…sion you make should be done while in a peak state. Decisions are things you’re truly committed to. One of the most effective ways to get into a peak state is by leaving your routine and environment. You need some time to disconnect and reset.
…u with your “why.” It’s very easy to lose sight of your why during your daily routine and busyness. Additionally, there is a huge difference between “means” goals and “ends” goals. And your ends goals are the things that truly matter to you. They are the things you want in and of themselves, not because they will enable you to do what you …
…ast. Be very honest and vulnerable with yourself. No one else is going to read what you’re writing. The purpose of this writing is for you to get clarity, and to re-establish your priorities and focus. If you can’t be honest in your own journal, how can you expect to be honest in the rest of your life?
In order to do difficult things, the most important part of the equation is elimination. And not just elimination of the inessential, but also elimination of things that appear essential. Difficult and worthy pursuits often take a long time, and they require immense focus.
When money is your sole concern, when it becomes your soul’s concern, you’re on your way to emptiness. I know. I’ve been there. I’ve looked at a bank account with a whole lot of zeroes and felt nothing, and I’ve looked at a bank account that just read zero and felt nothing.
…a notar que meu trabalho está sendo mais conhecido e reconhecido. Mas não é e nunca foi o objetivo. Escrever para ou pelos números me parece muito estranho. Números têm o grande poder de mudar absolutamente nada em minha vida. Eu não me sinto mais ou menos motivada pelos números, mas sim pelas pessoas, interações e comentári…
A key component in creating great tension in any article is to do this simple exercise. When writing I always ask myself, “why wouldn’t someone want to believe this and what’s their resistance?” I then build on their resistance and ratchet up the tension by playing on their hopes, fears, dreams, or aspirations.