Give Yourself a Boost

“Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.”
~ George S. Patton

No matter what type of profession or field you are in, we all can benefit from a boost to push ourselves to reach the finish line. Giving yourself incentives for the completion of tasks can motivate you in some cases however, often obstacles can be frustrating and become road blocks to success. Take a step back and understand specific strategies to improve your inner drive.

Creating a daily reminder to have a positive attitude and to strive towards future success can be a great motivational tool. Create a notebook or vision board on your personal social media accounts to keep track of what you want your future success to look like. Ideas such as a picture of a dream vacation, more time with family and friends or a promotion or higher degree of education may be your idea.

Strong support systems, whether it’s in the office or at home, will create a path for you to seek guidance when your motivation is down. Surround yourself with like-minded people who will motivate you and keep you focused on the road to your goals.

Balancing a work and personal life may be overwhelming at times and can take a toll on your motivation. Getting enough rest, and taking care of your health will support higher energy levels and mind focus.

Take time out of your day and focus on how to give yourself a boost to create opportunities to grow.

Kelly D. Scott
Vistage Florida
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