Some of the most obnoxious kinds of lawyers I know are those who simply refuse to acknowledge certain truths about themselves.
But, far beyond just being annoying to others, a lack of self-awareness can be genuinely damaging to your legal career, your personal growth, and your ability to command a team of people.
It impacts on your decision making, it leads to mistakes, it causes bad decisions, it affects your ability to delegate, and ultimately it will stifle your leadership abilities.
So let’s take a look at self-awareness, have a moment of introspection, and really know ourselves, our strengths, and our weaknesses.
Then we’ll be able to really take control of things in our careers.