You need to embrace this 1 thing if you want to become an expert in anything…including happiness!

You need to embrace this 1 thing if you want to become an expert in anything…including happiness!

Happiness…is it something you can become “expert” in?

Well, I’m not sure anyone can ever completely master happiness; at least not 100%, but that’s OK.

We can all “get better” at happiness, just like anything else, and here’s one of the most important tips for achieving this…

via by Jon Levy

To uncover the secrets of success, everyone looks to industry experts and global influencers for answers. After all, they’ve been there and done that. However, replicating Oprah’s daily habit or waking up at 5 A.M. every morning won’t help you become an expert or achieve your own success.

After interviewing some of the most impressive people in the world for the Influencers podcast, one surprising admission kept popping up: Nobody knows what they are doing.

No one–no matter how talented and intelligent–starts out as an expert. Do you think Neil Degrasse Tyson was chatting about astrophysics from birth? That Stacy London has been a fashion icon since infancy?

Even after years of experience, they still make mistakes and experience failure like the rest of us. Contrary to what you may believe, their lack of certainty and awareness of it is the key to their success.

Here are three reasons why:

1. We learn more from being wrong.

Through experience and much trial and error, they’ve developed expertise, but that doesn’t mean that they are always right or even close. In reality, most are strongly familiar with failure and being wrong, because they’ve had to make countless mistakes to get to where they are now.

When I chatted with Nobel Prize winner Martin Chalfie, he said, “You have to deal with failure in every walk of life.” Embrace your failures and mistakes, because they could be what leads you to your greatest discovery yet…

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