Every day we’re learning more about COVID-19 and it’s impact on life and business.
Things are uncertain and unknown.
This is the perfect time to embrace today’s mindfulness technique.
“Beginner’s mind” is the practice of approaching a problem, situation, or conversation with a sense of openness and curiosity instead of with trepidation, judgements or assumptions.
Design thinking and innovation experts use mindfulness tools like beginner’s mind to refine everything from product offerings and customer satisfaction, to marketing communications and company culture.
It’s also a great way to stay present, grounded and focused on possibilities. What would be possible for you and your team if you embraced beginner’s mind at this time?
Here are some prompts to try things out:
“I wonder how this works?”
“Is there another way we can approach _________ ?”
“What assumptions are limiting my understanding of _______?”
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