What if the secret to unlocking your inner wisdom was to pay attention to the things you do well? Instead of listening to the insidious yammering about where you don’t measure up, you could turn up the volume on the whisperings of your wise self. It turns out the language of your best self is composed of a long list of your strengths.
The thing is we don’t regularly spend time enough quality time dialing into what we are good at, and what comes naturally to us. Because these gifts are easy, we don’t give them much credit, or take them for granted. Doing so cuts us off from our most powerful self, the part of ourselves that hums along, energized, performing tasks with ease and grace. [Read more…]