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Finding Your Inner Sparkle: A Journey to Authentic Success

Apr 16, 2024

Have you ever wondered why some people and businesses shine brightly while others struggle to find their footing? Well, the secret lies in uncovering something special within yourself. Some call it your "zone of genius," but I prefer to think of it as your inner brilliance. Today, we're going to explore how you can find your inner brilliance and use it to create a course or coaching program that truly resonates.

Before we get started, let me share a story with you. There's a lot of advice out there telling us to "follow our bliss" or "do what lights you up." You've probably heard it a million times. But here's the thing—it's not always as straightforward as it seems. Let me explain with my own experience.

I've always been entrepreneurial, from selling things at the local market as a kid to working in corporate jobs later on. But it wasn't until I faced a tragic loss that I realized life is too short not to do what you love. So, I set out to find my passion, trying everything from art to photography to singing. And while I enjoyed these pursuits for a while, they didn't bring lasting fulfillment or financial stability.

After some soul-searching, I realized that true fulfillment comes from more than just passion. It's about combining your passions with your skills and making a positive impact on your community. This concept, beautifully explained by Jim Collins in his Hedgehog Model, became my guiding light.

To uncover your inner brilliance, start by reflecting on your passions—the things that truly light you up inside. Then, think about your natural talents and the skills you've acquired over time. Finally, consider how you can use your gifts to make a difference in the lives of others.

It's important to differentiate between hobbies and passions. Hobbies are fun, but passions are deeper—they're the things that drive you and give your life meaning. By examining what you do, feel, and think while engaging in different activities, you can pinpoint your true passions.

Next, identify your gifts and skills. Skills are things you've learned, while gifts are innate talents that come naturally to you. Think about what you're good at and what others appreciate about you.

Finally, consider your community—the people you're meant to serve. Reflect on your life experiences and the lessons you've learned along the way. How can you use your insights to help others?

By combining your passions, skills, and desire to make a difference, you'll discover your inner brilliance—the unique spark that sets you apart. And with this newfound clarity, you can create a course or coaching program that truly resonates with your audience.

So, take some time to reflect on these questions and explore what makes you truly shine. Your inner brilliance is waiting to be uncovered, and once you find it, the possibilities are endless.

Here's to embracing your uniqueness and sharing your brilliance with the world!


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