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Embracing Resistance as an Intuitive Guide at Work and Beyond

embracing resistance, intuitive guide

Photograph by Bethany Legg

In the workplace and beyond, embrace resistance as a tool, as a valuable intuitive guide, giving you direction and clarity


Resistance is a hot topic with business owners and creatives.

You can find hundreds of books written about it. Questions that commonly come up are: How do I work with resistance? How do I deal with it? How do I make it go away?

Resistance is part of your ecosystem — an important part. It’s part of all our lives and it comes in many different flavors. General attitudes towards resistance range from wanting to stamp it out and make it disappear, to how to work with it and use it beneficially.

For some, resistance hangs out, lurking

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