Chapter 2EXPLORE A TALENT CATALYST CONVERSATION

The basic difference between human beings and other species is that we live in a world that is created by the stories we tell.

GEORGE GERBNER

We all need fresh perspective at times — but it’s hard to see life in a new light if we are groping around in the dark for the switch. The Talent Catalyst Conversation is the switch to help you to identify new possibilities and shine light on your situation. Amazing things can happen when you decide to engage your talent, and the first step is to recognize that you are the author of a story you can change—for good.

Let’s take a look at Ben’s story. Ben felt as if his life were set in stone. “I dreamed of being a teacher and helping others get ahead like my ...

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