10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#8 Procrastination

“Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy” (Wayne Gretzky). Procrastination is laziness.  When you put things off until a later time, you will increase your stress and decrease your success. To overcome procrastination, I recommend the 7 tips below… 7. Utilize an accountability partner and report progress as agreed. 6. …

Coach James10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#8 Procrastination

10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#7 Lack of Self-Confidence

“Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy” (Norman Vincent Peale). What is Self-Confidence? It’s confidence in yourself and in your abilities. It’s the awareness of your strengths and weaknesses. Lack of Self-Confidence often blocks our abilities to achieve our full potential. However, with the right guidance, coaching …

Coach James10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#7 Lack of Self-Confidence

10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#6 Fear

“One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn’t do” (Henry Ford). Fear is a state of mind.  You can overcome the fears preventing your success, joy and happiness.  Here are 5 tips to get started: Acknowledge your fear, don’t deny it. Analyze your …

Coach James10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#6 Fear

10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#5 What we don’t know that we don’t know

“What we know is a drop, what we don’t know is an ocean” (Isaac Newton).         Sometimes, the biggest obstacle to your success is not what you don’t know.  After all, you can always research what you don’t know…  It’s what you don’t know that you don’t know that usually hold you back.  How do you overcome …

Coach James10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#5 What we don’t know that we don’t know

10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#4 Relationships

        “Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character” (The Bible). One of the keys to success and happiness is to build a team; and the first step to building a team is to build relationships.  Follow the following steps to build meaningful relationships with others: Be self-aware Be selective Be an effective communicator Be loving Be …

Coach James10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#4 Relationships

10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#3 Habits

“The chains of habit are generally too small to be felt until they are too strong to be broken” (Samuel Johnson). A habit is something we do on a consistent basis. Our habits can be so ingrained that they become automatic.  The habits we’ve developed by the time we become adults have a profound influence on our life choices and outcomes.  You can …

Coach James10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#3 Habits

10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#1 Mindset

“If you can change your mindset… You can change your life.” What is Mindset? It’s a particular way of thinking, an attitude, a belief system or a set of opinions on something. Mindset is important to your success, your joy and your happiness. It impacts who you are, your feelings, your actions and your results.  That is why if you change your …

Coach James10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#1 Mindset

10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#2 Purpose

“If you’re alive, there’s a purpose for your life” (Rick Warren). Purpose is the reason for which something is done or created or for which something exists (Merriam-Webster). Purpose is not just what you do, but it’s who YOU are!  Who you are is more important then what you do because you will do many things but there will never be …

Coach James10 Biggest Obstacles Preventing Success and Happiness—#2 Purpose

17 Growth Mindset quotes to inspire you

Mindset is a particular way of thinking, a focusing, an attitude, a belief system or a set of opinions on something. Your mindset determines who you are. It affects your feelings and your actions; and your behaviors determine your results. If you want different results in your life and in your business, you must first change your mindset. After decades …

Coach James17 Growth Mindset quotes to inspire you

10 most common obstacles you must overcome to achieve greater success and happiness

“If you’re not having problems, you are missing an opportunity for growth.” In the journey to greater success, joy and happiness, minor setbacks and obstacles are expected.  However, when you’re determined to win, you’ll a way to achieve your definite goals.  Here are 10 most common obstacles you must overcome to achieve greater success and happiness: 1. Fear and Anxiety:  You …

Coach James10 most common obstacles you must overcome to achieve greater success and happiness