Success is something everyone wants, but so many people struggle to reach the level of success they truly desire. Although everyone’s idea of success is different, for many, it seems that no matter what they do or how hard they try, they still fall short of whatever success looks like to them.
To achieve greater levels of success, you need to overcome thoughts of lack, limitation, and doubt, and stop settling for “good enough.” Stretch the imagination to see beyond what you think you can achieve and maintain a belief that you can attain your goals and desires.
The following three secrets to success that will help break your barrier to success and catapult your results are:
- Show Up
- Shift your mindset.
“You are what you are and where you are because of what’s gone into your mind. You can change what you are, you can change where you are, by changing what goes into your mind.”
— Zig Ziglar
Your mindset is responsible for virtually everything that shows up in your life. Consider that your mindset is like a muscle that needs to be strengthened and conditioned to perform optimally. We all know the importance of working out our biceps, triceps, quads, abs, and any other muscle in the body. Still, most of us underestimate the power of working out, developing our minds, and the benefits it creates in all areas of our life.
To become a high-level achiever in your personal and professional life, you need to build a strong, positive mindset. Negative-thinking and negative self-talk affects our feelings and behaviors and ultimately sabotages our success. Replace negative thought patterns by imprinting the subconscious mind with new thoughts and beliefs, and use positive affirmations to build a mindset that leads you closer toward your goals, rather than further away. Without a positive foundation, it’s impossible to reach the level of success that you truly desire and deserve. If you shift your mindset, your results will follow.
2) Shed limiting beliefs.
“You begin to fly when you let go of self-limiting beliefs and allow your mind and aspirations to rise to greater heights.”
One of the biggest reasons people have difficulty achieving their goals and dreams is the limiting beliefs they have picked up from childhood. The false beliefs that they believe to be true. Limiting beliefs create a barrier to success and hijack your potential. Shedding limiting beliefs deeply buried in the subconscious is one of the ultimate ways to unlock your inherent potential and move from where you are to where you want to be.
When you break the constraints of limiting beliefs, your mind is clear and can focus on what’s possible for you and will guide you in the direction of your desires.
If you don’t break your past programming, you’ll have a constant block to success, fall short of your potential, and deny yourself the joy and fulfillment you could be experiencing in all areas of your life. By eliminating limiting beliefs, you will uncover your true potential and exponentially grow your results.
3) Show up as the best version of yourself.
“To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.”
― Ralph Waldo Emerson
A strong desire to belong or fit into the so-called “norms” of society can cause people to discard their feelings and act in ways that go against their true nature. They agree with others even though they disagree or pretend to be someone they are not for fear of being rejected. Being a false expression of yourself creates a void and disconnection from the self. You are at your best when you regain a sense of self and remember who you are at your core.
Showing up as the best version of yourself requires that you acknowledge and express your needs, wants, and values. You need to be honest with yourself and others and be willing to be vulnerable and let your true essence emerge even when it feels uncomfortable. It’s easy to be around authentic people, and it feels challenging to be around people projecting a false persona. Stop trying to fit in because you are not like everybody else. It’s simple, just be you. There is no one else on the planet like you. Embrace your uniqueness, allow your inner radiance to shine and show up as the best version of yourself.
So, if you want to break your barrier to success and achieve high-level results, remember to shift, shed, show up, and get ready to catapult your success!