Simple Definition of SHAKEDOWN
- A thorough search of something
- A thorough test in order to make sure there are no problems or defects
There’s a reason why #SHAKEDOWN narratives need to exist. Counterfeit narratives exist in the public domain. The only way to answer counterfeit narratives is to counter them, which is what the #SHAKEDOWN narratives seek to do.
Beyond knowledge and insight, when we search for the personal lessons, and we’re honest about our own failures – when we live authentically – that’s when real growth begins to happen.
Related glossary of terms:
Mythos – a set of beliefs or assumptions about something
Schema – a representation of a plan or theory in the form of an outline or model
Spiel – a long or fast speech or story, typically one intended as a means of persuasion or as an excuse but regarded with skepticism or contempt by those who hear it
Chutzpah – personal confidence or courage that allows someone to do or say things that may seem shocking to others
Raison ‘d etre – the most important reason or purpose for someone or something’s existence.
Causa sui – denotes something which is generated within itself
Weltanschauung – a particular philosophy or view of life; the worldview of an individual or group.
Schadenfreude – pleasure derive by someone from another person’s misfortune
Gestalt – something that is made of many parts and yet is somehow more than or diferent from the combination of its parts
Logos – a statement, sentence or argument used to convince or persuade the targeted audience by employing reason or logic
The Ether – the air, the sky.