Is your motivation focused enough to lead you to your goals?
Motivation is meaningless unless it is combined with the discipline and implementation of good habits.
Negativity is the bane of motivation's existence. No matter how much motivation you have, taking a pessimistic view of the outcome will stifle any chance for achievement and contentment.
While positivity, coupled with motivation, is the fuel that ignites the possibilities of any goal or dream.
When I was coaching high school basketball, I only used running as a punishment if I heard two words from any of my players, "I can't" or "We can't."
Why would you begin any task if you already decided in your mind that you weren't going to be successful at accomplishing that task?
Check out the video below about the impact negativity and positivity have on your motivation.
Also, please leave me a comment below about a time in your life when being positive or negative impacted the outcome of something you were trying to accomplish.
Author & Motivational Speaker
Terry is a sought after speaker who believes in the power of a story to motivate, inspire, and help others lead their uncommon and extraordinary lives. By combining his eleven-year cancer journey with his diverse business, athletic coaching, and hostage negotiating expertise, he delivers compelling yet relatable presentations for conferences, on-line events, panels, meetings, and seminars.