Uncertainty and ambiguity are the enemy, but if we want to survive in today’s environment, we’d better get used to them.
When I interviewed with the FBI, I was asked why I wanted to become an agent. I answered, “I want to make the best, better.” Apparently my interview panel liked that answer because 6 months later I was in the FBI Academy.
My answer was freighted with the stuff that makes people resilient — grit. It’s not knowing how, but doing it anyway. Pushing through the obstacles and crap that shows up in life, and always seeking ways to improve and be better at what we do…[READ MORE]