Our striving together is not towards a ‘live as you please’ freedom. Instead, we do work around: Eleutheria; which means – Live as you should, not as you please.
Developing Personal Will requires discipline. Discipline will give your mind and body a rhythm. Rhythms provide stability and rest. From there you can weather moments of being exposed.
The goal of resilience is to get back to where you were prior to adversity (life happening). The goal is NOT to get stronger or move beyond where you were.
If you want to be a stand out leader, rather than a follower that hopes to fly under the radar (while still getting a promotion), then take a shot, swing the bat, place the bet, make the move
Most people think, ‘I have all the time I want’. But the truth is life is short and should be lived fully engaged every day.
Whether on the ledge over the Colorado River about to jump or asked to lead a new project, ministry, or product line, the same question comes to our mind and gut – Do I have what it takes?
He knew for the organization to grow and evolve; he would need to be a different leader… But my friend came out a different person, he actually became like the consultant.
If you cannot lead yourself well, you should not be leading others.
Fear is not always irrational. Sometimes it is very real and can debilitate us in our work, relationships and life. Fear can stop us in our tracks.
That’s the problem with goals and success… It’s easy to grab hold of what other successful people are doing and try to imitate them or what they did.