It is magnificent to learn a new way to take action now. At the start of each new school year, people all over America start thinking about learning new ways to do things. If you are having trouble finding a way to do what you need to do, this is a good time to learn some new tricks.
Take action now means getting up right now and do whatever it is that needs to be done. When we do that, we kiss fear, procrastination, and excuses out the door. When we take action now, we do like the sneaker commercial and just do it. It is important to learn to take action now because when we do, we succeed!
If at first you did not succeed, so what, try it again.
If you have had trouble in your journey to take action now, take time today to learn a new way to do it. There are as many ways to take action now as there are people who need to do it. Perhaps you tried to take action in the past and failed. In fact, you may have tried some tried and true methods to take action now and failed at each attempt. Perhaps in the past you have tried:
- Accountability groups
- SMART plans
- Smart phone apps
If you tried these methods and they did not work for you, so what! Today is a great day to learn a new way to take action now. If your attempts to take action now have not been successful, it is time to learn new ways to take action now. It doesn’t matter how many times you have tried to take action now and failed in the past.
The past is done and in your quest to take action now and succeed, you must keep moving forward. This is an area in life where you can never give up, never surrender. There are a variety of ways you can learn to do this including:
- A class online or through a local learning annex
- A workshop
- Coffee with a friend who is doing it well
- Read a book on the subject
If you try these methods and they do not give you satisfactory results, don’t give up. Keep looking, keep trying to learn a new way to take action now in your life. When it comes to being a success in life, you must learn to show up like a grown-up.
This means that among all the other things you have to do in order to succeed you must remember two rules:
1. If at first you don’t succeed, get up and find a way to try again
2. See Rule One
Old dogs can learn new tricks if they try.
Keep in mind that you are never too young and never too old to learn a new way to take action now and succeed. Check out the following exchange that happened between my daughters at dinner a few nights ago: Little Twin -” Z pass me that.” Big Twin – “No, if you really want it, you go get it. If you want to succeed you have to get it for yourself.”
As this exchange shows, if you want to take action now, you must go for it, you must find what it is that makes you move towards your goals and accomplishing your plan. Keep in mind that you learn from anyone and anything how to get things done. The church girl in me is reminded of the story of God using the rocks to cry out. If the rocks can cry out, then your neighbor, your kids, or even the crazy co-worker down the hall may have a method to take action now that may work for you.
No matter how many times you have tried to take action now and failed in the past, there is always hope, there is always a way out, around and through the problem. Do not be afraid to try new methods. Instead, get excited about the prospect of learning a new way to take action now and succeed.
In conclusion, it is magnificent to learn a new way to take action now. So, the question for you this magnificent day is are you willing to learn a new way to take action now if your old stuff is not working?