This is a Liminal Moment in History, So What Will You Do?
Now is when you seize your dreams with a vengeance! When could there be a better time to Go For It? Considering the second biggest reason aspiring entrepreneurs along with many other types of vision dreamers give for not pursuing their major goal is – TIME, now is the time to go for your dreams. The power of positive thinking combined with definite action will propel you into the future you long for.
Are you hanging out on the couch? Have you made it out of bed today? Are you binge-watching a new tv series? Are you gaming day in and day out? How’s the diet going? Are you in the right position in your life? Maybe you’re stressed with the fear and worry that is rampant. Perhaps you are overwhelmed with your kids at home trying to manage online classes since schools are shut down. Maybe you are struggling to be disciplined doing your day job from home since offices are closed. Even worse, maybe you got laid off. Ask yourself, are you headed in the right direction? These answers define you and your future. Brace yourself for change and action because now is your moment to shine. We are going to share some of our insight into how to accelerate your life and seize your desired future during these times.
Society as a whole has more time on their hands than ever before. We have an unprecedented amount of extra time during this unparalleled period in history. With the mandate to Shelter In Place and working from home is a government order; going out to the movies, restaurants, bars, trade shows, parties, parks, etc. is off-limits. Going to your work is forbidden unless your job is deemed essential. Now, Hence, you have some extra time, and it could last for weeks or longer. Don’t waste your life right now streaming tv series and movies. Quality family time is priceless, so capture as much as you can while balancing taking actions to Go For It!
Of course, there are some limits to work around with Shelter In Place. There are ways to begin your journey to achieve your dreams though. Make progress and build inertia. Where there is a will there is always a way!
You hear stories about how some people made fortunes during crises. How about you being that type of person? Sure, you can invest in stocks or real estate when markets are down, but instead, invest in yourself now. Take action immediately. Follow this 10-step regimen to change the trajectory of your life forever in an immensely positive way.
- Decide what dream you will pursue right now, not later
- Write down your goal on paper and put it where you will see everyday
- Place the goal in your mobile calendar, set that reminder to go off each day
- Make a Vision Board that includes Personal/Family/Professional goals
- Start using your mobile calendar & map out/account for all your time
- Exercise at least 15 minutes daily (longer is better)
- Meditate each morning, period!
- Write an action plan with a timeline to accomplish your dream
- Reward yourself for each action item accomplished
- Repeat this routine daily!
* Place this 10-step regimen in your life, to change your life by using your time wisely in your calendar as a daily task reminder.
Better to control your mind and focus on the future along with making your dreams manifest in the future. There is a future as we will get through Covid-19. Allowing your mind to cycle on negativity will do you harm. The power of positive thinking is your best superpower now. Time is on your side so use it while the country is working to heal itself. Take advantage of being at home. The Internet still works so you can research, contact people, study, and do what it takes to advance your dreams. As Benjamin Franklin said, “Lost time is never found again.” In the case of using this extra time on your hands to change your life now, if you lose this time you may never conjure up the tenacity to achieve your dreams. Use the 10-step regimen starting… now. Go for it!
David M. Rose is a serial entrepreneur and CEO. He builds Revenue Engines around the world using his proprietary Renaissance Methodology. He has delivered over two billion dollars to public and private companies. David’s passion is working on the frontline to guide leaders and their employees to achieve their goals by transforming people and processes. His ten-year global study discovered the typology of rejection and is published in the book, Overcoming The 15 Categories of Rejection.
Joshua Barrett Furrh, is a senior business leader and consultant. For over a decade he has brought substantial change and increased revenue in the energy industry. His commitment to helping businesses innovate and accelerate change placed him on the 20 Under 40 list in his community. Joshua delivers substantial revenue growth to business owners and the C- Suite. His proven experience, versatile entrepreneurial skills, along with his ability to inspire and manage people makes him a valuable resource to owners in various industries.