There is no doubting the huge success of the Olympics and the tremendous support they gathered. But was it always plain sailing? And what can we learn from the organisers’ approach?
We know that when we achieve things we should pause and take a moment to reflect upon and celebrate our achievements. It’s a great idea and we know that doing so is a neat idea.
However, the reality is that it even when we do achieve great things, is all too easy for us to spend so much time and energy focusing on what we have not achieved rather than what we have achieved!
I was speaking recently with a friend and we got to talking about hobbies, things that we do purely for our own enjoyment and pleasure. Now, this friend likes to indulge in his artistic side but he confessed that he found he was not getting the enjoyment he had expected from his hobby. After we […]
Sometimes people make us angry, and we find it hard to let go of that anger; it burns away inside of us, growing and eating away. Yet by allowing that person to make us angry, we are giving them power over us which does not serve us well. It is unhealthy and it harms us. But how can we overcome that anger?
With the Olympics underway with the best of the best pushing themselves even further for success, what can we learn from these athletes which will help us to boost our own success?