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What Is Your WHAT?: Discover The One Amazing Thing You Were Born To Do by Steve Olsher

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Chapter 3

The Vortex of Invincibility

Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

—Theodor Seuss Geisel

Chris Rock has said, “Life ain't short. Life is long!” If you aren't clear about what inspires you and moves you towards becoming your true self, life will be long, tedious, and disappointing.

The key to freeing your soul and encouraging it to soar is to recognize areas of your life where you excel. Once this happens, you'll begin to withhold power from the activities, people, and interactions that dare to clip your wings, and concentrate on what brings you the most joy.

The Vortex of Invincibility empowers you to make these discoveries. Each of its three steps (four if you choose to take on the Bonus) will reveal important aspects about you and allow you to hone in on your natural strengths. When combined, the steps will help you identify who you truly are and where you should focus your energy.

This chapter continues your exploration of Stage One—Unconscious Incompetence—and begins your journey toward becoming who you were born to be.

Let's get started.

Step One

Identify three positive moments in your life when time absolutely flew by.

At various times in your life, you've experienced this incredible feeling of lightness. It's as if the world melts away and nothing remains but you and your soul. Some have experienced this feeling when chatting with a loved one. Some feel this profound sense of stillness when meditating. ...

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