Out of all the things capable of destroying your momentum and keeping you from success, excuses rate among the highest. You can overcome the need to create excuses by keeping moving in the right direction. Even the smallest actions toward achieving your goal can keep the excuses at a minimum and the momentum moving along.
Even if you have heard of the term ‘committed to excellence’, do you fully understand what it means? The following quote is from Aristotle and defines what excellence truly is… “Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those…
Motivation is an essential life skill and you can discover how to be motivated and stay motivated. Some people are lucky and just seem to be born highly motivated, if you are of at least average intelligence you can learn how to be motivated. It doesn’t matter how unmotivated you have been up to now.
If you are not feeling well, it may be due to stress. Stress by itself can cause serious emotional and mental troubles. Actually, it may produce pronounced self-inflicted troubles as well.
If you have never failed, then you have never tried. The fear of failure is something we all face. It’s a part of our lives and will always hold us back if we allow it to. The good news is there are ways I have found that help to overcome that fear and win!
Have you ever traveled a career path only to encounter a cliff with no way to advance over to the other side (hypothetically of course)? If so, did you set up camp and think that this is as good as it gets or did you become determined to reach your destiny and started “bridging the…
It’s no secret that one of the greatest ways to advance your career is by surrounding yourself with many other like-minded people that are driven to succeed. This means getting out and building relationships. But another fantastic way (especially for those that don’t enjoy networking), is by joining a well designed Mastermind Group.
What is your identity? That’s a question we rarely put much thought into but the answer has a tremendous impact on our life and ultimate success. What we identify with actually causes us to travel certain paths which ultimately lead to what we want to achieve.
The other night I arrived home late from working on a new project and everyone was already in bed. As I laid down beside my wife, she shared something our little man had said to her earlier that afternoon. What I heard crushed me and has realigned my focus back to what matters most.
What does every success story have in it but many people lack? It’s the same quality in a person that causes dreams to become real, desires to be obtained, and aspirations to be acquired. Its not mythical or magical but the absence of it is detrimental. I’m talking about one’s PERSISTENCE.