‘’ The greatest battles in personal and professional life are fought in the mind. Take charge of your mind, transform your life ’’ – Omawumi Ogbe.
BELIEVE PLAN ACT
Whether you believe you can or you can’t, you’re absolutely right. The first step to improving your business or transforming it, is believing. As a business owner, give yourself a healthy dose of self-believe, self-confidence, self-worth and self-esteem. When you have all of these together, you can now charge after your goals.
When planning or setting your goals, it has to be specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, relevant and time-bound. Set audacious positive goals. The kind of things you think and say has a way of transforming your mind, you need to be positive. Therefore, you have to write your goals down, let them be holistic.
When your goals are written down, then it is time to follow it up with action, by stepping out in self-confidence. If you are determined, that means you are truly ready to stand by your decisions and do all the necessary hard work to achieve great things in your life. No famous person simply sat and waited for success to fall into their hands just like that. You need to act.
There are critical skills that help improve one’s mind. These skills include, complex problem solving, critical thinking, creativity, people management, coordinating with others, emotional intelligence, judgment and decision making, service orientation, negotiation and cognitive flexibility.
Create a vision statement, let the project be 5-10 years into the future, dream big and focus only on success, use the present tense, use clear, concise, jargon-free language, infuse it with passion and make it inspiring.
Transforming your mind is about feeding your faith and not your fear, your mind is more powerful than you can imagine and there are no limits. The only limit is the one you have placed on your mind. Everything you need to succeed, you have it, you just need to leverage your mind to bring it up to reality. When someone gives you a no for an answer, you are talking to the wrong person, look for the right person, and stop giving your power away to others. How are you living your life? Are you living your life because of or in spite of? Don’t forget that your mind is the seat of power.