It’s never too early or too late to uncover the superpowers that are hidden inside you. Using insights from brain research labs, it is possible to sharpen your faculties and empower yourself. Ultra Special Senses (USSs) are a set of perceptive abilities of the brain—they form the building blocks of superpowers. In a conversational style, Dr Anjana Sen reveals how strengthening your fifteen USSs can build reserve capacity for coping, increasing resilience and enhancing leadership attributes. Demystifying courage and self-awareness, the author urges you to align with your USSs to bring out the best in you.
Chapter 5: Are Bad Experiences Good Teachers?
Are Bad Experiences Good Teachers?
As I was entering my study, Tan Tan pounced on me from behind the door with a lusty roar, giving me a nasty fright. After jumping clean out of my skin, I realized that it was only Tan Tan the prankster; it took me a while to steady my fluttering heart, and I can't remember what I had composed in my head as the beginning of this chapter. As I settle down and turn on my computer, my hands are still shaking.
Tan Tan: Are you OK? (he is looking worried now) I'm sorry, I got here before you did so….
Me: I'm alright Tan Tan, just need a few seconds to mop up ...