Intuition is a superpower we all possess—a type of secret inner gift. It is your most sacred, trustworthy, brilliant internal guidance system. And yet most of us override, negate, dismiss, or forget about this precious present. We go to our head before we go to our heart to fit in to a fast-paced, intellectualized society.
And while our brains are absolutely brilliant in their ability to help us find logic and make sense of things, they don't have a deeper connection to the world around us. Some call this deeper connection divine intelligence, source energy, or infinite knowing. It's the inner voice that tells you to apply for the job you think is beyond your reach or avoid a person who seems great on paper but makes you uncomfortable. It’s that instant knowing or feeling in your gut. And it's something we should all be paying more attention to. Now.
Your intuition is quite literally your most accurate, personalized guide through the ups and downs in life. I have found that my most miraculous moments came when I listened to my intuition. Conversely, my "oh crap, what did I do?" moments occur when I don’t listen to my inner guidance system.
Here are five practices that can help you develop a rock-star intuition: