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👶 What I know now but wish I knew before - Part 2 👴

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Crucial life lessons I’ve learnt and what I would tell the younger me. See my previous post for part 1. DEVELOP EMPATHY Like humility, empathy is important for the benefit of yourself. It allows you to understand the real intentions of people. This means you act according to reality rather than basing your actions on false assumptions. This makes life more effective and efficient because it reduces misunderstandings and you’re able to work with the truth. It also enhances your ability to connect with people because you’re able to see what they’re thinking and this opens up opportunities. It also...

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👶 What I know now but wish I knew before - Part 1 👴

Posted by Eddie . on

Below are some crucial lessons I’ve learnt in life. Call them cliche if you wish, but I speak from experience.  If I could go back in time, this is what I would tell the 20 year old me.  BE HUMBLE You have to be humble, not for others, but for you. Humility is important because it allows you to see and correct your mistakes. However, be careful not to be overly self-deprecating. Doing so will damage your self-esteem and you’ll resent others for not doing the same. FORGIVE YOURSELF You will make mistakes in life, some more painful than others....

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👶 What I know now but wish I knew before - Part 1 👴

Posted by Eddie . on

Below are some crucial lessons I’ve learnt in life. Call them cliche if you wish, but I speak from experience.  If I could go back in time, this is what I would tell the 20 year old me.  BE HUMBLE You have to be humble, not for others, but for you. Humility is important because it allows you to see and correct your mistakes. However, be careful not to be overly self-deprecating. Doing so will damage your self-esteem and you’ll resent others for not doing the same. FORGIVE YOURSELF You will make mistakes in life, some more painful than others....

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