7 Tips to find your talent and make it profitable
Everyone has a talent, and not just one. A talent is a natural endowment of a person. It is an ability or natural capacity that we have. It can be really hard to identify our brightest talents and they are often in the places we least expect. Here are five tips to discover your talents.
Learn from assessments
There are numerous, scientifically validated assessment tools that can help individuals determine key personality traits, interests, skills, and areas of expertise.
Open your mind to all paths
Because you are likely blind to what some of your talents really are, a good place to start when evaluating your talents is to just open your mind to the possibilities. Talents come in all shapes and sizes and extend into many areas of life.
Find what makes you feel strong
Keep track of how you spend the next two days: What are you doing, feeling or thinking about daily? Write down everything that energizes you and makes you feel strong. It could be a particular physical activity such as meeting up and going dancing with a friend or a mental activity such as finding a solution to a difficult problem. Then when you found a few things you repeatedly do and love, dig deeper and see what part of that particular activity made you feel good.