Truth is, it’s not easy to get a dream off the ground. In fact, it’s hard as hell. Sometimes we need a kick in the pants to get started and other times we really just need to know where to begin to get the momentum going. Here are 3 tips to help you stop wishing and start doing.
- Get quiet so you can clear yo’ mind – Work, family, commutes, friends, exercise; our fast paced lives can get so busy that we hardly have time to think much less reflect. But in order to make a dream reality, you’ve got make time to clear yo’ mind and really listen to what your heart is telling you because the key to your next step clarity. How will you know when you’ve arrived if you don’t know where you’re going?
- Write it down – There’s something about putting a goal on paper that makes it real. Having your goal on paper can also help center your thoughts. Taking the time to write my goals down
- Focus on the first step. When you’re ready to take a leap or try something new, thinking about all of the things you need to do can be overwhelming. Avoid starting with a long list; don’t try to take in the whole forest just set your sights on one tree. Ask yourself, “What’s the one thing I can do today to get started?” Don’t discount the small steps either; small steps can lead to big strides if you take enough of them.
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