Business builder

The importance of mindset

In this module, you’ll explore:

  • What is mindset?
  • Why is your mindset important to you as an entrepreneur?
  • The difference between a fixed and a growth mindset

What is mindset?

In the first chapter, we’ll dive into the meaning of mindset. We'll look at research done by world-renowned professor of psychology Carol Dweck. And we'll see how her studies have sparked the use of 'growth mindset' techniques across many industries.

Why is mindset important?

By recognising, understanding and developing your mindset, you can become a more effective entrepreneurial leader. Watch the video to find out how.

The differences between fixed and growth mindsets

In the final video, we’ll look at what happens wehn you adopt a growth rather than fixed mindset. We'll introduce a simple tool you can use to recognise your own mindset, and hear from some entrepreneurs about their experiences.

Your mindset (and why it matters)

Discover how fixed and growth mindsets are different and what you should aim for in business.

This material is published by NatWest Group plc (“NatWest Group”), for information purposes only and should not be regarded as providing any specific advice. Recipients should make their own independent evaluation of this information and no action should be taken, solely relying on it. This material should not be reproduced or disclosed without our consent. It is not intended for distribution in any jurisdiction in which this would be prohibited. Whilst this information is believed to be reliable, it has not been independently verified by NatWest Group and NatWest Group makes no representation or warranty (express or implied) of any kind, as regards the accuracy or completeness of this information, nor does it accept any responsibility or liability for any loss or damage arising in any way from any use made of or reliance placed on, this information. Unless otherwise stated, any views, forecasts, or estimates are solely those of NatWest Group, as of this date and are subject to change without notice. Copyright © NatWest Group. All rights reserved.

Choose the content you want

Get business inspiration and practical tips straight to your inbox 

scroll to top