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Living A Successful Life - 5 Ways To Have A Successful Life
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We all desire to have a successful life but not all of us are willing to make the neccessary adjustments in our life to make it a successful life. I have compiled a list 5 tips needed for a successful living and anyone that desires a successful life should follow this tips.

Tip #1- Just begin. This is the most important habit you must develop as long as you want to have a successful life. It’s the start of any objective that is often the hardest for most of  us, because we convince ourselves the task will be unpleasant or boring.  However, you can trick yourself into believing that you’re only going to work on it for a few minutes.  Grab that egg timer and set it for 15 minutes again.  Promise yourself you can stop working after 15 minutes if you want to, but you have to work at least that long.  Most often, after the 15 minutes are up, you’re already “in the groove” so you don’t want to stop! I once read a book that is titled "Start With What You Have" , i like that title. You don't have to wait for perfect conditions before you start to live a successful life. Just start.

Tip #2 - Push yourself harder. If you think it will take an hour to finish a particular task or goal, make it your mission to finish it in 30 minutes. This is one of the best ways that has helped me live a successful life. If you think you’re capable of a certain amount of productivity, push yourself to increase that output by at least half.  Most of us have a terrible habit of coddling and pampering ourselves rather than pushing ourselves to be better and do better.  Deciding to take it to the next level can motivate you to keep doing that and blast through any feelings of procrastination. 

Tip #3 - Visualize the end result. We usually avoid working hard or pushing ourselves just for the sake of doing so, but if you focus on a positive benefit to completing your tasks and you want to be successful at it then you’ll feel more inclined to work on them. Set aside 10 minutes before you begin and imagine how you’ll feel when the job is done.  Allow yourself to feel the feelings you’ll experience when you’ve accomplished what you set out to do – whether it’s satisfaction, pride, happiness, excitement, or simple relief. .In one word think the thoughts of successful life. This gets the good feelings flowing and motivates you to do what it takes to create that experience “for real.”   

Tip #4 - Make a to-do list. Sometimes confusion can cause a desire to procrastinate because your tasks seem to be too numerous and overwhelming.  To combat this, take a sheet of paper and make a detailed list of everything you want to accomplish today.  You can list them in order of priority, or categorize like tasks together.  As you review your list, think about ways you can cut the time each task might  take, or shortcuts that would enable you to tackle more than one thing at a time.  In no time you should be feeling more focused and ready to begin. 

Tip #5 - Pray. If you’re the spiritual type, why not spend a few minutes connecting to your source before you begin a challenging task? Give thanks for the opportunities in your life, and ask for the inspiration, courage and stamina to do a good job.  This can help you feel that you’ve got a powerful ally on your side and reduce any feelings of fear or loneliness which can hinder your success in that particular task.


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