Posts tagged social standing
Is your social role getting in the way of your success?

There is a common misconception that what you think affects what you do. But I would contend that more often than not, what you do affects what you think. It's based off of this little principle in sociology and psychology called "Role Theory" which states, "most of everyday activity is the acting out of socially defined categories (e.g., mother, manager, teacher). Each social role is a set of rights, duties, expectations, norms and behaviors that a person has to face and fulfill."

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