And how to focus your lens to get what you want.
“Perception is Reality” Lee Atwater
What you get out of life comes down to your perception.
What you see.
How it makes you feel.
And what you are able to make happen, with what you are given.
The problem is: you can only succeed with the opportunities you see.
And most opportunities will pass you by.
Not because you are not capable of seizing them. Or because you are less deserving of achieving them than other people.
You’re not seeing most opportunities, because you do not perceive them.
You filter them out of your reality.
The truth is, while there is one ongoing reality…every one of us experiences a different version of it.
Two people can experience the same thing, but both will perceive the same situation very differently.
Because while there is one reality, which we all experience in each passing moment, the way we all perceive and...
What if self-awareness is not enough to get what you want?
“What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.” Abraham Maslow
In recent years, the notion of self-awareness has swept the world by storm.
More and more people are taking Big 5, 16 personalities, DISC assessments and discovering their enneagram type, in an effort to better understand themselves.
The patterns of their personality.
And how others understand them.
The role self-awareness plays in personal development, growth, and simply being able to accurately perceive and connect with reality itself, is crucial.
So much so, that even the leading organizations in the world, such as Bridgewater Associates, lead by bestselling author Ray Dalio, have begun to run their organizations through a series of in-depth personality tests and psychographic assessments. In order to run better teams and build bigger companies.
What a time it is to be alive, when the...