Hannibal had many military successes, and his exploits have much to teach all those whose skill set requires leadership skills and strategic ones, be it the marketer, the politician, the entrepreneur or the sports coach.
If you suffer from a mental health condition, be it depression, bipolar disorder, personality disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, schizophrenia etc, know that you can do great things!
We tend to feel comfortable with dogmas, the dominant ideas , assumptions, rules and conventions that everyone accepts without questioning, abides by and vociferously defends, no matter what. Solving a problem by looking at it from a new perspective or reframing it requires courage, as it means letting go of the security generated by thinking in the same way the rest of the world thinks.
It does remind us that just because we have always believed something to be true, then it’s necessarily true. We need to be courageous enough to look closely at our beliefs and challenge them.