Looking up at the San Francisco Opera, by Mary Gow

Looking up at the San Francisco Opera, photo by Mary Gow

What do you do when you can’t make up your mind?

Do you wait for an answer?

Do you feel your way through? Or decide by weighing pros and cons?

Or do you just know?

In the book
Practical Intuition” author Laura Day offers a way to test a choice by acting as though you’re eating this decision. See how it feels as it goes through your system. Does it cause a tummy ache? Or does it feel good?

One advisor I consulted said something I never forget. When you feel like you can’t go forward, backward, or sideways, remember to look up!