Dweck and talks about “growth mindset”. It’s a simple yet profound idea that we can in fact “grow” our brain’s capacity to learn and to solve problems and creating a paradigm shift in traditional education methods of evaluation and teaching.
His truest gift I believe was his voice. He gave his voice to the insanity of war in Good Morning Vietnam. He gave his voice to single dads in Mrs. Doubtfire while making most of us pee our pants with laughter. His voice stood for the culture shocked immigrant in Moscow on the Hudson. His voice rekindled our inner-child with Hook, Popeye, Jack, Jumanji and Aladdin. Courageous enough to take on unpopular roles his voice stood for the disenfranchised and homeless in the Fisherking, Mental health was a recurring theme as he lent his voice to the Awakenings
With the launch of the Positive Music Imperative, comes also their launch of the official first Positive Music album. Music from 4 continents, and 15 singers mostly singer/songwriters converge together to create a very special album. Your Best Life, is an album to bolster your self image, and give you hope and extend your vision of possibilities. You can support your Positive Music indie community by going here and purchasing this album. If you know somebody who’s in need of having the motivation boosted but has little or no cash after paying for the essentials, please tell them they can go here and download the album for free. An initiative from the artists who are motivated to always lend a hand up.
It seems as if our words are the Laws of our Life. If we lie and exaggerate with negative intention our lives tend to get extremely tied up. Yet, on the other end of the scale, if you speak with truth and reason with positive intentions our life will tend to ‘pave itself’. Of course there are points in between these two poles and due to their degree and its’ intention, our life tends to match with that degree. This is important to be aware of in your life, and I would recommend observing it when your inner awareness is sparked.
The over-stimulation of the modern world can create a detachment from the present moment, causing you to be sucked into the chaos. Positivity is a choice that can only happen if you create space between the input of stimulation and your reaction to it. Cultivating quiet in your life and your mind can create this space.
Sure you’ve heard this before and I’m sure you will hear you over again, however this time it’s really your chance to make a huge impact in your life. One little goal, one little habit changed, one little thing can impact your whole life. I am sure if we reflect back into some aspects of your life, you will find this statement above true, one thing/event impacted your life, as small as it might have been or as big as it might have been, you were changed.