Convert your disadvantages into advantages.

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By James Shone

This week I was hugely inspired by an article sent to me written by Sir Richard Branson. In this piece the great entrepreneur talks about turning your disadvantages in to your strengths. In his case he believes his dyslexia, which beset him at school has been key to his success. It has taught him to be resilient and to approach things from another angle. The se qualities have been key in the establishment and success of the Virgin Group.
We must ask ourselves this question: “What is my biggest disadvantage and how can I use it for good?” In my case it is my sight loss and I am making progress in using this to my advantage….not just as an excuse for being hopeless at DIY!

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