Thursday, January 27, 2011
The Art of Self-Motivation
The difference between those who will be successful and those who will not, hinges of two critical elements: 1. each individual’s power of self-motivation and personal sense of accountability; 2. each individual’s “BIG WHY”—the important reason they established for wanting to compete and achieve the goal originally.
So, where am I in all this? You would place me in the “hopelessly behind” category. Oh, I am fully involved in the challenge—but behind—18 days behind and 23 blogs to go with FIVE DAYS LEFT to complete the challenge.
Now, the pressure was on. I would have to write and post 23 blogs in five days in order to complete the challenge…and I had so many other important demands to meet elsewhere. I felt pressured. I had to get this done.
I HAD to get this done.
“Why?” my conscious mind said. “There’s no consequence if you don’t. Take it off your list. You’ve got other important things to do. Let it go.”
“I can’t,” my inner voice replied…
Check back this afternoon for PART TWO…will I do it? Would you? Leave a comment as to why or why not!
Here’s to your TRUE success!
Kathleen Aston International
Founder & Life-Fulfillment Strategist