Do you know what’s your natural genius? What’s your true intelligence?
If you consider yourself smart (you should) but IQ type exams were never your cup of tea – this post can shine the light on your true intelligence and open yourself up to new possibilities.
We both know, that to succeed at work and life take way beyond traditional schooling system where linguistic and mathematical tests still play a major role when determining young adults future.
I’ve recently stumbled upon work of prof. Howard Gardner at Harvard University, the author of Frames of Mind: The Theory of Multiple Intelligences, and I thought I’d share with you his updated framework of 9 intelligences that can shine the light on your true genius.
You’ve a unique set of talents, strengths, and perspectives. And a preferable way for processing information – it’s vital to be fully aware of these and factor them into your career and business decisions.
If you’ve children – these insights can help you supporting them in making the right educational and professional choices.
Make sure to share this message with your friends and colleagues too. They’ll be thrilled to know you care about them.
Alright then 😃 – Here are 9 intelligences that expand beyond general IQ and EQ approaches.
Musical-Rhythmic Intelligence – People with high sensitivity to sounds, rhythms, tones, and music.
Visual-Spatial Intelligence – People who have a great ability to visualize, navigate, solve problems in realistic and investigative occupations.
Verbal-Linguistic Intelligence – People who use words and languages with ease. They’re typically good at reading, writing, storytelling and memorizing words along with dates
Logical-Mathematical Intelligence – People good at logic, abstractions, reasoning, numbers and critical thinking.
Bodily-Kinesthetic Intelligence – People who are generally good at physical activities such as sports, dance, acting, and making things. Physical learning is needed for this intelligence.
Interpersonal Intelligence – People with high social skills and sensitivity to others’ moods, feelings, characters, and motivations.
Intrapersonal Intelligence – People with introspective and self-reflective capacities. Well aware of their talents, strengths, weaknesses and emotional responses.
Naturalist Intelligence – People sensitive to ecosphere, understanding living things and reading nature.
Existential Intelligence – People asking big questions and searching for answers to topics on living and dying.
So, what are you naturally drawn to? Where your genius sits? 😊
You can be strong in many intelligences, and the more creative you’re about blending them into your work – the more you’ll feel successful and fulfilled.
I believe in you and your natural ability to make a difference with your talents!
With love and excitement,