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Ryan Gottfredson, Ph.D.

Success Mindsets: The Key to Unlocking Greater Success in Your Life, Work, & Leadership


Discovering the key to thriving organizations lies in understanding how leaders and employees interpret change, problems, failure, creativity and customers. This fundamental difference determines whether an organization struggles or thrives. Struggling organizations often view change as a source of unnecessary uncertainty, while thriving ones embrace it as vital for progress and improved customer service. What sets apart certain leaders and employees in finding this perspective while others struggle to do so? The answer lies in their mindset.

Join us for an enlightening keynote with Dr. Gottfredson as he unveils the profound influence of mindsets on organizational success. Learn how to harness the power of mindsets to transform your organization into a dynamic and agile entity, capable of thriving amidst any challenges. Gain invaluable insights and practical strategies to create an environment where change is welcomed, problems become opportunities, failure sparks innovation, and customers are genuinely served at their best. Together, let's unlock the potential of mindsets and pave the way for a flourishing, future-proof organization.


Ryan Gottfredson, Ph.D. is a cutting-edge mindset author, researcher, and consultant. He helps organizations vertically develop their leaders primarily through a focus on mindsets. He helps improve organizations, leaders, teams, and employees by improving their mindsets. Ryan is currently a leadership and management professor at the College of Business and Economics at California State University-Fullerton (CSUF). He holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior and Human Resources from Indiana University and a B.A. from Brigham Young University.

Ryan is the author of “Success Mindsets: The Key to Unlocking Greater Success in Your Life, Work, & Leadership.” (Morgan James Publishing), and Wall Street Journal and USA Today Best Seller.