While I wasn't familiar with the psychology behind my approach to life at the time, I was shifting attribution. As I've read more about attribution theory in the years since the time I started changing my approach, I've come to see how the experts have clearly defined the effects of life philosophies pertaining to attribution.If you do well on a test in school, you can attribute your success to a number of factors. If you perceive your success is due to your effort or your skills, you are likely to have an internal locus of control - you believe that this positive result is the effect of something inside yourself. If you attribute your successful results on luck or ease of the test, your locus of control is external.
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