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1 in 3 Avoid
The Truth
The truth
about
ourselves
can be scary,
inconvenient
or
unsettling.
The Advanced Performance Institute has just
completed a study of 1,000 people that finds:
More than one
third are so
reluc...
We find:
36% of people are so
reluctant to discover the
truth about their weight
that they only use their
scales to weigh ...
Maybe 1/3 are
simply happy
with their
weight?
No, main
reason was:
“Because I am
afraid to learn
the truth about
my weigh”.
We need to be better
at facing the facts.
It might be
uncomfortable to face
the truth but it is the
start from where you
c...
Some prefer to put their head in the sand, but is
ignorance really bliss?
No, we need to:
Face the facts and deal with the...
Read my latest LinkedIn Influencer post on the
topic: Revealed: 1 in 3 Avoid the Truth…
This overview was put together by
Bernard Marr,
Founder and CEO of the Advanced Performance Institute.
Bernard Mar is a be...
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  1. 1. 1 in 3 Avoid The Truth
  2. 2. The truth about ourselves can be scary, inconvenient or unsettling.
  3. 3. The Advanced Performance Institute has just completed a study of 1,000 people that finds: More than one third are so reluctant to discover the truth that they actively avoid it!
  4. 4. We find: 36% of people are so reluctant to discover the truth about their weight that they only use their scales to weigh things like their suitcases before they go on vacation or check weights of parcels or their pets, and never actually weigh themselves!
  5. 5. Maybe 1/3 are simply happy with their weight? No, main reason was:
  6. 6. “Because I am afraid to learn the truth about my weigh”.
  7. 7. We need to be better at facing the facts. It might be uncomfortable to face the truth but it is the start from where you can change things.
  8. 8. Some prefer to put their head in the sand, but is ignorance really bliss? No, we need to: Face the facts and deal with them!
  9. 9. Read my latest LinkedIn Influencer post on the topic: Revealed: 1 in 3 Avoid the Truth…
  10. 10. This overview was put together by Bernard Marr, Founder and CEO of the Advanced Performance Institute. Bernard Mar is a bestselling business author, keynote speaker, strategic performance consultant, and analytics, KPI & Big Data guru. Read Bernard’s blogs: • LinkedIn Influencer Blog • Big Data Guru Blog Connect with Bernard on: • LinkedIn • Twitter • Facebook • Google+ • YouTube • Advanced Performance Institute For more articles, white papers, case studies and much more visit the Advanced Performance Institute Knowledge Hub © 2014 Advanced Performance Institute, BWMC Ltd. All rights reserved.
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