5 Reasons Why Adaptability Will Help You Stand Apart in Life

Adapt to Innovate

“I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” – Jimmy Dean

In an episode of Chopped, the popular cooking contest on Food Network, one of the participants dropped a large portion of his finished dish on the floor.

The rules of this high-stakes competition – along with kitchen hygiene – forbade him from serving the fallen pieces.

He had less than eight minutes before the round ended. He didn’t have enough ingredients or enough time to recook his meal.

He could have thrown up his hands and quit.Read More

Principle 2: Cultivate Self-Inspiration

Principle 2: Cultivate Self-Inspiration

Each of us depletes or energizes our being through personal actions and responses. Regardless of what one’s plan or idea might be, external forces always work to encroach our time and request our energy. More than ever before we:

  • Are asked for more;
  • Want to give as much as possible; and
  • Make sure to show up for chosen obligations.

From the time the alarm goes off (either a clock or an internal biorhythm) so begins the onslaught. Where in all of that … are YOU?
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