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Why Proactivity Is the Superpower You Can and Should Develop

Proaction and the “possible you”

Proaction is the “possible you” that:

  • spots and prevents problems
  • identifies, pursues, and captures opportunities
  • creates a new self-chosen, desired future through a strategic change of trajectory.

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Why Proactivity Is the Superpower You Can and Should Develop

Why Proactivity Is the Superpower You Can and Should Develop

https://www.psychologytoday.com/intl/blog/getting-proactive/201811/why-proactivity-is-the-superpower-you-can-and-should-develop

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Proaction Principles

  • Think well ahead.
  • Make sure your decisions suit your own values and interests.
  • Think strategically.
  • Proaction requires not just thinking but doing.
  • Learn and adapt rapidly through trial and error.
  • Grit matters, but you also need to learn along the way and adjust.

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