- Written by Renee BarnesOrozco
7 Success mindset steps for beginners
Success does not generally happen by accident. You do need to make a plan and make a commitment to take action steps daily to achieve your goals of whatever success path you choose. The big question is: Are you ready to embrace what is needed to make success happen? Yes, it may be challenging – remember, not everyone who starts this path will succeed. Learn to use the principles of highly successful people and apply the principles outlined below. With perseverance and continued effort, you should start to see the magic happen. 🙂
1.- Choose a goal or two and create a plan
Decide what your goals are to achieve that which you truly desire to accomplish. In your plan, you must decide if you need additional skills to help you meet your goals. If so, define what is needed and devise a plan to get or make it happen. Your skill will help make it a little easier for you to go through your steps
2.- Eliminate all distractions
Pick a location where you will be undisturbed as much as possible. Allow yourself ample space to work. Make sure that you have everything you will need to accomplish your daily tasks.
3.- Have all the tools and resources you will need
What tools do you need to make things happen? Are they up to date? Do you understand how to use them – if not, learn or use an assistant who is knowledgeable with it. The less of a learning curve, the quicker you will create your success magic.
4.- Harness the power of visualization
By using visualization, you will give yourself the crucial ability to see yourself successfully completing the task and achieving your goal. You’ll now be really buffering your mindset and making sure it is primed for success. There are different ways to accomplish this, by reading mindset and business books, watching motivational videos, listening to appropriate podcasts, and more. Even newer type Neuro LInguistic Programming (NLP) training can be of benefit. Work with what resonates with you the most and work your way through them and see what you find of greatest benefit for your success goals.
5.- Stop conscious thought
Since you have already done your homework, so ‘go with the flow’ and don’t consciously think about what you’re doing and why. You can do this because you’ll be engaged in completing a task that engages you, has meaning and has intrinsic value.
6.- Focus on your tasks so that you can complete them and feel accomplished
This will be easy as you’ve eliminated distractions, visualized what you have to do and seeing yourself successfully completing it. You have everything ready and you are primed for success. Know that you can do this!
7.- Do it because it’s now time for action!
The only way to achieve success or anything is to take action. Should you do nothing, then you cannot have change or progress. Achieving a successful outcome therefore requires you to take consistent daily action towards meeting your goals. Remember, one step at a time, always moving forward and never give up…
The above is but a general guideline to get you started with having and making use of a success mindset. Make sure that you include a positive ‘can do’ attitude and know that you are on your way, because only you have the key to achieving your goals and dreams. Most of all, know you can do this! And I believe in you!