5 Steps to Reinvent Yourself… aka Change Your “Label”

22 07 2008

Dr. Lisa Boesky discusses this with Donny Deutsch on CNBC

1) Decide if You Need to Reinvent Yourself. WHO Gave You the Label?

Was it the “popular” kids who called you a nerd? The rich kids who called you a “loser?” A

Dr. Lisa Boesky

Dr. Lisa Boesky

Dr. Lisa Boesky

doctor who diagnosed you with ADHD after a five minute interview? If they had no clue who you really were, why put so much stock in their opinion?

If your label has some validity and you WANT to re-invent yourself……

2) Write Down 4 Positive Aspects of Someone with Your Label

–If you have Dyslexia, reading and writing may be a struggle—but you are likely creative, think out of the box, and are great at oral presentations.

–If you have ADHD, you may be hyper and distractible—which means you have a lot of energy, can multi-task, and likely think much faster than most. Read the rest of this entry »