What Makes a Person Open-Minded?

Adrian S. Potter
3 min readNov 12, 2023

Be willing.

Photo by Wayne Fotografias: https://www.pexels.com/photo/black-man-opening-book-in-hands-5924927/

Performance review season is upon us — the time annually when colleagues give and receive feedback and invent new meh SMART goals ad nauseam.

Inevitably, somebody I mentor will message me during this time, offended or irked by a supervisor who has vaguely asked them to be more open-minded.

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Adrian S. Potter

Antisocial Extrovert · Writer and Poet, Engineer, Consultant, Public Speaker · Writing about self-improvement, gratitude, and creativity · www.adrianspotter.com