Insight

Insight: Why We’re Not as Self-Aware as We Think, and How Seeing Ourselves Clearly Helps Us Succeed at Work and in Life.

Develop self-awareness and learn how to use it to increase your sense of fulfillment, confidence, and success.

The majority of people believe they know themselves fairly well. However, what if you could learn a little bit more about yourself—and with this small improvement, achieve a significant payoff…not just in your career, but in your life?

Self-awareness—knowing who we are and how others perceive us—is the bedrock of high performance, wise choices, and lasting relationships, according to research. There is only one issue: the majority of people do not see themselves as clearly as they could.

Fortunately, as organizational psychologist Tasha Eurich demonstrates, self-awareness is a surprising skill that can be developed. Integrating hundreds of studies with her own research and work in the Fortune 500 world, she demonstrates what it truly takes to gain a better understanding of ourselves on the inside—and how to convince others to tell us the truth about how we come across.

Through the stories of individuals who have experienced dramatic increases in self-awareness, she shares surprising secrets, techniques, and strategies for you to experience the same—and how to apply this insight to be more fulfilled, confident, and successful in life and work.