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9 Attributes of a Reflective Practitioner

Stay curious

maintain a boundless and childlike sense of wonder

Be resilient

remain calm and confident in the face of doubt

Nurture simplicity

avoid unnecessary complexity, seek the core 

Value ambiguity

do not be bound by limiting assumptions

Pay attention to detail

exercise the power of noticing what may be new

Resist certainty

remain open to new perspectives

Hold on tightly, let go lightly

be thoughtful and confident while remaining humble

Learn ceaselessly

be willing to explore the unknown

Embrace failure as your mentor

actively seek to learn from experience

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