Ep 6: Embodying Your Exceptional Abilities

Feb 21, 2023

Hello my friends! For today’s episode, I will be talking about the Three Zones in which we operate, identifying our zone of genius, and moving from the Eh to our Exceptional Abilities. I will also answer some questions from Instagram about quiet quitting, exceptional abilities in Corporate America, and working in the Exceptional Zone as an underrepresented leader. 

Let’s delve in!


In this Episode You’ll Learn:

  • [02:02] The Three Zones
  • [03:45] The Exceptional Zone
  • [07:19] The Zone of Excellence
  • [09:50] The Eh Zone
  • [11:39] Likes and Dislikes
  • [13:06] Trusting others
  • [13:34] Instagram Questions
  • [13:42] Do you think that quiet quitting has to do with people working outside of their exceptional abilities?
  • [15:07] Do you think it’s possible to work in your exceptional abilities in Corporate America?
  • [16:53] Do you think it’s harder for underrepresented leaders to work in the Exceptional Zone?



  • “Though it’s innate, we have to work to continue to hone it over time.” [05:59]
  • “Commitment is the gateway to the zone of genius.” [06:42]
  • “What’s required is trust of other people.” [13:09]



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