Regardless of age or gender, every individual as a person is gifted with a natural tendency to do something well, especially that can be further developed. Some people can show exceptional talent in what they want to do while others fail to do so. What differentiates between them is to discover the talents and develop them accordingly and pay no attention to it. The former are those who achieve success and the latter lag behind of others. Hence, it is important to discover your talent. You need to ask yourself what hidden talents you might have so that you canidentify them and motivate yourself accordingly in the direction of attaining your goals and objectives of life.
Discovering the talents requires determining both positive and negative aspects of your personality, as it not only leads you to strengthen your positive energy, but it also helps you overcome your negativity. Moreover, it helps you improve your self-confidence if you have lack of enthusiasm or hope. It is advisable that you note down the positive elements of your personality and think how you can develop them more in order to succeed in what you want to do in life. As regards negative aspects of your personality that you consider would restrict your progress, you need to try to find ways to overcome or to turn them to positive elements. In doing so, you will not only beable to uncover your hidden talents, but also gain such strength that will enable you to eliminate the negative aspects of your personality.
A person should not discourage himself, nor should he be discouraged by others if he faces disappointments in one area of life. There might be a lot of other areas in which he can show his performance and proceed with good intentions to successfully fulfill his ambitions. In this way, all that is needed is to identify the hidden talents and area of talent and work accordingly towards attaining desired goals and objectives.
It must be noted that just discovering the talents is not enough, but in order to develop your talent to a moderate or satisfactory extent, you need to work hard. As a gem need be carved, shaped and polished for use as jewelry or decoration, so does a person need to undergo the process of changing and becoming stronger, more impressive, successful and advanced for the accomplishment of desired goals and objectives of life.
K. A. Fareed (Fareed Siddiqui)
Writer, Trainer, Author, Software Developer
BBA, MBA-Finance, MPhil-Financial Management, (PhD-Management)
Module 1 - Leadership and Management ILM – UK
Individual Member of Institute of Management Consultants of India