Does consistency outperform perfection? Here’s a thought-provoking article by fellow highly sensitive person Amy Barbato.
I’ve decided to apply my approach to maintaining a healthful lifestyle, to other personal goals. I’ve often reassured friends who fall short of a desired daily exercise or diet plan, to repeat after me: “So what?” Take a breath, acknowledge that you did the best you could for today (you’re permitted a diversion), and just keep going. Continue reading “Does consistency outperform perfection?”
Are you focused and committed? Are you the type of person that makes the most of every moment? If so, you probably have a positive attitude and are happy. If not, then you need to adjust your focus and attention.
Too many people spend time worrying about what will happen next month, or next year, or worse, they keep living in the past. Can you relate to this? I definitely can! When this happens it means that we are not making the most of what we are doing in the present moment. Continue reading “Are you focused and committed?”
Do you have a sense of urgency? I do! I probably have triple the amount of a sense of urgency than most people. This doesn’t make me a better person, but I get frustrated when I and others don’t give their best effort.
My definition of a sense of urgency is having a burning desire to accomplish or do something in a time efficient and organized way. Not a perfect way, but an honest effort way. In my personal and business pursuits, I find that too many people don’t share my feelings. Continue reading “Do you have a sense of urgency?”
Do you lack motivation? I do sometimes, although this bothers me, I realize that it’s impossible to be “on” all the time. It happens to us all. One day we’re motivated and the next day we’re in the dumps having a pity party. Staying motivated isn’t easy! If it were, everybody would do it.
You may have felt good about a certain job or project when it began. You were thrilled with enthusiasm and motivation. Then you hit a few speed bumps and unexpected failures and your motivation waned. You may have fallen into self-doubt and decided to give up. All those positive thoughts turned into negative ones. Continue reading “Do you lack motivation?”