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Praise for GRIT: Angela Duckworth. GRIT and the Pyramid of Success

Should you include junior college on your resume? Angela Duckworth (and John Wooden) would probably say YES.

Angela Duckworth’s GRIT has many parallels to the Pyramid of Success.

Here’s a quick story (watch the video) about when we were hiring an HR Manager. The person that received the offer was surprised that her junior college experience was a factor in getting the job.

Quick exercise:
Where can you find GRIT on the Pyramid of Success?

There’s no question that people that hit competitive greatness have GRIT.