Watch this powerful video that was created by one of my dearest friends son. What name do you want to leave? How do you want people to remember you? Do you want to just exist or do you want to leave a legacy..your choice....
With few exceptions, we cannot control what happens to us when our lives are negatively impacted, however, we can control how we respond to these negative situations. The programing within our mind is based on past experiences or fear that has been created from within our environment, and this creates an initial reaction. As a result, many people stop thinking clearly and accept their circumstance as being the “norm”. They believe it is out of their control, so they “go with the flow” – running with a temporary negative emotion and simply hoping that somehow a positive outcome will result.
Imagine you start off on a journey with no idea where your destination is. Which direction do you take to start? If you ask someone else, you are at the mercy of their objective, not your own. And do you even understand why you wanted to start this journey? Was it because someone else said you...
Brian is a New York Times best selling author and his book, The 12-Week Year, shows how you can get more done in 12 weeks than most people do in 12 months!
In the latest episode of my podcast, Maximize Your Potential, I chat with Chris Robinson, Executive Vice President of the John Maxwell Team. Chris has a passion for serving others and adding value, much like myself, so it was great to get his insights on what it means to Maximize Your Potential.
One of the biggest things that hold people back from doing what they love is other people telling them that they can't! For you to maximize your potential and live a life of fulfillment you need to ignore the naysayers and believe in yourself. I will add that you need to have a degree of realism as I outline in my book, 10 Steps 2 Freedom, and choose who you listen to. You should be aligning yourself with people who are a little further along the journey that you wish to travel.
In this latest episode of Maximize Your Potential I introduce the very talented Tina Brigley who is walking the walk and she graciously shares her story with me.
Listen to the latest episode of my podcast, Maximize Your Potential, where I explain how life is like a GPS. You can subscribe to the podcast to receive notifications as each new episode is released.
Until you learn to love yourself you will struggle to love others and will almost certainly not be able to maximize your potential. When I was listening to this song on my run today I started to think about it in terms of talking to myself rather than another person as the writer intended. I feel that this is an even more powerful statement when put in this context.
So I ask you, do you love yourself?