Transits & Tactics: Human Design Gate 16

by | May 27, 2024

May 26th to June 1st 2024

Sun in Gate 16 – Gate of Skills

Gate 16, known as the Gate of Skills, holds a significant influence in terms of mastery through enthusiasm and repetition. This gate embodies the energy of refining abilities and honing talents over time, encouraging us to delve deeply into their interests. When the sun is in Gate 16, it sparks a period of focused skill development where your passion for a subject can drive you to attain higher levels of expertise and competence. This gate promotes the idea that initial efforts may feel clumsy, but persistence and practice lead to excellence. It’s about embracing the process of learning and improvement, knowing that initial failures are just steps toward eventual mastery.

For online visibility, try to see what you really love doing/talking about/creating in your business that can be mastered further this week. Beware of the desire to go deep and wanting to spend on extra courses and workshops. First ask yourself if you already purchased something really valuable but never had a chance to practice it/study it. Follow your strategy and authority to decide if this is what you want to focus on.

Grounding: Earth Gate 9 – Gate of Focus

On the other hand, Gate 9, known as the Gate of Focus, provides the grounding energy necessary for this period of skill enhancement. The Earth’s position in Gate 9 complements the enthusiastic drive of Gate 16 by channeling it into a concentrated and disciplined effort. This gate emphasizes the importance of focusing on specific tasks and avoiding the distractions that can scatter one’s energy. It encourages the practical application of skills and knowledge, ensuring that efforts are not wasted on unproductive pursuits. Together, these two gates create a dynamic synergy where enthusiasm and focus align, making it an ideal time for undertaking projects that require sustained effort and attention. This combination is particularly beneficial for activities like marketing and online visibility, where a clear focus can turn enthusiasm into tangible results.

The influence of the current transit also supports a strategic approach to skill development, advocating for a thoughtful and deliberate path rather than one marked by impulsiveness. By integrating the enthusiasm of Gate 16 with the focus of Gate 9, you can effectively channel their energies into meaningful growth and achievement.

Online visibility tip: Ask yourself, what do I love that I can focus on the details of and create content around those details? Then create it – even if it only highlights one aspect of the bigger picture.

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Juliette Stapleton

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Juliette Stapleton is a Visibility Strategist for coaches and experts. She teaches how to attract clients online, creating your OWN marketing experience that feels good, easy and aligned with who you are and brings results.

Juliette has been featured in Forbes and several major business and marketing podcasts, like SocialChatter, 365Driven, Rising Tide, iHeart Radio, and Confident Live. She is an active contributor to world-leading online publications, such as Influencive, Addicted2Success, Thrive Global, Good Men Project and many more.

She lives in Tallinn, Estonia.

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