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mind·set

or mind-set  (mīnd′sĕt′)
n.
1. A fixed mental attitude or disposition that predetermines a person's responses to and interpretations of situations.
2. An inclination or a habit.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mindset - a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situationsmindset - a habitual or characteristic mental attitude that determines how you will interpret and respond to situations
attitude, mental attitude - a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways; "he had the attitude that work was fun"

mindset

or mind-set
noun
The thought processes characteristic of an individual or group:
Idiom: what makes someone tick.
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Summary: New Delhi [India], Mar 2 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Friday came out in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's statement that terrorism is a mindset that misguides the youth.
In her book Changing the Way You Think to Fulfill Your Potential, Carol Dweck describes how people with a growth mindset believe that just about all human qualities, including intellectual abilities can be developed and cultivated through effort.
Only by changing the terror mindset can peace come to Afghanistan, India's Permanent Representative Syed Akbaruddin said on Friday during a high-level Council meeting dealing with Afghanistan.
Dweck describes such people as having a "fixed mindset.
Misuse of social media by the youth is the main reason why the International Youth Fellowship (IYF) exists - to change the behaviour, mindset, heart and instill hope among the youth through music and the Bible.
Mindset Magic: Using Scientific & Spiritual Principles to Create Your Life, by Krysti Turznik, is launching on October 19, 2017.
Bahawalpur is not a backward area because backwardness is the name of mindset while Bahawalpur is a land of people with superior customs and mindset it is the first city where NDU is opening its first campus," said Corps Commander Bahawalpur Lie-Gen Sher Afgan.
This article will describe in particular the structure of the new mindset that is required in the field of business.
Morgan's underlying messages is that success could be as easy as changing your mindset to see your business or job differently, and in turn, see the world differently--that there are seven psychological mindsets that will unlock success for his readers.
Summary: To negotiate, you just need a learning mindset, says Harvard Business School's Prof.
Individuals with fixed mindset believe their qualities are carved in stone and have the urgency to prove themselves over and over whilst those with growth mindset believe their basic qualities are things they can cultivate through their efforts and are open to accurate information about own current abilities, even if it's unflattering.
The idea of a growth mindset originated from Stanford University psychologist Carol Dwek, who found that children are more likely to succeed if they believe that intelligence is developed through hard work and effort rather than something that was fixed at birth.