Jumping to Conclusions is a Habit
What phrase do you see in the picture?
Did your brain “Jump To Conclusions?”
Did you notice that maybe you hit a LIMIT to what you knew based on the information you had? Or did you just fill-in-the-blanks?
We're wired to seek certainty. Over time it becomes a habit.
When a person or team struggles being adaptive, all that we're seeing is their natural response to uncertainty.
Our brains don’t default to Adaptive Thinking. It requires a conscious effort on our part to engage in it.
We have the ability to write with both hands, but most of us are habituated to write with one hand. Just like it takes practice to write well with both hands, it takes practice to engage your team an adaptive mindset. But it's possible!