At one time in history most people believed the world was flat. For most people at that time, the perception of a flat world was a fact- not a belief. It was only after Christopher Columbus came along, challenging that belief that the people began to see that the flat world “fact” was really a belief, and a mistaken one.
You need to let go of your strict beliefs and accept new information without fear. Beliefs are like rules, they are meant to be adjusted and changed. There are many of you who accept as fact the belief system taught by our society.
Belief system are choices, and most of what you take to be beliefs -about time, work, relationships, and your physical bodies, are just that- beliefs.
It can be helpful to remind yourself that they are not facts, only your interpretations, and that you really can choose what you believe and what you think, and to recognize that what you choose determines what you experience.
What beliefs have you chosen to consider as fact?
Of Lolly’s many awards and accolades, Lolly was designated a Top-50 Leadership and Management Expert by Inc. magazine. Huffington Post honored Lolly with the title of The Most Inspiring Woman in the World. Her writing has appeared in HBR, Inc.com, Fast Company (Ask The Expert), Huffington Post, and Psychology Today, and others. Her newest book, The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness has become a national bestseller.