There’s no doubt that personal development blogs have so much to offer when it comes to learning from other peoples’ mistakes, or producing a shift in your mindset–letting you know that you don’t have to conform to expectations.
But for the next 30 days, I will not be reading any personal development blogs.
Sometimes, when working on something that really matters to us, we let a small feeling of doubt reside within ourselves. With every small mistake we make, the feeling can fester and deepen, while every success goes unacknowledged by our overly-critical selves. That feeling can even grow to a point where it sabotages the very work that you were once so passionate about.
We’ve been jaded out of living up to our potential. Let’s fix this in 2011.
Are you worried about being too ordinary? I say, “embrace it!” It just might be the nudge you need to keep going and eventually become extraordinary.