Discovering Who I AM
In order to be the most valuable and effective person to the world around us, we must first know who we are, what we value and what we have to offer others. The greatest, exciting and most important adventure of our lives is discovering who we really are.This personal journey is one every individual will benefit from taking. Understanding the individual you are now and the person you will be in the future, is important when making life decisions.
Who Am I?
If money were no object, what would my life look like?
It's not about the money at all. People tend to measure success by the amount of money they may have, but if money wasn't part of the conversation, had would your life look different? You may not be able to do those exact things, but once you know what those true heart desires are, you are able expand your thinking and begin to develop a path to work towards goals you may have never imagined possible.
Personal values give you a reference for what is good, helpful, important, useful, desirable, necessary and constructive. They are the things that you believe guide your behavior. Once you are able to determine exactly what values are most important to you, you can better determine your priorities. Wherever your heart is, that's what you will invest in.
In order to discover ourselves, we must all seek out our own personal sense of purpose. This means differentiating our own point of view from other people’s opinions and expectations of us. It means asking ourselves what our values are, what truly matters to us, then following the principles we believe in. No matter what situation you can find yourself in, you will be able to find meaning.
In order for change to take place, you must start to take responsibility for your life and behaviors. You must control your mind and thoughts. When you take control of your negative thoughts; transforming them to positive thoughts, positive actions will be produced. You must begin to take ownership of your life. Your personal power is important in finding and becoming ourselves. Optimize your internal power!
You MUST silence the negative self talk and begin speaking life into yourself. Your negative self talk is the thing that is standing in the way of success. You constantly tell yourself why you can't be sucessful. Stop telling yourself why you're not good enough, when you were made to be extraordinary. Positive Affirmation example: "I am an overcomer and I will succeed!"