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The Value of Experience

The Value of Experience

Personal experience is highly valued, with the understanding that direct experience (as opposed to intellectual knowledge) is the most reliable source of truth.

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ubuntucoach

With 25 years in marketing, brand strategy, and mental fitness coaching, I focus on societal change, self-mastery, and fostering community to build a regenerative Africa. "The world is changed by your example, not by your opinion." - Paulo Coelho

I discovered this series from Dr. Gabor Mate and found these insights mind blowing! Thought I’d share with you all.

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