How a beginner’s mindset can help in the post-pandemic era
Following on from last week’s blog we’re ‘staying zen’, calling on another element of Buddhist teaching that relates to leadership, the beginner’s mindset.
In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities; in the expert’s mind there are few.
In a world where we often favour the perceived safety of expertise and experience above curiosity and imagination the challenge in cultivating a beginner’s mindset is obvious. But in a world where traditional rules no longer apply, forgetting everything we know might just be the starting point we need to take on the ‘big reset’.