Mental toughness: Promising new paradigms for the workplace

  title={Mental toughness: Promising new paradigms for the workplace},
  author={Namita Ruparel},
  journal={Cogent Psychology},
  • N. Ruparel
  • Published 5 February 2020
  • Psychology
  • Cogent Psychology
Abstract Mental toughness facilitates a psychological edge to a sports player. It helps an individual perform better than his/her opponents and strive to succeed under pressure. Although its implications for organizations were outlined at its conception, there is a dearth of literature pertaining to the construct. Therefore, this paper is an attempt to provide an overview of mental toughness and its importance at the workplace. Following a brief review of the construct, the article discusses… 
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