Wisdom from Ronald Kaufman
Some of the things I would suggest are to work on your self-esteem, take care of your health, and to give to others.
Too many people have low self-esteem and it can impact all of us. People tend to behave in alignment with their self-concept or their beliefs about themselves and who they are. So here’s what I suggest: create a success self-concept for yourself. When you are the success you wish to be, based on how you define success, what would your behavior say is true of you in terms of your traits, qualities, and characteristics?
Would it say that you are kind, caring, honest, hardworking, accepting, patient, giving, trustworthy, fun, dependable, responsible, respectful, enthusiastic, forgiving, appreciative, inspiring, understanding, empathetic, attentive, cheerful, fair, friendly, polite, nurturing, loyal, positive, cooperative, loving, etc.?
Based on your behavior, what would people be saying about you behind your back? What do you want them to be saying about you?
Use your success self-concept to act as a beacon and guide for your choices, decisions, and actions. Staying true to this will contribute to feeling good about yourself and to continuing to engage in these same behaviors….Continue reading at InspireMeToday.com.
Ronald is a seminar leader, executive coach and author of the book Anatomy of Success.
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