Sometimes businesses and people read, get mentors and hire business coaches to improve, to take it to the next level. However, they are afraid of experimenting, implementing innovating ideas, and concern of what others would think if they do it. The point they often miss is that to improve, to take it to the next level, the business/individual must embrace change and be willing to take calculated risks. Calculated risks and change are the pathway that leads to success and prosperity. You know what you want to achieve, so that is your goal, plan a route and follow it. When you find an obstacle, focus on your goal, change your plan as needed and keep moving toward your goal.
Like all parties and event, business have a purpose. This purpose is about the launch of innovative ideas, it is about the people behind the business, it is about the relationships with others and it is about the contribution and service to others that get rewarded. Opportunities will come to the businesses that practice and sustain all the above, as well as having all the client and customer they can manage. How focused is your business purpose with the actual on-going business activities? If you want to renew or re-focus your business activities, contact me at idealthinking.com.au/contact-me
Many people think that success comes to those people that have done great things. In a matter of speaking, this is true. Then again, it is a lot more than that. Success is about: Understanding what did not work, learn from it and what to try next. Doing one step at the time and continue until the outcome is achieved. Making a challenge to deal with out of every problem, obstacle, barrier found on the way to achievement. Self-belief, the belief that it can be done, the belief that if the plan does not work, then change the plan, while keeping the outcome, the purpose as your true north. Loving what you do, have a personal pride to achieve it. Your own ability to learn, to change and adapt to overcome each challenge. The journey to achieve the outcome, instead of the outcome. In short, success is all about your mindset and your ongoing approach to all you do in life.
Impatient people often get nothing done, as they keep changing what they are doing trying to get it quickly. Patient people get all they want. In this regard, I will always prefer a person with tenacity and patience than a clever one… If the person has all, even better.
Many times, we talk about how bad is a rainy day or a Monday or whatever. The reality is that we are the ones making the rainy day bad and so on. Consider that without rain, we would not have water to drink, the rivers would not have water flowing and we would not be able to water our crops and eat… In short, consider how sometimes we make a small inconvenience a big problem. On this line, consider this 4-min video on this subject (English with Spanish subtitles): https://youtu.be/5qeNLgmxpnU
Challenge – Wealth creation: You build wealth and it seems always something comes up, use it and must start from scratch again. Potential solution: Revise your personal values. There could be a conflict among them, like in one hand you want to build wealth, while on the other hand, you grew up in an environment where wealth was deemed to be bad. Other personal value conflicts could also create similar outcomes.