Are you stuck in your life’s journey? Why is it that your hope is wavering? Why do you contemplate giving up almost all the time?
It is atrocious to realize that a high number of people who had given up on their passion started with disbelief. Truth be told; Life constantly uncaps loads of apprehension and anxiety and the only way to stay happy and motivated to work out your goals is to hone your positive stance.
If you would achieve anything in life, then maintaining a positive outlook is a prime factor.
“Your outlook determines what you see in life. And what you see determines your destination. Success or Failure!”
However is you are tired of being stuck and you want to take the first step out to progress then I recommend the 10 effective steps below:
1. Check Out The Factors That Favors You And Change your Focus.
Some circumstances seems unchangeable that the only thing you can do is to change yourself.
There are times whereby you would feel depressed; It might be that your patrons don’t want you anymore, your team members are turning against you, your society speaks negative about your brand, or your organization is fed up of you. At instances like this the only thing that could raise you from the drowning beat is for you to shift your focus.
Just ask yourself; is there any positive factor that I could bank on? If the answer is yes then take a list of them and begin to act on them.
2. Visualize and Strategize.
“Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can never be done.” ~ Bo Bennett.
We all know the story of Nelson Mandela when He was dumped in a cell, he was able to visualize his release even when being placed under tough conditions. And his ability to maintain a positive outlook earned him great privileges.
“I thought of the day when I would walk free. Over and over again I fantasized about what I would like to do.” ~ Nelson Mandela.
3. Have A Daily Ritual.
After you have taken a view into the future and had set better strategies on how to achieve your view, the next thing is to have a daily routine.
What you start your day with usually sets the pace for the rest of the day, so be careful while you set your routine; be sure to set your day rolling with inspiring materials that would make you achieve goodness through the day’s activities.
4. Always See Goodies.
If you want to make and maintain a positive outlook in life, then you need to always see nothing but the goodies. Concentrate on the good in yourself, concentrate on the goodies in the life of the people who around you, and concentrate on the good things of life in general!
5. Develop A Greater Sense Of Humor.
A sense of humor is a powerful and unique tool which you can use to gain a positive outlook.
When you are being faced with uncertainties/difficult situations just create a funny scene or figure out something to laugh about. Laughing during difficult moments places you on an emotional balance and consciously/subconsciously you tend to view things in the right way.
6. Think and Dream of Success
Maintaining a positive outlook in life wholly depends on the kind of thought that occupies your mind. “Think rout” and you will surely be defeated! “Think triumph” and you will surely make your way to the top.
7. Grow Your Business And Live In A Positive Environment.
Your environment entails your surroundings, your close friends, your materials, your team members, your business partner, and your environment in term. For you to be able to make and maintain a positive outlook as an entrepreneur, you must be sited in the right environment.
“Negative environment encourages negative view-point; no doubt about it.”
So carefully scrutinize your environment; be selective and make sure all you digest inside of you are positive prescriptions.
8. Use The Echo Rule; Give hope to others
When you go to a dark and empty room, close the door and shout “you are silly” all you hear back is “you are silly” say “you are a failure” and all you hear back is “you are a failure.” Nature gives you back what you say to it; you cannot say “you are a failure” and expect to hear “you are a success” it’s not possible, nature isn’t a word changer 🙂
You even stand the chance of hearing your word twice or more.
Use this echo rule to ; make positive impact, add value to people in your community, lend a helping hand to the needy, inspire or encourage someone, make people happy and you can be sure to get positivity from nature.
9. Avoid Motivation Burnout.
Motivational burnout is one of the most deadly tool to negativity. As a matter of fact it is better to be unmotivated forever than for an entrepreneur’s motivation to suddenly burn-out.
Keep your enthusiasm tied to the top and never get tired of doing whatever you love to do.
10. Use The “Faking Therapy.” Fake Positivity.
You might have tried the 9 steps above and they don’t seem to put you on the pace you wanted; probably for one reason or the other, then this should do. “the faking therapy.”
Positivity is an act which could be acted. You don’t have to wait till you get it all right; you should begin to practice. So if you are going through difficult moments you can fake positivity.
It’s so simple; just pretend to be happy, pretend that all is well. Chances are that it would become well.
Author: Daniel Moayanda
Dan. is a young strategist, motivational writer and public speaker. He provides entrepreneurs with success strategies and backs it up with the right motivation needed to explore. He also writes about finding a way out of everything in general!