What’s Holding You Back? (Part Two)

Last week, we explored three major obstacles to getting ahead and living the life you design. Read What’s Holding You Back? (Part One) if you haven’t already. This week, we will continue with three more areas of your life where you can easily do less, so you can achieve more. Overthinking Most of us spend a lot of time thinking about things [...]
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What’s Holding You Back? (Part One)

If you’ve ever felt stalled, discontent, unhappy, directionless, or like everything always stays the same, no matter what you do (or don’t do), the big question is what’s holding you back? There are plenty of people ready to tell us how to think, what to do, and what to say. They advise us to do more. Think positive! Get enough sleep! Let go [...]
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Be Energizing

[The E in ATTITUDE] ATTITUDE – Authentic, Tenacious, Teachable, Imaginative, Tolerant, Uplifting, Decisive, Energizing Energize yourself, energize others, move people with your enthusiasm and spirit. People don’t want to hang out with energy suckers. Be an energy giver. John Shin Every day, when we wake up, there are numerous demands for our [...]
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Be Decisive

[The D in ATTITUDE] ATTITUDE – Authentic, Tenacious, Teachable, Imaginative, Tolerant, Uplifting, Decisive, Energizing Make decisions and commit quickly, for your own good. Get moving. John Shin One of the fastest ways to achieve success in any endeavor is through consistent action. No matter how small the steps, getting started requires that [...]
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Be Uplifting

[The U in ATTITUDE] ATTITUDE – Authentic, Tenacious, Teachable, Imaginative, Tolerant, Uplifting, Decisive, Energizing Some people need CPR. Instead, give them EPR—encouragement, praise, and recognition. John Shin Jumping on the negativity bandwagon is easy. It takes courage and strength to take the high road and be uplifting when the chips [...]
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Be Tolerant

[The third T in ATTITUDE] ATTITUDE – Authentic, Tenacious, Teachable, Imaginative, Tolerant, Uplifting, Decisive, Energizing Non-judgment and acceptance keep all minds and doors open. John Shin Sharing our workload makes sense, though it’s not always easy to be tolerant of other people. Setting aside beliefs, habits, methods, and opinions [...]
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Be Imaginative

[The I in ATTITUDE] ATTITUDE – Authentic, Tenacious, Teachable, Imaginative, Tolerant, Uplifting, Decisive, Energizing Dream big, visualize your success, and see it in your mind’s eye. John Shin One of the greatest survival skills you can develop is your imagination. Your personal growth and the quality of your life depend heavily on your [...]
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Be Teachable

[The second T in ATTITUDE] ATTITUDE – Authentic, Tenacious, Teachable, Imaginative, Tolerant, Uplifting, Decisive, Energizing Get out of your own way and be open and WILLING to change. You can do it. John Shin One of my favorite pastimes is learning—finding out about things I don’t know, meeting people I’ve never met, and exercising my [...]
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Be Tenacious

[The first T in ATTITUDE] ATTITUDE – Authentic, Tenacious, Teachable, Imaginative, Tolerant, Uplifting, Decisive, Energizing Stay focused, be persistent, and never surrender. You can do it. John Shin Want to know a surefire recipe for success? Be tenacious. Stay focused, be persistent, and never surrender, no matter what happens or how long it [...]
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Be Authentic

[The A in ATTITUDE] ATTITUDE – Authentic, Tenacious, Teachable, Imaginative, Tolerant, Uplifting, Decisive, Energizing You’re unique, your original, and you owe it to the world. John Shin You are authentic. You’re unique, original, and the world needs you to be your authentic self. You bring ideas and perspectives to the table. You have a [...]
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