by Bill Gough, Allstate Hall of Fame Member
You’re going to receive a tip from me today… And I’ve only shared this tip with a few people.
What I am about to share with you works like magic… We all know that ole’ saying, “Habits can make you, but they can also break you.”
We also know that we become what we think. But did you know that you become what you do consistently?
Your daily habits, whether they are conscious or unconscious, determines how successful you become. They are what make your life enjoyable or miserable.
Champions consistently perform at the highest level.
Now, what habits do champions set to achieve all their success?
First, they set goals… Have you ever heard the saying, “If you don’t know where you’re going, you’ll end up some place else?” This is true in the business world.
You must have a steady target to aim towards or you’ll miss every time. Always set goals and make plans on how you intend to achieve them. Even if you don’t feel like it, do it anyway!
Second, champions work when no one is watching… Always make it a habit to work your butt off! Do not seek recognition or praise for your hard work. Tell your story WHEN you make it!
A lot of people want to be seen as a hard worker, but not DO THE WORK! Let your actions do the talking for you because you can’t FAKE RESULTS!
Third, they prioritize… Do you ever feel like you have far too much on your plate and you can never get it all done?
To conquer this feeling you must learn to prioritize your most important tasks. Start by always completing the highest reward tasks FIRST, and then completing other tasks in order by level of significance.
Completely drop the insignificant tasks -- they are a waste of your valuable time!
Use your full potential to FOCUS and LOCK IN.
Fourth, they LEARN... Try to name one successful person that wasn’t even remotely interested in growing, developing, and learning.
YOU CAN’T! All successful people strive to grow, develop, learn, and overall become better EVERY SINGLE DAY.
Replace free time spent watching TV or on your smartphone with learning self-development material from the most successful people who HAVE ACHIEVED RESULTS.
Don’t learn from the life coaches who have never made money outside of that. LEARN from real success coaches who can actually walk the walk and talk the talk.
Create new daily habits and stick to them and watch your life begin to change. Results will formulate quick and you will instantly start to feel more at ease and create a new boosting energy. This new boosting energy will drive you to achieve bigger and better things.
Don’t wait any longer -- TAKE ACTION TODAY!
Bill’s Tip: Normal people get up between 6 and 7 a.m. Why not shock your system and get up between 4 a.m. and 5 a.m.? This way you are able to work on critically important things. You don’t have to make a routine of getting up early (unless you absolutely want to), but this will allow you to get more things done before your work day even starts!
Early morning = a peaceful work environment without distraction. This means, you don’t have to worry about your emails, phone calls, and people coming in and out of your office while you are working on important projects, new processes, and new ideas to bring into your office.
When you wake up early, you are able to get ahead on your daily tasks. Go Ahead … Shock Yourself. You’ll be surprised.
If you skipped the main article, now would be a GREAT time to go back and read it… It’s another shocker!