The use of the forest and trees mental model in decision-making is to switch your mindset between seeing the larger picture and the details. “Forest for the trees” was probably used since 1546[i] and means seeing the bigger picture. So, are you a forest or a tree person? Some of us are consumed with details; […]
I believe in mindsets, what we do and can do, all lies in our mindset. The mindset of fresh starts offers an opportunity to make a pause, see our true values, and start again.