Did you know positive thinking is critical to your own success? The right mindset is all you need to attract circumstances and people that will take you closer to your goal. Positive thinking also helps in your daily affairs. When you think positively, everything falls back into place. There is less friction because your attitude doesn’t clash with the negativity of others.
People respond according to how we feel. For instance, if you feel sad then there’s a good chance that the other person will feel your sadness. It will dampen their mood too. Just like how a smile is contagious, positive thinking is easily picked on by people. Wouldn’t you rather spread positivity than negativity?
When you choose to live positively, your health and well-being improves. That’s because you’re not stressed out. You generate positive vibrations and these vibrations go out into the universe and brought back to you.
Positive thinking starts by having the right attitude towards life. But to become successful, you’ll need more than just positive affirmations or the belief that you’ll make it. You have to act on it, make things happen! Your mental attitude should be about pushing yourself to becoming better. Don’t let fears hold you back. When you work hard, you will get results.
If you are willing to make a change in you, then now’s the best time to do it. Change happens only when you’re open to it. If you refuse change, then no amount of enlightenment could compel you to make things happen.
Triggering a Positive Mindset
Using Positive Words
Again, positive is contagious. If you want to achieve a positive mind, start by how you conduct yourself. Use words that are positive. Avoid words that only bring you or other people down. Thrive on positivity by using words that highlight your own strength and capabilities. Instead of saying “I can’t” say, “I can!”
Ignoring Negative Thoughts
If negative thoughts start seeping to your mind, ignore it. Better yet, replace it with positive thoughts. Each time negativity makes its presence known, reject it. Focus on the positive side of things. For instance, you start thinking negatively after having a bad day. Rather than dwell on it, focus on how you can perform better at work to compensate for the difficulty you went through for coming in to work. It’s easier to dwell in the negative. But don’t let one negative thing ruin your whole day!
Don’t ignore the power of visualization. When you believe in yourself and you know you have what it takes to become successful, you will. No power in the world could stop you from achieving success when work hard for it! And there’s nothing wrong with imagining what success would be like. Imagine success so close you can almost touch it. Before going ahead with a certain project, visualize how it will go. Imagine positive results. You’re capable of so much more. The mind does all sorts of amazing things. Use it and you will achieve the results you want.
by: Jeffrey Slayter