Taking Responsibility is a BOSS Move
Do you feel like a dog with its tail between its legs when it’s time to hold yourself accountable? Perhaps you fidget when it becomes clear that you had a role in a messy situation? Do you retreat, leaving a bridge burnt to the ground, or do you take responsibility? Realizing that taking responsibility is a boss move may sound great, but feel uncomfortable in practice.
According to a TIME piece (by Alexandra Sifferlin titled Blame Game: Why we Hate Feeling Guilty), when our actions cause adverse consequences, we feel less responsible for those actions. Research from the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, (published in the journal Current Biology), shows that this response isn’t just about wanting to escape blame. We don’t think the result is our fault.
Many of us are walking around delusional about our screw-ups, but in this post, you’ll see three reasons why taking responsibility is a BOSS move. [Read more…] about Taking Responsibility is a Boss Move