A beginner’s mind is what allows us to embrace the highest emotional qualities such as enthusiasm, zeal and optimism to creatively move ourselves forward.
Success can be reached in a multitude of ways. Deciding on which road to take is dependent upon what one wants out of life. Success is also subjective; if one chooses to live within their means and owes no debts they may consider themselves successful, whereas another may see success in the numbers in their bank account.
Regardless of the definition, when we think of successful people what attributes generally come to mind?
Happy. Confident. Relaxed. Positive. Strong.
Understanding what thoughts and feelings we bring to the table allows us to better prepare ourselves. This understanding stems from what we practice regularly.
As we get ready to say “welcome” to a new year and “goodbye” to another, I thought I’d share some of the habits I plan to practice this coming year to get through my adventures (both good and bad):
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I am an entrepreneur and author. Founder of SHADOKA and other companies. Shadoka enables entrepreneurship, growth, and social impact. Author of “Everything Connects — How to Transform and Lead in the Age of Creativity, Innovation and Sustainability” (McGraw Hill) and “Survive to Thrive: 27 Practices of Resilient Entrepreneurs, Innovators, and Leaders” (Motivational Press). Follow me on Twitter Faisal Hoque. Use the Everything Connects leadership app and Suvvive to Thrive resiliancy app for free.