The book outlines how you can become grittier in a step-by-step way, using the new findings from Positive Psychology, which provide effective evidence-based tools for lasting change.
Getting Grit includes specially-created worksheets and exercises that will help the reader cultivate the mindset and behaviors that undergird authentic grit like humility, zest, persistence, patience, self-confidence, teamwork, self-regulation and passion.
Ever meet someone who is that magical combination of wise yet humble, strong yet sensitive, inspiring yet down-to-earth? That’s Caroline Miller. I know nobody who’s thought more about how to apply the scientific research on grit and achievement to our own lives!
Caroline is available to do book talks and signings, as well as larger corporate events and workshops where “Getting Grit” is the topic.
I’m thrilled to share that my book, Getting Grit, is getting exceptional reviews from people I admire, and who are using words like “compelling,” “amazing,” and “exceptional”! It took a lot of grit to get this book from my head into the publishing world, but I’m delighted that the final result is even better than I could have hoped.
—Caroline Adams Miller, MAPP
An amazing and compelling book that is the ultimate guide to living life with grit and without regret.
It’s one thing to value grit – it’s another to develop it. Caroline Miller has made that her life’s work, and in this book she shares a series of useful steps for increasing your persistence for the right reasons in the right ways.
This is a really innovative book, and companies, sports teams, schools, families and communities will all benefit from the stories and research.
Caroline Miller articulates the science and importance of character strengths as important pathways to help cultivate grit in this groundbreaking book.
A brilliant read for anyone interested in achieving their goals and using their good grit and authentic grit to help others thrive.
The minute I picked up Getting Grit, I feverishly began taking notes. Caroline Miller understands the essential truth that all women who want to be truly confident, who want to succeed, need grit.
I have just ‘inhaled’ Getting Grit, and I’m so energized by the content and its delivery. Planning to give it to every board member in my organization.