As we move from one year to the next, many make definitive resolutions of what they wish to change – proclaiming what will be different or what things in life they will leave behind – without ever taking the time to identify what must be changed BEFORE they move forward. They often fail to realize their dreams because they do not identify and eliminate the behaviors that led to the need for change. We cannot expect to see different results until we start doing things, thinking about our capabilities or reacting differently to the stimuli around us. Change is as much about identifying where we want to MOVE FROM as it is about looking towards where we wish to be. We need to establish goals and objectives in order to begin a journey towards change – but to accomplish change we must intentionally decide to move away from our past without becoming comfortable OR fearful within the “present” we find if we wish to embrace all the future might hold.
We must come to grips with who we are and what we do well if we seek lasting change. We must embrace
As the New Year approaches, take the time to start fresh BUT hold on to those things that you do well –