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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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Therefore, the officials should be mindful of this fact that their function is to rehabilitate the criminal mindset as well which is permanent solution.
A change in culture and mindset is key to driving Malaysia towards the 'developed' status, International Trade Deputy Minister Ong Kian Ming said today.
Challenging Mindset: Why a Growth Mindset Makes a Difference in Learning -- and What to Do When It Doesn't
First, consistent with Dweck (2006), we find that accounting students' mindset determines their academic performance.
The national focus on preparing children for the twenty-first century provides an opportunity for the implementation of mindset theory to assist children in being creative, connected and engaged learners who exhibit agency over their learning.
In my opinion what needs to change is our mindset; this change of mindset will not only set us on new roads of development and progress but will also catalyze the process of successful development already taking place.
In "The Global Cosmopolitan Mindset: Lessons from the New Global Leaders", Linda Brimm (Emeritus Professor at INSEAD, one of the world's leading business schools) introduces the Global Cosmopolitan Mindset and Skillset and examines what are the dilemmas and opportunities of composing a global life over time.
Unknowingly, too many of us operate from an inward mindset, that is, a narrow-minded focus on self-centered goals and objectives.
A frustrated student cries out "I can't do it." A teacher redirects: "You can't do it, yet." This may be the simplest way to define "growth mindset," the increasingly popular learning approach in which K12 leaders affirm their students'--and their staff members'--lifelong capacity to boost intelligence.
The Lagos State government is poised on transforming its civil service by making its workforce develop a 'Growth Mindset' with increased productivity, quick and better service delivery.
When embarking on a digital business transformation, too often organizations ignore the need to change the mindset of their staff, according to leading research and advisory company Gartner.
Staff trapped in a "fixed" mindset may slow down or, worse, derail the digital business transformation initiatives of the company."