To support you in learning each one of these 5 core steps, we’ll review one each week. Today, let’s review P which stands for Possibility Mindset.
Even the most effective leaders feel the stress and destabilizing aspects of obstacles and challenges. Yet, by Pausing and Reflecting, they’re able to come back to the question, “What are the possibilities INHERENT in the obstacles and challenges?”
This shift away from reacting to the obstacles and challenges, to trusting that there are always possibilities, is a hallmark of great leaders, team members, coaches, and parents.
Think, for a minute, about the Pandemic. It’s been filled with obstacles and challenges but also filled with possibilities. From learning to work from home, appreciating family and friends, and supporting leaders who have to face difficult decisions, there are always possibilities.
Most people get fixated on the obstacle instead of stepping back and trusting that the challenge itself is filled with opportunity.
and a focus on possibilities.
Once you can make the shift to look for them,
you’ll be amazed at what you see.