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Rerun #98: Using Grit – Resilience Through Perseverance

This rerun episode of the Money JAR features Cody Coleman, who found his passion and worked hard. Psychologist and author Angela Duckworth describes Cody as a “paragon of grit.” He overcame significant barriers through mentorship, courage and grit. Cody has used the power of passion and perseverance to discover success – he now holds two degrees from MIT and is a PhD Candidate at Stanford University. Todd and Evan hear his story of achievement through resilience through perseverance.

Learn more about Cody by reading his story in Angela Duckworth’s book Grit, or visit his website: You can also see his TED Talk on the TED Talk website.