Getting unstuck in life is very much important as life is a challenging element in today’s era. Sometimes we try to solve it but, lose our hope on it if the puzzle doesn’t get solved with few attempts. Many people don’t try to unstuck from the situation and accept that situation for many years and blame themselves and surroundings. Designers stuck in problem all the time. Being stuck can be a launching pad for creativity. When you imagine yourself as a designer, you know how to ideate. Also, how to come up with lots of options for a lot of possible futures. Creative thinking or thinking out of the box is the only theme to unstuck in life.
Read about: Types of thinking that generate creativity!
As a life designer, you need to go for two options,
- Choose a better idea when you have a lot of good ideas to choose from (and these good ideas can only be generated from optimistic thinking)
- Never choose your first solution to any problem
Mind mapping to unstuck in life:
It is a great tool to ideate by yourself and also a great method for getting unstuck. Mind mapping works by using the simple free association of words one after the other to open up new solutions. This technique teaches you to generate a lot of ideas because it is a visual method. It bypasses your inner logical/verbal thinking part of the brain.
It involves 3 steps:
- Picking a topic
- making the mind map
- making secondary connections and creating concepts from it
It is important to remember when you do this no need to censor your words as big sentences. you can do it fast with a single word or a short sentence. Write down the first word that comes into your mind and continue writing around 5 to 6 things related to that idea. Be rigorous in writing down the first word that comes to your mind related to the situation you are stuck in.
Dysfunctional belief: I’m stuck
Reframe: I’m never stuck because I can generate a lot of ideas.
The key thing to remember when you are feeling stuck, however, is that it is just a feeling, it will pass – Anonymous
Making life unstuck from problems can help you reframe them to design the life you desire. This, in turn, can improve your productivity and helps to achieve financial independence and can foster your early retirement.
What are your ways to unstuck from problems in life?
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