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112. Finding Your Genius

I'm on holiday this week (in Burma!) so I'm sending you a tip from my archive. My last piece was about having a Big Life. An important step towards a big life is to check if you're using your talents to the full. This week's tip aims to help you do that. 'Talent does what it can, genius what it must' George Bernard Shaw A major influence in my coaching career has been Michael Neill (, an American 'success coach', and last year I attended one of his regular coaching mastery courses. He gave us a very interesting exercise to do, on finding our 'genius'. This was a British audience so, naturally, none of had a genius. Van Gogh, Watson and Crick, now they had genius,