If you had a chance to sit down at a Starbucks with your 99-year-old self, how would the conversation go? If you had a chance to unload all of your dreams and worries, successes and struggles, what advice would your 99-year-old self have to offer?
It’s a fascinating activity I encourage you to try. You might be surprised at how wise you are (the 99-year-old version of you, at least).
Sometimes I have audience members spend time thinking about this during my speaking programs. After a few minutes of silence, I ask for insights anyone would like to share. The other day, an accountant in Milwaukee surprised me with a comment I’d never heard before. [Read more…]