“Best is the enemy of good” – remember? Yet a common theme in the responses I received was a fear of stretching beyond what made the client happy. Bottom-line – why tinker with what works.
Do we push enough? Ourselves? Our Significant others? Our friends? Our peers? Our clients?
I don’t mean physically…and I don’t mean arrogantly…and I certainly don’t mean gratuitously……
Look up the word “accountability” in a Thesaurus—very instructive. I often look up words that interest me to see what thought threads exist in their various meanings. Finding a word’s opposite meaning is also amazingly instructive. It often gives you a completely different take on how to use the word in question and sheds light on the power inherent in its meaning.