As I look at and study the lives of the world's top achievers in business, music, and athletics, there are several traits that stand out as common threads woven throughout these elite professional lives. The view from the top is reserved for a rare few, but what do they have in common to propel them. Are there traits that anyone can model and achieve similar results? I believe there are, and here are 7 common traits among all top achievers.
We are almost 2 weeks in to 2016. That means that the excitement of many of those resolutions and goals we set has begun to wear off. Life sets in again, and the passion to achieve those goals and dreams begins to take a back seat. We can never be successful without keeping our minds in the right place.
It's that time of the year - resolutions, annual plans, setting new goals... There are literally thousands of articles, blogs, videos, e-books, and even webinars giving hundreds of tips, tricks and strategies for reaching your goals for the year. Heck, I have shared a few recently myself, but the truth is, you only really need ONE strategy to make it happen.
So how do you stay motivated to reach big goals when you struggle to keep going, or can’t find the inspiration to take the first step? If you have trouble staying on track, one of these unusual but fun techniques will no doubt help get your fire back. (They’ve certainly helped me.) Here are five ways to keep your eyes on the prize and actually enjoy the process.
Do you want to start exercising and get fit? You can and setting goals is a great way to help motivate yourself. To help you succeed and reach your fitness goals, you need to start slow and easy.
It's that time of year. Everyone is tallying wins and losses and gearing up for an exciting, productive new year. But even a good plan requires unspoiled inspiration, commitment, and execution. How will you fare? If you’ve ever been guilty of throwing in the towel when things have gotten tough or your motivation has waxed and waned, listen up.
Brian Tracy is the world's foremost authority on effective goal setting. His books and training material on goal setting are considered some of the most informative, practical, and impactful in the world today. This video answers the question, "How do you set and stick to goals?"
In this video, Anthony Robbins talks about what it takes to overcome fear, and move forward to achieve your dreams. More importantly, he discusses how our fears feed our failures and create a downward spiral for life.