Sunday, April 27, 2008

Motivation Tips - Dream A Little to Up Your Motivations

What most people want in life is to make their dreams come true. Sadly, more and more people seem to be giving up on their dreams and goals because they feel lost and disillusioned about their future, burdened by family and financial commitments, and are struggling to keep their jobs. In such a scenario, it is easy to feel jaded about your life and career. You will eventually lose motivation to do anything. But it is important to keep an open mind and remember that life is filled with opportunities for exploring and learning. It does not matter how old you are and at what stage your career is; you must give yourself a chance to rejuvenate your life and career.

To make this happen, try taking the following steps:

Have clear dreams

Everyone has different dreams and goals. Whether your objectives are big or small, it is important to have a clear dream. Your dreams will fuel your desire to attain greater heights. Without dreams to pursue, you will feel uncertain about your future. If your dreams are not clear enough, you will not be convinced enough to pursue them. You must also do things that are related to your dreams in order to generate motivations to do whatever tasksC4E and jobs ahead of you.

Leave your comfort zone

If you keep failing at what you have been doing, then you must do something different to achieve your goals. Discard your old habits and adopt new attitudes. If you don't step out of the comfort zone and discard your old habits, you will eventually lose all motivations to do anything. Step out of your comfort zone and try something new now. Take a course to upgrade yourself, switch jobs, or use a different approach to solve problems. The more flexible you are, the more control you will have over the outcome of your life.

Change your thinking

When you face challenges you are unable to solve, view them from a different angle. Your thinking does affect your perception and the outcome of your life. If you keep on dwelling on a problem, then you will probably end up going round in circles most of the time. But when you focus on the solution, you will find the answer to your problem. Positive thinking will brings positive motivations and hence positive results. So switch your thinking to a more positive mode, and you will find your life becoming smoother.

Take a break

All work and no play will make life dull, so make sure you relax and take a good break every now and then. One of the main reasons why people tend to get stuck in life or feel jaded is because they work too much and too hard. All their energy level and motivation had already being fully zapped by their work. Maintain a balance between, work, family and relaxation. Take time to travel with your family members, loved ones or friends. A different environment can inspire and energize you in amazing ways. When you are bogged down by work and problems, try to relax. When your mind is rested and your body recharged, you will be able to brainstorm for fresh ideas, and perhaps find the answers that were evading you in the past.

Dave is a motivational, nlp, internet marketing coach and blogging strategist. He shares a lot of important Internet marketing strategies at He is giving away free ebook at

To Your Success
Dave Wong


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