…. but don’t forget to listen to the answers.
Perfect and timely advice, brought to my attention by Mark McGuinness, poet and creative coach, in his blog at lateralaction.com.
Too often I ask and move on too quickly, or ask just to make a point, to criticise or to express frustration. McGuinness encourages us to ask and then listen, even if we don’t agree with or immediately understand the answer. That’s how we move forward.
And perhaps answers will crop up in unexpected places. Hopefully I’ll find out!