In the context of the EI Lenses framework, this emotion of clarity, is particularly critical when the individual
has to perceive shared possibility, when working with individuals who are rivals.
Despite the high levels of competition between the Individuals, this emotion powers the individual with clear insight. Insight that pierces through the turgid currents of suspicion, ruining the capacity of rivals to work together in one team. Clarity of how the waters of hostility enswirl the interaction, is perceived with unflappable serenity. Dangerous whirlpools and fatal rocks are avoided, with considerable skill, just the space of shared possibility is opened up between the individuals, and the opportunity is seized, so that the individuals may work together.