Wisdom. They say it comes with age and experience.
As I mark my 50th birthday and reflect back on my life today versus ten years ago — or even last year — so much has changed. I’ve gained freedom and clarity. I am fulfilled and excited by the possibilities.
But that hasn’t happened by accident, by simply letting time pass.
I’ve been very mindful and intentional of what and who garner my attention (and those not worth it), and how, where, and why I do what I do or don’t do.
Here are some nuggets of wisdom I’ve come to realize as truths:
Remember, you have one life, but many choices. Choose wisely.
This post first appeared on LinkedIn.