Are you someone who finds themselves caught up in a long list of inspiring ideas on a daily basis? Perhaps you keep a journal full of your ideas, adding to it feverishly at times, and now sure what project to start first. Likely, you also shamelessly excel at most things you try- with the ability to pick up new skills quickly.
If this is starting to make your ears perk up and say “Wow… that’s so me,” then it’s pretty darn likely that you’re a multipotentialite. Never heard the term before? Brace yourself for some self-identity clarification!
What is a multipotentialite?
A multipotentialite is defined as an individual with a wide range of abilities, skills, and potential, spanning across industries. As a multipotentialite, individuals often have a highly difficult time deciding on what route they should take with their careers, as they truly feel that they could succeed in multiple avenues. Not only that, but if you’re a multipotentialite, you likely not only feel that you could succeed in multiple avenues, but you actually get a large amount of joy and energy by exploring new topics and cultivating skills, and get bored easily when you aren’t able to be constantly curious and expanding. It’s no surprise that the vast majority of entrepreneurs are, you guessed it, multipotentialites!
Common Pitfalls of those with unlimited potential
Upon first hearing the definition of a multipotentialite, many people think to themselves “Wow, that sounds amazing! It’s basically someone who is super adaptable and can do pretty much anything!” To which, the rest of us multipotentialites cringe with the anxiety of experience- knowing that there’s actually a long list of obstacles that accompany being so multifaceted. Among some of the things that multipotentialites struggle with include:
Here are 5 things you can do to truly thrive as a multipotentialite:
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