Why self-awareness is a double-edged sword

4 min readJul 8, 2021

And why Medium encourages us to perform insight but not actually find it

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Managers, leaders and coaches all ask us to show how well we understand ourselves. Why aren’t we improving our results? How can we change our mindset and fix a relationship with a colleague? What more can we do to serve? Growth is our collective goal. Managers and leaders…


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