Beliefs are the thoughts we hold about ourselves and others. Beliefs shape our expectations. They can hold us back or lift us up. We each, as individuals, get to choose.
Success reigns supreme when our beliefs match up with the way we show up.
The beliefs we hold true impact the way we show up in the world. When they are out of sync, it shows.
When our beliefs align with those we do business with, look to as a coach, mentor, advisor or partner, we will be better served.
Beliefs are the foundation +
ultimately become our reality.
To ensure our beliefs are in sync with the person we want to be – the person we want to be known as, it is important to consider and reflect on those beliefs from time to time.
I revisited my beliefs recently and realized many opportunities to reset and realign my actions – the way I show up – with my core beliefs. It was hard to stop once I got going. Here is a glimpse into some of my beliefs:
I believe in the underdog.
I believe in tropical vacations.
I believe in friends who are there for you no matter what.
I believe in friends who give your room to grow. And flex.
I believe in chance + possibility + faith.
I believe a simple smile can change everything and a good deed can start a ripple.
I believe your soul sends warning flares through your body. Listen.
I believe in you.
I believe art. Crafts. And finding inspiration in others success.
I believe there is more good in people than bad. Always.
I believe in cutting people slack. And raising people up.
I believe that crazy is good.
I believe that negative feedback is a sign of engagement and feeling.
I believe that feeling is better than not.
I believe we are all lucky.
I believe in not answering the phone.
I believe in sharing. Ideas. Knowledge. Love. Cupcakes. Gum. Toothbrushes.
I believe in taking the high road.
I believe all problems have at their core, a simple beginning.
I believe in giving it your all when it is something that matters.
I believe in second chances… And sometimes third.
I believe in time outs. Especially for grown ups.
I believe the hug of a child can make almost anything better.
I believe we all have a purpose – when we find it and serve it, the world is better.
I believe happiness is a choice.
I believe in going to bed early.
I believe dinner around the table 90% of the time.
I believe in breaking the rules.
I believe making mistakes early is a good thing and failing fast is even better..
I believe in Singing loud with the windows rolled down.
I believe in dance parties with my girls. And sometimes my husband too.
I believe in homemade popcorn.
I believe it is time for women to lead. To play bigger. To live their gorgeous truth. To find real life bliss.
I believe in the self-fulfilling prophecy.
I believe I will achieve my say what goal within 2.5 years.
I believe regular change is good and creating new normals as often as you need to.
I believe in simplicity.
I believe in getting dirty.
I believe in hard work.
I believe in a good challenge.
I believe in getting embarrassed.
I believe in laughing at my self.
I believe in a good cry. I believe in listening and asking questions over talking.
I believe in helping people save face.
I believe you can make your point and have a greater impact if you do it with grace.
I believe in swagger.
I believe in your uniqueness.
I believe the is great beauty in life’s everyday occurrences.
I believe that you and I came together here for a reason. . . .