Are you making your choices wisely?
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Whether it is simple activities like eating or shopping or more complex ones like a career or a partner, choices and choosing are a part of our everyday life… ...

Whether it is simple activities like eating or shopping or more complex ones like a career or a partner, choices and choosing are a part of our everyday life…

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  • 1. Whether it is simple activities like eating or shopping or morecomplex ones like a career or a partner, choices and choosingare a part of our everyday life…
  • 2. Our Choices Decide Our Destinies…
  • 3. Are you using your Power of Choice wisely?
  • 4.  We all make choices all the time, big or small, including this moment that you arechoosing to read this. Choices and the process of choosing make every human being very powerful. Whether it is simple activities like eating or shopping or more complex ones like acareer or a partner, choices and choosing are a part of our everyday life. Choices and choosing are about options, feelings and decisions all in a specificcontext. And this provides each of us massive leverage- the power to choose how we feeland change who we are, how we think and act.
  • 5. The flexibility of options
  • 6.  Options are a range of choices based on our filters in the brain. Options provide us the flexibility to choose in the context of an outcome. Someoptions are obvious, others are not. Options are visible to a person based on what they are able to see and notnecessarily what is available. And that is because our brain starts applying filters based on past experiences,beliefs and our own imagination. The good news is that the options can be reconstructed in our thinking by adjustingour filters anytime.
  • 7. Emotions vs logic
  • 8. The process of choosing is an emotional process at its core, however scientific andlogical one may try and make it out to be.People make choices that are most comfortable to them at that point of time.If there is more than one option that we feel good about, we start deciding on the onethat we are most comfortable with in that context. Logic or reasons strengthens the argument towards a choice and once again makesus feel good.So if choosing is all about feeling good then why do people make choices that they feelthey are compelled to?
  • 9. Flexibility to choose
  • 10. And finally every choice we make takes us to a specific destination.If the destination is not in line with your expectation make a new choice tillyou get to where you want to be.What is required to do this is awareness of choices, the impact and flexibilityto adopt new choices.History has shown us throughout that it is not circumstances that shapehuman spirit but the human spirit that creates/ overcomes circumstances.So the next time you feel low, demotivated, upset, challenged, unresourceful,victimized, stressed, angry or frustrated remember to choose your emotion.You have the power of choice right at your disposal. Choosing to choose isyour prerogative. Exercise it and unleash your power. Or cut off your choicesand become a victim of your circumstances.The choice is yours! Choose wisely, everyday.Happy 2013!
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