Opportunity Knocks every day
but all too often it is ignored. It’s up to each
whether they open the door to new possibilities.
different shapes and sizes with one common denominator, it takes
work to reach.
choice may be there are ways to reach your goal.
just a few
suggestions to better yourself as a person; they are proven methods you
can apply to reach success.
your Circumstances - You
have a choice in life to
position or change it. If you choose to plug along in life hoping that something will change
for the better, you will not get very far. Always remember that when it
comes to changing your circumstances, you can – you have
Your Potential - In order to succeed at
anything, you need to
see that you have the potential to reach your goals.
Dream -Be honest with yourself as to
what you want out of
life and what you want to give of your life. Allow yourself to think
on Something you
When you start out, make a list of everything you find
interesting. Then in a second column, write down the skills you have in
relation to each of those items.
Everyone has failures or
mistakes from the past. Simply
move forward and make
better, more educated decisions from the lessons learned.
Give Up -To reach success, you have
to persevere. Everyone gets tired, so take a breather and
remember why you started in the first place.
Unstoppable Attitude -You need to have
determination. Like in the
children’s story of
‘The Little Engine That Could’.
the Complaining -
When you are spending time
complaining about the
obstacles you are facing, you are wasting so much time being negative
that you are actually loosing chances to move forward. Instead of
thinking of challenges as problems, think of them as opportunities.
a Plan - Even if
it is flimsy to begin with, you should construct a plan to include
goals, milestones, deliverables such as contracts, business
plans, etc., and accomplishments. This will provide you with a
visual. Get the training need.
Responsibility - You need to accept
responsibility if you make a bad decision or fall behind
in your plan. Any delays will closed several doors of
opportunities. Who is to blame? The same goes for your
successes, acknowledge when something goes right.
*Be grateful -
Not only for what you have and what is to come. Say thank you at least
three times a day, silently. And remember to say it aloud to everyone
* Smile -
People are naturally drawn to a smile, it's the one thing you can do
that is a universal language. It doesn't matter if you don't
like smiling, do it anyway until it's a habit. It's a way of
'no one is going to rain on my parade' today!