“Powerful words come with powerful intent. Where you have passion, strength, courage, and determination you can accomplish anything!”
― K.L. Toth
It starts with an intention. All of your actions start with an intention, an idea that is ready to take shape and be acted upon. Perhaps you can call intention as the motivational force that enables results. Intention is more than just and idea, it is a commitment to getting a result.
What do you want to change in your life? Has it changed for you? When did you become intentional about creating change in your life?
Notice that intention precedes attention. You need to figure out what you want and then commit to it.
If life isn’t going the way you want then decide to do something about it and then make a commitment to taking action. Write down what you want and then write down your intention.
Want to lose weight. Write it down and then write down how much you want to lose. Imagine yourself at your ideal weight. Write down what you eat each day. Count the calories you consume. What would you notice?
Want a better job. Write down what that job would be. What are the attributes of the ideal job for you. What skills would you have to develop? What do you need to become in order to get your ideal job?
Want better relationships with others. Write down what that would look like? What does it take to have a better relationship with anyone? Set a goal to create establish a better relationship.
Want better work/life optimization. Write down what it means to have an optimized life and a work life that is optimal. What does it really look like for you? What steps can you take to achieve that goal?
Choose the area of your life that you’d like to see improve. Set a goal and then take action. Make it happen. You can take that first step today.