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Unlock Inner Genius: Power Your Path to Extraordinary Success [Book Review]

By: Catherine Mattiske

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Unlock Inner Genius

If you’re ready to unleash your work productivity and tap into the brilliance of your Inner Genius (GQ), this book is an absolute game-changer. It equips you with the essential tools to turbocharge your productivity and take your career or business to new heights. Whether you aspire to be a master communicator or a rapid learner, this book is your ultimate guide. Prepare to uncover invaluable skills and knowledge that will elevate your game and propel you forward in your personal or career journey!

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Make your personal and professional goals come to reality
Innovative techniques to increase performance and productivity
Inner Genius Profile – a science-based personality test gives the ‘practical’ way to Unlock Inner Genius

We’d like to see a comparison of Inner Genius Profile to other profiles, such as MBTI, StrengthsFinder, DiSC etc.  (This is on their website – GQ Academy).

What are the main features of this book?

​If you’re like most people, you have a lot of untapped potential. You might not realize it, but you have a hidden reservoir of genius-level ability and creativity just waiting to be unlocked. And that’s exactly what this book is all about.

The premise of the book is working in your Genius Zone – “the place where we do our best work and live our best life.”

In world-renowned expert Catherine Mattiske, with a three decade career in corporate learning and development, is a learning scientist, and reveals the secrets to tapping into your Inner Genius and unleashing your full potential. She takes you on a journey of self-discovery, helping you to identify your own unique genius. Once you know which of the 12 Inner Genius Archetypes you are, you can start using your natural strengths and abilities to achieve success in all areas of your life.  That’s just the beginning!

Here are just some of the things you’ll learn in this book:

-How to identify your own Inner Genius Archetypes
-The benefits of tapping into your Inner Genius (GQ)
-How to use your Inner Genius to achieve success in all areas of your life
-The secrets to learning faster and communicating better using your Genius Quotient (GQ)

If you’re ready to unleash your Inner Genius and start living the life you were meant to live, then this book is for you!

Is this a book for everyone?

​No, this is not a book for everyone. It is designed for “success seekers” – those people wanting to personally and professionally develop. It is a book for those who are seeking to discover and work in their Genius Zone. It is a book for those who want to learn how to power-up their Inner Genius.

The Inner Genius Archetype is new to the assessment, personality test and profile market. Compared to the traditional assessments such as Myers Briggs (MBTI), DiSC, etc, the Inner Genius Profile is a game-changer. It’s scientifically backed science (up to date – book published 2021).  This means that the outcomes are so accurate it’s truly scary.  How is it that in 5 to 10 minutes, the profile can exactly pinpoint the result???

There are many who believe that the Inner Genius Profile is only for those who are naturally gifted or talented. This could not be further from the truth. The ability to unlock Inner Genius is available to everyone. It is simply a matter of uncovering it and learning your learning and communication preference, and how to work in your Genius Zone.

The book is designed to help you do just that. It will show you how to identify your Inner Genius (GQ) and how to work in your Genius Zone. It is packed with exercises and tips that will help you to power-up your inner genius.

So, if you are seeking to discover your Inner Genius (GQ) and learn how to work in your Genius Zone, then this book is for you.

Is there an age limit for this book?

​If you’re wondering whether or not there’s an age limit for the book “Unlock Inner Genius: Power Your Path to Extraordinary Success”, the answer is a resounding no!

Whether you’re 13 or 80, this book is packed with valuable insights and exercises that can help you tap into your Inner Genius (GQ) and unleash your hidden potential.

  • Why 13? – this is a pivotal age when teens are looking for life direction and finding their Genius Zone as well as learning to learn faster and better is an amazing boost!  The Inner Genius Profile has been designed so that younger people can take it and find their Genius Zone.
  • Why 80?  It’s never too old to tap into your Inner Genius.  In fact, unlocking your Inner Genius is an incredible way to keep learning and growing no matter your age.
  • Everyone in between.  Mattiske says “if you are a success seeker, then unlocking your Inner Genius will help skyrocket your career, business and personal relationships, and the way the world sees you.”

If you’re not familiar with the term ” Genius Quotient (GQ) “, it’s a measure of a person’s learning and communication preferences, leading to their potential for greatness. And while IQ tests have been around for over a century, the concept of an “Genius Quotient (GQ” is brand new.

Unlock Inner Genius author Catherine Mattiske believes that each of us can find their Genius Zone by taking the Inner Genius Profile with results unique to us. And just like our physical bodies, our Inner Geniuses need care and attention if we want to thrive.

Fortunately, the book provides plenty of guidance on how to do just that. It includes exercises for identifying and releasing self-imposed limitations, tips for opening yourself up to new possibilities, and ways to cultivate a more positive mindset.

So whatever your age, if you’re looking for a way to power-up your Inner Genius (GQ), this book is definitely worth checking out!

Unlock Inner Genius: Power Your Path to Extraordinary Success – about the Author

​Are you curious about what it takes to be successful? Do you ever wonder what separates the top performers in any field from everyone else? The answer may surprise you: it’s not necessarily IQ, talent, or even hard work. In Unlock Inner Genius: Power Your Path to Extraordinary Success, author and coach Catherine Mattiske reveals the secret to achieving success in any area of your life.

The key to unlocking your Inner Genius (GQ)is to work in your “Genius Zone.” This is the sweet spot where your natural talents and passions meet. When you operate in your Genius Zone, you are in flow, and your performance improves dramatically. You are also more likely to enjoy the process, because you are doing what you love.

So how do you find your Genius Zone? Start by completing the Inner Genius Profile.  Links are throughout the book.  It will help you taking stock of your natural talents and passions. What are you good at? What do you enjoy doing? When are you most productive? Once you have a better understanding of your strengths and interests, you can start to experiment with different roles and activities to find the ones that fit you best.

It’s also important to understand your Genius Quotient (GQ). Everyone has a different GQ, which is why some people excel in certain fields while others struggle. To start thinking about your GQ, ask yourself how much you enjoy the challenge of the task, how much you believe in your ability to succeed, and how much you are motivated by the rewards of success.

If you want to achieve extraordinary success, it’s essential to unlock your Inner Genius. By working in your Genius Zone and understanding your Genius Quotient (GQ), you can set yourself up for success in any area of your life.

Book scribe – experience with the Inner Genius Profile

​We all have moments of genius. You know, when you are working on a project, or doing an activity where you are totally ‘in the zone’. That’s your Genius Zone.  But what if we could tap into that Inner Genius more often? What if we could learn to harness our creative power and use it to achieve our goals?

We all have the same potential for greatness within us. We just need to learn how to tap into it.

That’s where the “Unlock Inner Genius: Power Your Path to Extraordinary Success” comes in. This easy to read book can help you access your Inner Genius and use it to achieve your goals.

The Inner Genius Profile, measures your Genius Quotient (GQ).  It consists of two parts: your “Inner Genius Archetype” and an “Inner Genius Power-Up”. The personality profile, the Inner Genius Profile, is a questionnaire that helps you identify which of the 12 Inner Genius Archetypes and which of the 6 Inner Genius Power-Ups you naturally have.

How does the Inner Genius Profile work?

Below is the image from the book – the GQ Equation – showing how the Inner Genius Archetype and Inner Genius Power-Up come together.

Gq Equation

Genius Quotient (GQ) Equation

Once you’ve completed the Inner Genius Profile, you’ll have a better understanding of how to tap into your inner genius. You’ll then unlock an amazing “Inner Genius Vault” of materials, that is superbly arranged, and completely customized to you.

So what are you waiting for? It’s time to unlock your Inner Genius and start achieving your goals!

Unlock Inner Genius: What it’s not!

​When it comes to success, we often think that we have to go it alone. But what if there was a way to tap into our inner genius and create a path to success that was more fun, more efficient, and more impactful?

In “Unlock Inner Genius: Power Your Path to Extraordinary Success,” Catherine Mattiske shows us how to do just that. She introduces us to the concept of Inner Genius and explains how we can tap into our own unique genius to create a life and career that is more fulfilling and successful.

Inner genius is not about IQ or talent. It’s about accessing the power of our intuitive selves to achieve our goals. And it turns out that we all have Inner Genius, we just need to learn how to access it.

The Inner Genius Profile is backed by solid science – something unique in the assessment market.   In the book, Catherine bring together neuroscience, psychology, and personal growth to create a powerful set of tools for you to use.

From creating your Inner Genius Profile to crafting an action plan that works for you – this book contains everything you need to get started on your journey with unlocking your inner genius.

It’s time to take control of our lives and unlock our true potential – read “Unlock Inner Genius: Power Your Path to Extraordinary Success” today! With Catherine Mattiske’s help, we can start living life on our own terms and be extraordinary in the process.

Mattiske provides us with practical tools and exercises to help us identify and access our inner genius. She also introduces us to the concept of the Inner Genius Archetypes, which are the different ways that our inner genius manifests itself.

By understanding and accessing our Inner Genius, we can start to create the life and career of our dreams. We can also begin to experience more joy, creativity, and productivity in our lives. So if you’re ready to power up your path to success, then read on to learn more about how to get Unlock Inner Genius.

How good is the layout of this book?

​The layout of a book can be just as important as the story itself. A good layout can make a book more enjoyable to read, while a bad layout can make it a chore.

The layout of this book is excellent. The pages are easy to read and the illustrations are well placed. There is plenty of white space, which makes the book look uncluttered and inviting.

The layout is also well thought out from a usability standpoint. There are loads of tables for each Inner Genius Archetype, making it easy to navigate.

Overall, the layout of this book is top-notch and makes for an enjoyable reading experience.

Is the content useful and informative?

​We particularly liked the opening chapters which gives a solid introduction to ‘who is Inner Genius for?’ and Mattiske deep-dives into all of the different audiences for the Unlock Inner Genius book and the Inner Genius Profile. So from the outset you’ll know if the tool is for you. Super helpful!

If you’re ready to unleash your Inner Genius (GQ) and start making real progress in your life, then GQ Academy (the place where all resources from Catherine Mattiske are housed) is the place for you. GQ Academy offers a variety of courses and resources that will help you learn and grow in all areas of your life. Whether you want to improve your relationships, your career, or your health, we have the resources and courses you need to make it happen. Many resources are free – so it’s worth checking out!

If you’re looking for a growth mindset power-up, then you should check out the series of Inner Genius Programs. There are programs for different areas – all of which are designed to help you unleash your Inner Genius (GQ) and reach your full potential. GQ Academy includes a variety of courses, resources, and activities that will help you learn more about yourself and how you can reach your potential.

If you’re ready to take your life to the next level, then check out the Inner Genius Profile and the range of follow-up programs and tools at GQ Academy today!

Catherine Mattiske Inner Genius GQ

Catherine Mattiske, best known for creating ID9 Intelligent Design and the Genius Quotient (GQ), is a leading light in the corporate learning and team-building industries. She regularly works with large and small organizations to help team members better understand one another while effectively collaborating and boosting individual and team morale and productivity in the workplace.

Contact Catherine

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