Excellence is a Way of Life
The people that you see around you who have achieved success and excellence weren’t born like that. Only through hard work and dedication were they able to mold their ideas into habits and then habits into a lifestyle to become successful.
There is no shortcut to excellence or victory. You have to put the work in; so if you’re ready to change your life and are up to the challenge. These 5 tips will help you find excellence in your life.
5 Simple Tips To Achieve Excellence:
1. Have a Strong Desire for Excellence
Passion is the first but most important step to reaching excellence. Without passion everything is done with only half heart and it will give you only half results.
So unless you have a strong desire to achieve your goal, you will never be able to achieve excellence in it.
2. Make Firm Blueprints
Every long term goal you make has to be supported by a solid plan. You can’t just make a goal to win a gold medal at the Olympics and then stop. You have to follow through and break that large long term goal into smaller manageable chunks. So an example of that could be to go the gym every single day. And then you break that down to work out for 3 hours. And then break that down even more and so on.
All of this should be a part of your blueprints for excellence.
3. Believe in Yourself
Self-confidence is single handedly on of the most important things you can have in your life. If you believe that you can do something that alone gives enough strength to complete the task.
So if you combine your desire for success with your self-confidence and belief in yourself, you will light such a fire that you will have an unlimited drive, which will greatly help you achieve excellence.
4. Learn from the Best ( Role Models)
Rather than doing everything on your own. Try to learn from the best of people who have already done everything that you are doing now. These people who have already achieved success have built in themselves all the skills and habits required to be excellent and successful and you can learn a lot from them.
5. Work really Hard
Success comes to those who put the work in. So using your strong drive put everything you got into your goal. The more you feed your goal with energy and love the more fruit it will give you.
Also the more focused you stay the better; people tend to work really hard but towards the wrong things. So if your goal is to become a good student and this means you have to also do good in physical education, don’t waste all of your energy towards running and working out.
Distribute your energy evenly and focus on the areas which are more important.
6. Never Give Up
No matter what bumps you face on your journey to excellence. Never give up. Just like goals break down any big problems you face into smaller more manageable chunks and get out there and achieve your goal.
“Excellence can be obtained if you:
…care more than others think is wise;
…risk more than others think is safe;
…dream more than others think is practical;
…expect more than others think is possible.”