Fixed mindset - growth mindset

A fascinating read about fixed and growth mindsets and how people with the differnt mindsets tackle difficult problems.

In a nutshell: if you have a fixed mindset it is harder for you to deal with set backs and confusion.

Having a growth mindset is the way to go, to become a better programmer.

In the article the different mindsets are described and it is illustrated how you can identify (and even change) your mindset and also the mindset of someone you work with:

http://akaptur.com/blog/2015/10/10/effective-learning-strategies-for-programmers/