Do you believe everyone sees the world the way you do? Do you often believe the first thing you learn about something? Do you hate to be wrong? When someone gives you feedback, do you get defensive? If you can say yes to any of these questions, you may have egocentric tendencies. This isn’t the same as being egotistical, it simply means you have natural tendencies to think one way and probably don’t think you have a problem.
The truth is that many of us probably have at least a little egocentric thinking. The first step in any improvement plan is identifying the problem. Start by taking the egocentricity quiz. This will help you determine your tendencies and give you suggestions on how to become more open and fair-minded.