When a crocodile slams its jaws shut, the energy it summons is powerful. When the beast opens its jaws, the force it exerts is weak. That’s because closing muscles are much more robust than opening muscles. Can analogous story be told about you these days? Are you more prone to close down than open up? Is it easier to resist, avoid and say no than to be receptive, extend a welcome and say yes? Cultivate a better balance. You need both skills running full tilt in the days ahead.