You are committed to many things in your life, but you must now consciously channel your powers andto the . Any poses a risk, and your personalizes that risk unambiguously. The only thing standing between success and failure, apart from luck, is your .
But, you do not know what you are capable of. That is one the reasons that the project is afor you. You discover yourself through working on it. at the same time as it reveals them to you. That is why being reflective is characteristic of the that is related to creativity.
Each manifestation ofleads to a different discovery:
Fortunately, the inner personal processes involved in Tetrad, the 2 lower Levels provide the basics, while the 2 higher Levels generate stress and benefit. Taking each mechanism in turn, see more details of what the internal structure demands and enables.reveal and . In each
is about putting yourself wholly in the service of the . It therefore allows and encourages you to draw deeply on your own resources, personal and tangible. These resources include your and also your means to nourish and strengthen them.
Yourfor the project translates into an intense caring for its progress and ultimate successful conclusion. The intense attention leads to an emotional engagement that brings to the fore your capabilities to nurture, protect and advance the project.
is crucial for our creative energies and capabilities: it is fun and counter-balances the seriousness of and . New ideas and perspectives that are relevant but inherently threatening, counter-intuitive or alien cannot be entertained and explored other than playfully. offers comfort and a sense of safety. It occurs most easily within a dialogue and is often used in small groups.
at work must deliver what you need to know now. In most personal matters, you «learn by experience». So is about extracting and retaining relevant knowledge from both successes and failures. Mentoring and mutual-help groups may be useful, while conventional book learning and conference attendance is somewhat less important.
By this point, your creative energies have been released, fostered, demonstrated, enhanced and applied. That certainly does not mean that you are going to succeed. Not at all. At most, it means you deserve success. The next challenge within creativity is to create a context which maximizes the likelihood of getting what you deserve. That is the best that anyone can do.
The first step in that direction is positioning yourself for .
Originally posted: 31-Jan-2012. Last updated: 10-Jul-2013.