Self-Awareness and Your Behavioral Signature
How well do you know yourself? And how do you know what you know? These are the two key questions that must be answered in our quest for self-awareness—a warts-and-all assessment of our strengths and vulnerabilities. I have been on something of a crusade to improve all of my clients’ self-awareness because it significantly correlates with their ability to lead effectively.
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