How often are you intentionally encouraging your mind to wander these days? Intentional mind wandering is a powerful and valuable tool to tap into your creativity. Mind wandering often gets a bad rap; however, mind wandering used well can take you places your brain’s executive function won’t go.
When your mind wanders, you’re using your brain’s default network and you’re able to expand your thinking capacity.
My Forbes Coaches Council article, How mind-wandering can improve your thinking and well-being from September 20, 2023, shares tips on how to use mind wandering effectively. The article also explains the brain science behind mind wandering and why it’s so effective for dealing with our VUCA/BANI world.
Connect the dots plus dot the “i”s to be more intentional, inquisitive and inclusive
How well are you tapping into the skills and wisdom you need to lead in a BANI world?
All the old playbooks are out-of-date. Instead, you need to reach inside yourself, tap into your wisdom, and connect the dots for yourself and others.
To start, you can use these 5 tips to embrace your humanity and become a better leader.