Updated: Aug 6
Your mindset is crucial when it comes to setting your goals and living your best life. It determines the way you think, and your perspective of yourself and the world around you. It is the biggest influencer of your emotions and your decisions, and it heavily affects your mood, relationships, and life in general.
Having a positive mindset is the key to success in any area of your life. Positivity is attractive (and I don't just mean in a romantic way).
Here are some examples.
If you're positive, you're more likely to have a positive interaction with anyone, than if you're negative.
You're more likely to get hired if you're positive, rather than negative.
See where I'm going with this?
If you don't have a positive mindset, you'll end up in a downward spiral of negativity, causing self-doubt, depression, and other emotional issues.
Constant negativity about yourself often leaves you feeling depressed, alone and unmotivated and negativity towards other people doesn't make you any better or feel any better.
It's toxic to your mindset and your self-worth. And, to be frank, it will make you a miserable bitch. Take it from someone who has been there and back.
I am a firm believer that this world needs all the positivity it can get and now, I'd like to spread a little positivity on to you, with these tips to Be A More Positive To Live A Better Life.
In this post, I'll teach you to be a more positive person with simple and doable steps, so you can easily implement them into your daily life. Stick with it, and you'll see a big improvement in your life and yourself. Trust me, life will get better!
1. Dedicate Yourself
Before you even start, you have to dedicate yourself to becoming more positive. You must follow through, even when it seems difficult.
In order to achieve any goal, you need to make the promise to yourself to do what it takes to achieve it.
Remember, no one successful would be where they are today if they just worked when they felt like it. This is going to have to be a priority for you.
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It's been scientifically proven that if you write 3 things you're grateful for each day, you're mood and outlook on life will improve. You can't argue with that science!
Write down 3 things you're grateful for every morning. Start the day off right, with a positive attitude!
3. Make Your Inner Critic Bite Its Tongue:
Your inner critic is that negative, doubtful voice in your head, that says things like, "You can't do this. You're not good enough for that." Etc.
By taking control of your inner critic, you make room for an affirmative and motivational voice telling you that you can do anything.
4. Identify Your Dream Life:
Picture what your ideal life looks like. What would you do every day? How would you spend your time? What would you do for a career?
Get a clear picture of what this would look like and write down a detailed description of it.
Keep what you've written somewhere you can refer to it when need to. When you know what you're ideal life looks like, you can align your goals accordingly and start working toward the life you truly want!
5. Have Positive Expectations:
Having good expectations for yourself is key when you're setting or working toward a goal. Forget about how you're going to live up to your expectations, just go for it! Keep your expectations realistic, but not low, by any means.
Oh, and one other thing about positive expectations...
When things don't go as planned, if they don't, (I'm expecting they will) DO NOT AND I REPEAT DO NOT BE DOWN ON YOURSELF.
See the silver lining. Look on the bright side. Whatever saying works for you, do it.
You have to find a positive in everything, in order to keep having those positive expectations.
6. A Healthy Diet:
Foods like sugar and caffeine are addictive. This causes unstable moods and a negative attitude.
A good healthy diet is the best way to improving any part of yourself from the inside, out.
7. Do Positive Things!
Doing positive things and saying positive things are the two BEST ways to become more positive.
Complimenting someone, or doing something nice for someone automatically makes you feel better about yourself and the world, as a whole.
Now that you have the best ways to become more positive, the rest is simply up to you. If you implement these steps into your life, you'll see a definite improvement in yourself, your mindset, and your life.
How will you be more positive today? Comment below? Like and share with your friends to inspire more positivity across the world! You can also follow @ruralmajestyblog for your daily dose of #positivity!
Until Next Time