By Marilee G. Adams, Marshall Goldsmith
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I was encouraged that she thought enough of me to refer me to her own mentor, this inquiring coach guy. The jury was still out on whether her trust was deserved, but I had nothing to lose by keeping an appointment with Joseph. Besides, even though I was skeptical, I was also curious about him. If he’d helped Alexa and Stan, maybe he had answers that would help me, too. 16 Change Your Questions, Change Your Life A Challenge Accepted 2 M y appointment with Joseph S. Edwards was at ten the next morning.
Joseph asked, smiling. “What a difference! ” “Open,” I said. “Lighter. Upbeat. Curious. Optimistic. A little hopeful . . ” “Good! Good,” Joseph reiterated. ” 47 Discovering Learner and Judger Questions Up until this conversation, I had never paid much attention to the ways questions—even ones I didn’t realize I was asking—directed my feelings and actions. So that must be what Joseph meant by QuestionThinking. What was it he’d said? Thinking takes place as questions and answers. How do you like that!
I was glad for that because I was in no mood to deal with anything else. I guess I was pretty shaken up. Minutes later, in the restroom, I caught my reﬂection in the mirror. Recently, the face staring back at me had been that of a stranger, ﬁlled with tension and anger. Was this the face that Grace had been looking at for the past few months? Truth be told, I wasn’t sure I’d want to hang around that guy myself. Could I really change, as Alexa and Joseph seemed to believe? I wasn’t so sure. 30 Change Your Questions, Change Your Life Discovering Learner and Judger Questions 3 B ack in Joseph’s ofﬁce, I was feeling calmer and a bit more open.