One of the keys to success is not to stop.
Most of us know that, but it can be difficult to keep going when there is no sign of the success we seek and the journey becomes challenging.
On the road to success there can be many detours, obstacles and challenges.
The trick is to keep plodding along.
I hate being a beginner.
It’s just so uncomfortable feeling like i am not making any progress.
I hate not knowing how to do something.
But that’s just a fact of life (like in another 235 days, the earth will have revolved around the sun once more … )
And unless you have some god given natural talent, for most of us, starting something new is going to be awkward.
It takes time to become good at a new skill.
We all aspire to do, be and have great things. Yet most of us simply aren’t creating the results we want. We complain that we don’t have enough money, romance, success or joy in our lives.
We point fingers and blame outside problems that “happen” to us and make life more difficult. But what we need to understand and keep at the forefront of our minds is that greatness exists in all of us. It is simply up to us to pull it out of ourselves. Regardless of personal circumstances, economic climates, and access to resources, it helps to maintain faith in the fact we each are more powerful than we think.
We all have the ability to create the life we want. We just need to learn how to do it. Is there an exact “formula”? No, but there are certain common features that successful people exhibit and that anyone can practice. They are what can jumpstart your success and attract what you want in life. You’d be hard pressed to find any high achiever who doesn’t live by the following 7 tips: [Read more…] about 7 Steps for Creating the Life You Want
One of the things that distinguishes ordinary people who achieve outrageous success is this:
They have learn the skill of denying themselves pleasure when they are pursuing big dreams.
Instead of getting sidetracked with the latest phone,vacation homes, or expensive cars, ordinary people in pursuit of big dreams say NO to anything that isn’t wildly important. [Read more…] about Learn To Say No To Yourself
The last couple of days were just crazy for me.
My days were jam-packed with activity, meetings, people stopping in to see me, hundreds of emails, phone calls and messages, one project after another.
I am usually able to maintain calm and focus in the midst of a workday, but the last two days put my abilities to a test.
I stayed calm, but the stress levels were definitely higher than I care for.
After all that, I needed to decompress.
So today is a decompression day for me. I have a number of tried-and-true methods that work for me, and I have to say, in the last 24 hours, my stress levels have dropped dramatically.
Here’s what works for me: [Read more…] about 10 Ways to Decompress after High Stress