Monday, July 23, 2012

MONDAY MOTIVATION - Take-Aways on Self Improvement

I just returned from attending a national leadership convention for my job - in Washington, DC!  I had a great time, and my mind was FILLED with such amazing stuff.  I wanted to share some of the things I learned with you.

The keynote speaker was Robin Sharma, an expert in Leadership development.  He was phenomenal!

A few of my "take-aways" that I thought might be beneficial to anyone and everyone:

"Small daily improvements lead to stunning results!"  I really believe this is true, whether the improvements happen in your relationships, your body, your mind, or your spiritual self.

"Leaders love education."  This is one of the things I've started to take to heart lately - I'm trying to spend time each day improving myself.  This just makes you a better person.

"Work like Picasso painted!"  Wow, what a visual thing.  I would expand this to say "LIVE like Picasso painted"!  Be the best at what you do!

"If people aren't calling you crazy and laughing at you every week, you aren't dreaming BIG enough!"  IF there was one really important thing I learned, this was it.  My dreams have to be WAY bigger than they are.  If I want to look good, I can do it.  If I want to feel better, it's possible.  If I want to make enough money to pay my house off - NO problem.  I just have to dream it, and then set about making it happen!

And finally...

"Make sure each day accounts for something."  During cancer, I sometimes wondered what I would do if I could have more "good" days.  I've been blessed with more days - I need to make each one the best day "so far", do important things, and make memories!

Have a great week!

1 comment:

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