Why Serendipity Is the Skill You Never Knew You Had

I could feel my anger rising.

It was Saturday night, and I was scrolling Twitter when I noticed it. A tweet that sat so far away from my viewpoint it polarised me. My urge to crush the keyboard and belittle the offending statement was intense.

Triggered, a simple declaration drew my polarized response: “Serendipity is a skill that can be learned.”

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I write about decision-making and critical thinking. My goal is to help you (and I) master the art of decision making. https://www.resolve.blog

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Darren Matthews

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I write about decision-making and critical thinking. My goal is to help you (and I) master the art of decision making. https://www.resolve.blog

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