The Art of Personal Development
The people in life who achieve greatness usually practice personal development strategies whether they know it or not. The life we now have has enormous potential when we learn to tap into the resources already available inside us. But how do you actually do that? And is there truly an art to personal development? The short answer is yes, but if you’re preoccupied you’ll probably need to read this more than once. You may want to bookmark this site so you always have an easy reverence point at your finger tips.
The information your about to read can add great value to your life. The focus here is to solve hard problems, provide real solutions, and create content that really matters. The goal is to help you gain a better understanding of yourself, while moving you closer to your dreams.
Let’s face it …. As long as we have breath we can decide at any moment to harness our mind, and use the power within us to build the life that we truly desire. The problem is that most of us would rather have a root canal than make positive changes in our life. But when we do life takes on a whole new meaning. We go from surviving to thriving with less effort, and a lot more success.
Suddenly the hard things become easier and positive things start happening all around. So is this possible? Yes, but first we must change the world inside us, before the outside world will ever change. When you do there’s an extraordinary life just waiting for you to embrace. Start your journey today.
Personal Development is not about perfection, but growing despite imperfections. Anything new takes practice whether it’s learning to ride a bike, play an instrument, or walk. Don’t beat yourself up because you played the wrong note, or stumbled taking your first steps to better yourself. Failure is practice, and practice makes those willing to fail much more likely to succeed.
” I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work”. Thomas Edison
Anyone who desires more success will usually fail several times before any of their dreams become a reality. Anyone not willing to face challenges will probably use more energy running away from their dreams than embracing them. Not because they are not feasible, but because they are not ready, or willing to go to the next level.
“I’ve missed more than 9,000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over, and over, and over. And that is why I succeed”. Michael Jordan.
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The first step for anyone to improve their life is to develop a dream. Something that has an emotional connection that inspires us. I mean a real dream with substance, and a plan of action to go along with it. Why develop a dream? Without a dream life becomes empty, meaningless with no direction.
Sounds extreme but show me someone with no dream, and I’ll show you someone confused, lost going nowhere. We are created to live life with power, purpose, and intention. We need a reason to exist. Going through the motions outwardly, but inwardly feeling lost, detached, and depressed is no way to live life. We must develop a vision then act upon it immediately whether we feel like it or not.
“Where there is no vision, the people perish“: Proverbs 29;18 kjv – See – 7 ways to put your dreams into action.
Personal Development for beginners
Here is a short summary of bare bones essentials needed for personal progress. How can you master something you do not understand? What is personal development? And can it work in your life? These questions, and much more are answered in more detail here – Read – Personal Development basics for beginners.
The power of change: Everything around us is changing including our body, mind, habits, likes, and dislikes. All these and more… are in constant cycles of change. Find out how to use the power within us to change any circumstance. Read – Personal Development – change your life
Using your mind power: Every time you focus on your dreams with certainty it creates a powerful energy source that manifests your desires into reality. Read – 7 ways to increase your mind power.
Becoming a happier person If you think about it everything we do in life is for happiness. The problem is that we try to find it on the outside instead of the inside. This causes us to strive for happiness in all the wrong places, for all the wrong reasons. Read- How to live happy NOW despite circumstances.
Using affirmations properly: There has been thousands of studies on affirmations around the world from many cultures, Here Dr Phil Shapiro explains more insights.
The science of affirmations teaches us how to send powerful positive thoughts to our conscious and subconscious minds and to the cells in our body as chemical, electrical, and magnetic waves. Through a simple maneuver involving free will and choice, we learn how to deploy our own thoughts to break through limitations, transform bad habits, turn failure into success, and activate our healing powers. Read – 20 health, and wellness affirmations for healing.
Also see – Over 100 positive affirmations in audio.
Developing winner habits: Do you consider yourself to be a winner in life, or a loser? Contrary to popular perceptions winning has nothing to do with luck. learn the 5 habits that separate winners from losers. Read – 5 habits of people who win in life.
Finding more purpose in life: Discovering your life purpose may seem easy, but for most of us it’s not. Most people simply don’t know what they want in life, not to mention their life purpose. This creates a problem because the glue that holds everything we do together is either strengthened or weakened by our purpose. When life continues without purpose nothing flows, works, or fits easy. Read – How to know your life purpose without logical limitations
‘The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot” Michael Altshuler
Learning the art of success
Manifesting success is becoming a lost art that many never master. To increase your odds of success realize that the probability is not about how lucky you are or how much pain your willing to put yourself through. It’s about mastering the ability to think, act, and react in such a way that it changes the negative circumstances in your life. This puts the success factor in your favor.
Discovering the source of knowledge: There are two kinds of knowledge. One is governed by logic (the laws of physics) the other is a higher source of knowledge (spiritual) with no physical limitations. Both are needed. But many people mistakenly assume that if a person doesn’t go to college they’re not educated. Yet some of the most successful people the world has ever known had little to no education. Read – The art of manifesting success.
Developing your self talk: Our self-talk either opens the way to success, or closes the door around every corner. Whether we know it or not we develop self-talk at an early age, and it affects everything around us, and within us. Our perception of who we are is done through self-talk. Read – How to self-talk your way to success.
Today it’s more risky to depend on a job than ever before. Long gone are the days when you worked hard for 30 years, retire and live happily ever after. It probably sounds familiar because it worked well for people in the past. The average career plan for millions of people is to get a job. The problem is the financial system is broke. While the cost of living is sky rocketing …. Read Why most jobs suck – solutions to future success
Getting rich systematically: Have you ever stopped and asked yourself why you do what you do every day? Is it working? Or are you just spinning in circles hoping for the best and getting nowhere. When we take timeout to think about the direction of our life it can be a wakeup call. Read – 3 ways to get rich systematically.
Becoming a millionaire: One of the fastest ways to turn a small business into a multi million dollar business is with a culture of people who are united for the same cause. But how can you build such a business team? It takes a lot of money, time, and energy, not to mention experience right? That sounds logical, but you may be surprised at how many million dollar businesses started with very little investment. Read – The art of a million dollar business plan.
Have you ever stopped and asked yourself why you do what you do every day? Is it working? Or are you just spinning in circles hoping for the best and getting nowhere. When we take timeout to think about the direction of our life it can be a wake up call. Read – 3 ways to get rich systematically.
Overcoming power struggles in marriage: Statistically the chances of any marriage to survive are not in everyone’s favor. As the divorce rates continue to skyrocket in marriage the love in many relationships are lost forever.
One of the most miserable ways to live life is with someone you have grown to despise. There truly is a fine line between love and hate. If you’re going through power struggles in your marriage, you know exactly what I mean. Read – How to win power struggles in marriage.
Getting to know yourself better: Many of us go through life being told who we are from every source imaginable, directly and indirectly. We enter this world with no concept of who we are or why we’re here.
Soon afterwards our life becomes a living story that reflects how we feel about our-selves, and others. We become a living open book to the outside world whether we like it or not. People read the headlines every day. Our character speaks volumes about who we are inwardly. Read – How to know yourself better & recreate your life story
Becoming a winner
The core principles illustrated throughout these guidelines should demonstrate what separates winners from losers. Many times it’s the loser that has a better shot at winning but doesn’t have the discipline, confidence, or inner drive to succeed. They have all the inherit natural abilities for greatness, but lack the determination it takes to experience their full potential. Unfortunately many of us fall into this category.
When I look inside myself with complete honesty I can actually relate more to the loser than the winner. Especially when things don’t go as they should. Not because I haven’t experienced great successes, but because every day I have to be on top of my game in business to maintain that level of success.
Most of us can certainly relate to having days where we feel like quitting. But we know the end result will never bring us happiness, and achievement. It will never produce a positive impact on our children, or leave them a legacy to model after.
So being a winner is not an option for most of us. We are committed to doing our best with the gifts that God has given us. Our family, and those we love need us at our best, and they deserve our best, and nothing less.
Anyone who has a desire to win should count the cost, and be willing to pay the price. Anything worth having usually always comes with a price whether it’s our time, our energy, or money. Without knowledge in personal development every one of these challenges becomes much harder to deal with. These are only a few of the topics on this site to help you create a winning attitude, and master the art of personal development.