I nod my head and I say to you, “I agree with you” and I genuinely do.
You now believe that I am onboard and I will drive the desired outcome along with you.
But agreement is not alignment.
And because I am only in agreement, I will struggle to find the same passion and energy required to drive the desired outcome as you.
So, how about we move beyond agreement which is built on logic and move towards alignment which is built on stories.
Once I am aligned, I will find the fuel to change. Rarely can an agreement drive change, what drives change is an alignment.
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