Day 15 – 50 Day Change Challenge – A Friend Called Failure!

It’s day 15 already. WELL DONE! You’re nearly a third of the way to instilling some new mindsets, habits and behaviours and kicking some old and unwanted ones.

There’s one topic that I have to touch on if we’re going to talk about growth, change and success. It’s a word that should by now be our friend but we often see it as our foe and that’s the word FAILURE.

I once heard a mentor of mine say “If you have a big pot of success, the first ingredient to go in needs to be failure”. Wow, what a great visual. This further helped me to understand that whatever new or on going project or life change we’re undertaking, amidst the success of our financial forecast, the fool proof business plan and our justifications of why success is the only outcome, we must factor in room to fail.

Why? Because with failure we:

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Day 5 – The 50 Day Change Challenge – Friend or Foe?

Welcome back. Day 5 and I’m guessing that by now you’ve started to get into the groove of getting nearer the goals you set for your challenge.

Still don’t have everything in place? Don’t worry, there’s still time. Don’t let perfection stop you from starting. There’s no better place to start than at the beginning.

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