There’s a good chance that telling our kids, “you can do whatever you put your mind to” may be too open ended. To some of us it’s pretty obvious we meant to push them to be astronauts or musicians or rocket scientists.
But maybe we pushed them to create an entire suit of armor out of Mountain Dew boxes. (There’s an amazing Game of Thrones pun here somewhere…)
Check out this collection that shows that talent and creativity doesn’t always equal success.