Oct 13 - Are your wheels spinning or turning? Do you feel as though you are continuously busy, yet not getting anywhere? Are you not making the progress you would like to be making for all the effort it feels you have put forth? Are all these “urgent” matters undermining your ability to work on what you know is important? Keeping busy may seem as though you are being productive, but if you don't have a clear vision, purpose, and goals to drive you, this may be why you are not getting the results you had hoped you would get.
Oct 6 – Too focused on what hasn’t happened? How are you viewing these past couple of years? Are you focusing on what went wrong or what went right? Are you wishing things were different or are you looking forward to continuing to make a difference? Are you feeling as though too many things had to be put on hold instead of focusing on what you can always still embrace? Are you caught up in how things will never be the same, or are you excited by what has never been and what it could mean positively in the future?
Sept 29 – Is what's gone wrong a blessing? Have you recently experienced something not going as expected? Or has something gone totally wrong, even with your best efforts and intentions? Are you in the midst of a period in your life where you feel as though everything is turning left when you are turning right? Do you feel as though nothing is going as you would like it to be, and you are frustrated by the constant affronts you are feeling when all you want to do is be productive, stress-free, and progressing forward?
Sept 22 – Can you make it happen? As you look at your goals for this year and beyond, is there one particular goal that seems totally out of reach, yet you desire it all the same? Are you afraid of what it might take to get you where you want to be? Do you worry that you don’t have what it takes? Does it feel like an impossibility at this time because of where you are right now?
Sept 15 – Are you all over the place? Are you overwhelmed with so many to-dos that you almost feel paralyzed as to where to begin? Do you have a multitude of opportunities, and all seem important and worth pursuing? Are you having difficulty prioritizing to move forward? Are you worried you may miss an opportunity or have missed opportunities due to your hesitation or being overwhelmed? When opportunities are pulling you in a multitude of ways along with your many to-dos, then you need better focus through taking charge of what you can control.
Sept 8 - Is your life and work in conflict? Do you find yourself in a sacrifice mode, feeling as though you must continuously choose between what you must get done at work or vice versa when it comes to priorities? Are you constantly feeling as though your life must wait because of work or that something you want to accomplish in your work must wait because of life? Does it seem that there are so many things out of your control dictating what you must focus on versus even being able to choose what you focus on?
Sept 1 - Are you focused on perfection or growth? Are you focused on perfection or growth? Is perfection your objective with each endeavor you undertake or are excellence, continuously learning, and growing your intention? Could a fear of failure be contributing to your desire to make it perfect? Could a fear of taking risks cause you to over-analyze every step or measure you take?
August 25 – Is your cup half full or half empty? Are you seeing things with optimism or always focused on what is wrong? Are you so overwhelmed by your daily demands that you cannot appreciate all that you have achieved or realized as a result of your hard work and dedication? Do you immediately think the worse is going to happen or are awaiting something to go wrong when things are going well? When you are in a mindset of your cup being half full, you are focusing on the emptiness, and therefore are feeling that emptiness within yourself.
August 18 – Wishing for a do over? Have some things not gone as you had hoped, and you are now wishing you could start all over again? Has a recent setback or challenge caused you to doubt your judgment? Have you pursued an opportunity only to find it not pan out as expected? Has a recent mistake or misstep caused you to beat yourself up due to the inconvenience of the undesirable result or feeling you should have known better?