You are midway through your project, and you are steadily losing interest. Your motivation is almost gone, and you feel helpless to keep it. What can you do to stay motivated, so that you are able to stay on track through the remainder of the project and not experience motivation burn-out? Here are 5 tidbits to help you stay motivated: The First Thing You Need to Do Is to Visualize Your Success Before you take another step, visualize yourself at the end of the project with everything accomplished the way you wanted. Why? Because what we tell ourselves […]
Sometimes, we can be our greatest enemy. But sometimes, we can be our greatest asset. While it is normal to want to succeed in life, it is very easy to put a great deal of pressure on ourselves to achieve what we want, especially being a leader. But there is a fine line between driving yourself to reach a goal and drive yourself crazy. There comes a time when you need to back off for a minute. Knowing when that is, and how to do it, will keep you from the kind of breakdown that comes from too […]
You have been trying, and failing, for too long. So, what gives? Are you as limited as you think you are, or is something else going on? It could be that you have limited yourself. Most limitations are self-imposed, for one reason or another. So how can you tell when a limitation is real, or something else entirely? Look for The Word “They”Anytime you make a ‘they’ statement, what you are talking about is your self-doubt. You may feel like ‘they’ are keeping you in the same boring job, or from becoming financially independent; but in truth, it […]
It should come as no surprise that the habits we form will determine our success or failure. After all, habits already dictate a lot about our lives. If we eat large amounts of food regularly and then not exercise, we can expect to have physical consequences to our actions. That is why it is so important to form good habits so that we can reach our fullest potential as the next generation of leaders. What is even more interesting, is the fact that these same good habits can help us to stay motivated when it comes to realizing our […]
If your room feels cluttered, it might be time to take a good look, not at your stuff (but yes, at your stuff, because you are going to need to clean that), but at your habits. But rather than going on a massive cleaning spree that takes all weekend, you instead need to focus on creating a new mindset entirely. One where decluttering becomes a fun, and easy habit.
Losing motivation happens to the best of us. There are tricks to staying motivated though, many of which involve taking a good hard look at your goals. With a little preparation and solid planning, there is no reason why you cannot stay motivated all the way through whatever you have set out to accomplish. How are you going to set out to achieve your amazing goal? Well my leadership mavens, lets dig into it: Start with the Big PictureWhat are you trying to accomplish? What is your eventual goal? The clearer your vision, the more likely […]