Have a business? Going to school? Want to become more effective at work? What to achieve your goals? There’s one thing that you need to do.
What is that one thing?
That is the very thing you need to figure out. And the book “The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results” authored by Gary Keller, will help you figure out what is your one thing.
Everyone’s one thing is different because we are all different. Things like what you are good at, aptitudes, passions, etc., all makeup what your one thing will be.
For instance, for me, I have natural leadership qualities. I also was brought up in a family of arborists. I also like to serve people and am passionate about it. So, what came to be, I opened up my own Oahu tree service company.
It’s easy to feel ambitious in wanting to strive for you goals, do what you love to do, create what you want to create, and succeed in your life. But it’s not that easy to obtain those goals. As it is said, “it’s easier said than done”.
Why is this? Why is this statement perhaps, a “natural law” of life? Why is it so hard to just dive in and knock out whatever you have to do and reach your goals through and through?
It’s because of something called resistance. There are a few things that elicit resistance and achieving your goals is one of them. It’s a fact of life, anything worth striving for, you will always come across some kind of resistance. There’s no escaping it. It’s futile. Resistance is an enemy that you will battle everyday in your journeys of succeeding in reaching your goals. The key is learning how to beat resistance.
In order to beat resistance