Psychology of Success: Praising Effort vs. Ability

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Date Added: 28th June 2016

Date Removed: 15th October 2020

Available for: 52 months



Research in psychology has shown that praising someone for working hard is better than praising that person for his or her ability. In this fascinating study, 5th grade students show huge changes in their school performance and motivation simply because they received a compliment on their hard work instead of a compliment on their intelligence.


Certificate: Not Rated

Year: None

Duration: 12 minutes


Cast: Andy Luttrell

Studio: Be a People Expert


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