Day after day, we have a chance to develop while diversifying ourselves in the discovery and progression of these 21st-century skills.
As we travel the byways and highways of life, there will inevitably be moments of hopelessness, doubt, and worthlessness when pursuing our goals and aspirations.
As leaders, teachers, parents, coaches, positive difference-makers and agents of change, we pour into others every day. But we need to make sure we’re also committing that same level of time, energy, support and nurturing care into ourselves.
It’s effortless and easy to journey down the path of least resistance because it’s often familiar and comfortable. Yet this path usually goes against who we genuinely are.
poetry in motion
As we arrange our thoughts, we can prepare, going from what we know to discover to what we don’t know. Recognize the nature of life is relatively simple.
Shielding children from stress and maintaining their emotional health and functioning impart vital connections to their parents.
We have all fought, been snubbed, navigated through tough times, and lived through unbearable work conditions with little to no end in sight.
Understand failure brings us closer to progress as long as we remain open to learning. We fail when we do not rise again after falling.