Everything we want – either to gain, change, improve or remove something from our life – is not for the thing or change itself. It’s because we think it’s going to make us FEEL a different way.
If someone told you you could absolutely slow the aging process and increase your health-span and quality of your life without spending a dime – that the solution was scientifically proven and it was easier than you could imagine – would you pay attention?
A common topic among a lot of my clients is around decisions. For significant issues, decision making can be crippling. There is an idea that if we don’t make the RIGHT decision then we begin a domino effect of less than ideal circumstances and will consequently live a failed life.
What you focus on you create. It’s a bold statement. Especially because taking it on requires that you take full responsibility for the quality of your life. That’s good news because it’s only and entirely up to you.
Most of the inquiries I receive from folks revolve around wanting to be happier despite the fact that there’s nothing really wrong or worth complaining about in their current lives. Sounds familiar?
How powerful and true is this?? It’s scary and liberating all at once. Harnessing this one idea at every one of life’s trying choice points can be the difference between “success” or not. It’s an idea that compels one towards authenticity, honesty, and integrity.
If you’ve given any notice to Virgin America’s recent ad campaign about its merger with Alaska Airlines you probably agree that, yes, electricity and guitars were a surprisingly great combo too. Here’s another one… uncertainty and joy.