The Perspective Lenses IQ Matrix explores four mental lenses you can use that will transform your perspective of the events and circumstances of your life. These lenses are especially of value when facing adversity, problems or difficulties. For instance, when faced with an overwhelming challenge, take a moment to filter this challenge using these four perspective lenses. These lenses will immediately shift how you think and interpret your predicament. Moreover, they will help you see things in a far more optimal and advantageous way. You can then make the most of your predicament rather than spending your time feeling sorry for yourself.
Here is a quick breakdown of each branch of this map:
- The Purpose Lens: Use the Purpose Lens to find purpose and meaning in every experience. This is all about being more intentional with your decisions and actions. It’s also about being mindful of the desired outcomes you would like to create.
- The Positivity Lens: Use the Positivity Lens to find value in every experience. This is all about cultivating hope, enthusiasm, and optimism. It’s about infusing joy into each moment and bringing to mind the positives in every situation.
- The Potential Lens: Use the Potential Lens to find possibilities and opportunity in every experience. This is all about actively searching for solutions and answers that could help you overcome the difficulties you face. It’s about expanding the potential of the moment and making the most of the possibilities that exist.
- The Process Lens: Use the Process Lens to find patterns in every experience. This is all about exploring better ways to solve problems, to achieve your goals, and to develop new skills. It’s about finding ways to systematize things and build frameworks that improve performance.
Use this map as a reference guide and reminder tool to help awaken new perspectives and insights when dealing with problems, challenges and difficult moments in your life.