In this 10th episode, Jason talks with Angela Duckworth, Founder & CEO of Character Lab, former advisor to the White House, World Bank, NBA & NFL teams, and author of the new book Grit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance. The two delve into what character and grit are and the steps you can take to improve yours.
[2:55] Are we in a crisis of character moment in history?
[6:35] Is character an absolute or constantly in flux?
[11:57] One reason why the wicked don’t prosper
[14:28] What is grit and how do you develop it?
[17:50] If you want to be different, be consistent
[21:52] The steps to becoming gritty