Changing the world is a dream I suppose most of us have at some point in our lives. For many of us, it starts as children and then tapers off into adulthood as our dreams become something new and that’s ok. For others, that dream never really dies, but is also never realized. However, it never stops us from hoping and believing steadfast to the idea that we are capable of changing the world.
I’m not ashamed to admit that I’m part of the later group. Though it hasn’t happened yet, my dreams of chaining the world are still alive and while. I’ve struggled with the fact that it hasn’t happened yet on countless occasions. That is until I realized the only reason I haven’t changed the world as yet is because of the sabotage I caused myself. After serious reflection, I’ve come to the conclusion that there are seven main reasons why those who strive to change the world haven’t done it yet. I’m hoping at the conclusion of this list, you’ll be able to pinpoint your problem area, turn it around and continue on your quest changing the world.
1. You have no focus.
If you are simultaneously watching Modern Family, running your budget mentally and sorting clothes for the coat drive, you are doing world changing all wrong. Ignore the distractions. Focus on one thing and get it done. Then repeat. You know what your priorities are and you know what needs to be accomplished so stop procrastinating and being scatter brained. Once, you get your eyes back on the goal and focus, you’ll be so much closer to that change world you desire. Continue reading