If you are reading this article right now, chances are that you are interested in improving your life. You want to have more success. You want to enjoy a good standard of living. You want to make an impact on the people and world around you. And you want to live a life that allows you to enjoy the good things that you deserve. Being success minded is a great quality. The question is – what are the things you need to do in order to achieve it?
According to David Schwartz in his book, The Magic of Thinking Big, the bdifference between those who succeed and those who don’t doesn’t have anything to do with the size of a person’s brain, but rather by the size of their thinking. In a world that sends messages that ‘destiny is outside of your control’, that ‘whatever will be will be’ and that ‘success is only for an elite few’, it is understandable why many people struggle to think big. But the reality is that the difference between those who achieve their dreams and those who don’t is that they are able and willing to think beyond the norm and ultimately, make BIG THINGS happen.
So, what can you do to make those BIG THINGS happen for yourself? Read on below to get some ideas:
Stop wishing, and start believing. In fact, it isimperative that you foster a belief in yourself that you WILL achieve, you WILL become and you WILL do whatever needs to be done to make your success a reality. Belief, strong belief, triggers the mind to figure out how to make something happen. Belief in success is the one basic, completely essential ingredient that every successful person must have.
SET BIG GOALS No one ever stumbles into success unless they have a very clear goal. Remember that the important thing isn’t where you are, but where you want to go. If you’re not sure where you’re going, then take a minute to answer these questions:
TAKE BIG ACTION A goal is more than a dream. A goal is a dream that has been acted upon. Once you have your goals in mind, then it’s time to get to work to make them happen. Action doesn’t mean waiting for perfect conditions. It means you have to move forward, dig in, and do it NOW!
THINK BIG Your thought processes direct exactly what you will become. Think you’re weak, think you are lacking, think you will lose, think you are second-class and you are doomed to mediocrity. Instead, cultivate and practice thoughts such as these:
Written by Kelli Corasanti owner of Studio 8 Fitness and is an ACE Certified Personal Trainer specializing in functional training. She is also certified as a Youth Fitness Specialist through the International Youth Conditioning Association. She holds a master’s degree in Counseling Education and has previous experience as a Mad Dogg certified SPIN Instructor.
To learn more about Kelli visit http://www.studio8fitness.com/
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