Apr 19, 2012 / by Alisa Hafen / No Comments

In order to achieve success and make your dreams come true, there are certain steps that are necessary to take.  Whatever your goals may be, start working on them today.

Where you spend your time and money is where your heart is.  Your time and your money are the two things you have the most control over.

Use them wisely as they can help propel you towards your goals.

Begin to believe in yourself – really believe in yourself.

Stop being the zombie that is awakened by his alarm clock, enduring a day of mind numbing work and then comes home to vegetate in front of a brain-sucking television set until you fall asleep – just so you can continue the process the next day.

I believe we have untapped potential that is deep inside each one of us.  We need to see the world in a different light as we take control of our future.

Opportunities that might have been oblivious to us before, might appear more clearly now.  There are opportunities that build our expertise, that require the skills we already have.

There might be some areas that are keeping you from becoming everything you want to be – everything others need you to be.

Take the time to determine exactly what these areas are.  Be honest with yourself and focus on these areas.

Don’t let your ego get in the way.   I believe the only thing that can hold you back is self-doubt.  Once you have identified the areas you need to work on, find someone to help you.

This person doesn’t necessarily have to be a “guru” in this area, but someone that has had the same challenges and has already overcome them.

Finally, don’t stop moving forward.  Let momentum be your guide.  Live with intention and move towards your goals and your dreams.

Momentum will carry you past the rough times.  And there will be rough times.  There always is.  But now you have a stronger vision.

You can see that you are on the road to achieving your goals and this momentum will get you over the hills that you must climb.  These hills are the last things that stand between who you are now and the person that you can potentially become.

Only by continuing to move forward will you reach your goals and make your dreams come true.