Personal development is a major time-saver. The better you become,
the less time it takes you to achieve your goals.
2021 may be winding down but it’s time to Gear Up for 2022. What behaviors or actions can you commit to for becoming a better you, and for obtaining your career aspirations?
SUCCESS magazine provided the following 10 suggestions:
Both mentally and physically; keeping your mind sharp and your body healthy is energizing and supports achieving desired results.
Every day build in time for self-reflection or meditation. What went well and what can be done to address obstacles and challenges?
Don’t ignore self-doubt; rather replace your negative thoughts with positive words that will move you forward. Ex. Think and say “I can, and I will”
Be purposeful. What do want to do? What’s the intent? What behaviors are needed?
Pause and reflect on new perspectives and alternative views. What can be done differently?
DEAL WITH IT
We all have to manage the unexpected; don’t get derailed, keep your focus and stay on track.
Commit to continual self-development; join a network, stay abreast of changing times, and build in time for reading about your industry or your position.
Being a leader requires courage and that includes making difficult decisions.
OWN UP TO IT
Be accountable; hold others accountable.
Set stretch goals and track progress.
What do you need to do to gear up for 2022? How can you help others gear up?
Life is growth. If we stop growing, technically and spiritually, we are as good as dead.