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Grit drives career success.

Grit Drives Career Success

By DeVry University


University of Pennsylvania Associate Professor Angela Duckworth defines grit as “the tendency to sustain interest in and effort toward very long-term goals.” A recent LinkedIn article, “Growth and Grit = Stunning Career Success,” explores her idea and shares insights about career growth and grit. Duckworth notes grit is not a fixed trait and by interacting with the world and experiencing life’s ups and downs, an individual can develop a new level of perseverance and determination.

Read the full article for a look at growth, grit and how you can use both to drive success.