It is magnificent to know that you should take action now because your dreams are just ahead. Almost every person alive a dream. What moves a dream from a fantasy to a thing that actually happens is that a person takes action now and moves to make the thing happen. It is important to be thankful for the fact that your dreams are just ahead. It does not matter if no one else believes in your dreams. You must find a way to put aside any doubts naysayers may place in your mind. In order to succeed, you must believe in the value of your dream, get up and take action now. More »
It is magnificent to take action now and show your plans some appreciation. Almost everyone has heard the expression, “if you fail to plan,you plan to fail.” As a result, each day people sit down and plan what they will do, when they will do it and with whom they will do it. There is often joy in the planning process and with gathering organizing and planning devices, penciling in appointments and writing plans in pen and adding the plans to various electronic devices. Do not plan in vain, the best show of appreciation you can give your plans is to take action now and get them done. More »
It is magnificent to find a way to take action now so you can suck it up and move. We all have plans, ideas and things we need to get done each day. Each of us creates those plans, ideas and lists of things to get done with optimism and good intentions. In an ideal world, we would move from task to task floating on clouds of satisfied accomplishment. However, we live in a real world full of distractions, disturbances and disappointments.
Your plan may be to get up, get the kids and spouse out of the house to school and work then go into your office with a cup of something hot and delicious. Things look good at 6 am, then child number one ignores you and the alarm clock and misses the school bus. Child number two throws up last night’s dinner all over the breakfast table and child number three. At that moment your spouse enters the kitchen to tell you the car has two flat tires and the car battery is dead. In other words, it is a typical morning. More »
It is magnificent to take action now and to know you can read a book to learn how. In order to get things done, one must learn to TAN aka take action now. All the planning, research and preparedness training in the world will accomplish nothing, until a person steps up and takes action. The following is my favorite example of the take action now principle.
Five birds were sitting on a telephone wire when three of them decided to go to Florida for the winter.
Question: How many birds were left?
Answer: Five because deciding to do something is not the same thing as actually doing something.
It is important to plan, to research and to prepare for whatever it is you want to do. The problem is that many people spend so much time on those steps that they never get to actually doing the thing that is the cause for all the planning, researching and preparing. More »