The title of this post is “stolen” from an interview of Joe Rogan with Jon Jones (an American mixed martial artist). As Joe had it, the responsibility of greatness comes with potential. It’s not about what you’ve done, but what you could have done. It is about your potential, about what’s in you.
What immediately comes to my mind is also a phrase on which a famous life coach Marie Forleo always ends her show episodes: “Stay on your game and keep going for your dreams, because the world needs that special gift that only YOU have”.
So let’s briefly discuss this: the gifts or talents and the responsibility to deploy them.
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How do you motivate yourself to move forward in life? When you get up in the morning and start your day, is it just a routine and the feeling of obligation that makes you do certain things? And what about the BHAGs (big hairy audacious goals)? There are always ups and downs on the way to them and it is only strong motivation that can get you through the valley and on to the uphill road. So where is that magical “on” button for motivation that will help you achieve the best potential in your life? Related to that is also the question how you can find that “on” button to help your kids move forward and achieve the best potential in their lives?
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Today I am happy to welcome a guest author – Dasha Lukiniha. Dasha is a twenty something living and working in London. She is a city girl working in economics who sometimes likes to get lost in musing over life’s big and not so big questions and would like to share some of her thoughts with you. In her stimulating post she reflects on our subconscious intentions that might be very different from what we think our intentions are. I hope you enjoy this self-reflection piece the same as I did.
The Power of Intention or how honest are we really with ourselves? Author: Dasha Lukiniha
After declining my fifth job offer, exhausted from the never ending search process I ran down the usual “motivational” list I resort to every time – Continue reading The Power of Intention or how honest are we really with ourselves?