How to maintain your self improvement course
Once you have decided on a self improvement course, you will face moments
along your journey where it seems that you are not making progress toward
your goal. It is but natural.
Staying in the course when the results do not seem to be coming can be
challenging. But then, you must not give up when you are pursuing a
Stay on your self improvement course. Do not jump overboard. If you
believe in your dream and is willing to see it through, you will surely
enjoy the sweet reward of success when you arrive at your destination.
Below are four tips for staying the self improvement course.
1. Stay positive.
Your mental attitude toward your situation is very important. If you
think possibilities, you will be better able to focus on the
opportunities that are present in setbacks or delays.
Try to become your own dictator when you surrender your will to negative
thoughts. Keep a positive attitude. You know that you have what it takes
Tell yourself to think thoughts that will lift your spirit and renew that
desire to succeed.
2. Pull versus Push.
It is not possible to push a rope. Neither can you make any progress by
pushing and forcing it to move to your liking.
Experts will tell you that you need to make yourself "attractive" so that
you can effortlessly draw to yourself what you want in life. This will
also move you away from seducing or pushing in order to produce the
outcome that you desire.
What have you been attracting to your life? Are you the one doing the
pushing or the pulling?
3. Be persistent.
Continue on taking action daily toward your dreams and goals. Patience
and persistence are the crowning qualities of self-confident champions.
Think of the gardener who plants a seed and then waits for it to sprout
and grow. He waters and nourishes the seed even when he does not see
immediate results, having faith that the seed will develop into a
Like the gardener, do not think of what you see and what is going on
today. Look ahead in the future and what your actions now will result to.
What can you do today to achieve your future plans?
4. Have a success partner.
Having a success partner to encourage and support you especially when you
are down or frustrated can make the difference in achieving a goal.
Sometimes our vision is blurred by distraction or discouragement. Having
a supportive partner who wants big things for you and believes in you can
help you stay the self improvement course.
You can do it on your own, but you do not have to do it alone. You have a
Why not have a success partner who will stick with you not only through
the good times but also through the bad times?
Elbert Hubbard "Know what you want to do, hold the thought firmly, and
do every day what should be done, and every sunset will see you that much
nearer to your goal."
Nobody told you that the self improvement course you have chosen to trek
is easy. But with enough willpower and the perseverance to go on, you
will finally reach that long awaited destination which is success.