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Unlock the secrets of transformational leadership with "The Little Book about Growth Mindset" by Skip Bowman. This comprehensive guide takes you on an enlightening journey through the intricacies of the Critical-Skeptical mindset, offering profound insights into leadership and personal growth.


Part 1 - "Safe to Great":

Drawing on extensive research and Skip Bowman's groundbreaking Safe2Great model, this book introduces you to a fresh and practical perspective on leadership. Whether you're a seasoned business leader or an organizational psychology enthusiast, it serves as your introductory guide to understanding and harnessing the power of growth mindset. Discover how prioritizing purpose over profit and teamwork over individual success can unlock a growth mindset within organizations. Learn from Bowman's 25 years of experience as he provides practical principles for reshaping your management approach. Challenge yourself to embrace risk and inspire your teams to achieve sustainable success in today's dynamic world.


Part 2 - "Growth Mindset":

Delve deep into the scientific construct of a growth mindset in this section. Gain insights into how individuals approach learning, overcome challenges, and achieve unparalleled success. Explore well-designed assessments, like the Growth Mindset Leadership 360 assessment by Safe2great, to measure your mindset's impact on leadership effectiveness. Learn why a growth mindset enhances adaptability, openness to feedback, and the ability to create a culture that empowers team members. Uncover the secrets to embracing challenges, persisting through setbacks, and viewing failures as opportunities for growth and innovation. This section emphasizes the importance of self-reflection, self-awareness, and a commitment to personal and professional development.


Part 3 - "Journey to a Dolphin Mindset":

Embark on a profound transformational journey from a Complying-Complacent mindset to the vibrant and adventurous Dolphin Mindset in this section. Explore the intricacies of the Complying-Complacent operating modes, including Pleasing, Conforming, and Reactive, and understand how they can hinder personal and professional growth. Follow the inspiring story of Anna, a leader who breaks free from conformity and complacency to become a proactive leader who drives positive change. Learn how to develop a growth mindset, embrace challenges as opportunities, and leverage setbacks as valuable lessons for growth and development.


Part 4 - "Controlling-Competitive Mindset":

Refine your leadership style and create a thriving work environment with this comprehensive guide on the Controlling-Competitive Mindset. Dive deep into the Controlling, Demanding, and Dominating operating modes and discover how they impact leadership and organizational culture. Follow Samantha's transformation from a controlling and competitive leader to an empowering and growth-focused one. Explore strategies to strike a balance between structure and autonomy, maintain work-life balance, and foster collaboration.


Part 5 - "Critical-Skeptical Mindset":

In the dynamic world of business, effective leadership is crucial. Explore the Critical, Disconnected, Passive, and Doubting operating modes within the Critical-Skeptical mindset. Understand the unique challenges and implications for leadership effectiveness, collaboration, and organizational success. Follow Sophia's journey from a critical leader to a collaborative "dolphin" leader, showcasing the transformative power of embracing a growth-oriented approach to leadership.


"The Little Book about Growth Mindset" is your ultimate guide to unlocking personal and professional transformation. Whether you're a leader seeking to enhance your effectiveness or an enthusiast eager to delve into the psychology of growth, this book is your companion on the journey to transformational leadership.


The Little Book about Growth Mindset

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