In fact, the image of him screaming at umpires is burnished in the minds of a … [Read more...]