Trying vs. Doing: Choose Your Verb

Just do it! A good message for today. 🙂
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Trying vs. Doing: Choose Your Verb Photo By: Sonyo Estavillo

I heard the titled phrase from an acquaintance who happens to also be a teacher. It struck me as an easy “go to” phrase to keep tucked away and ready to pull out when you need a little motivation.

How you treat yourself and what you say to yourself makes a titanic impact on your productivity in both your personal and professional life. Check it out: Take the example of being at work and your boss asks you to perform a task. She wants to hear you respond that you will “do” the task rather than simply “try” to get it done.

It’s the same when it comes to getting any personal goal accomplished. Self-talk and the words you choose makes a big difference in your overall perspective. It reminds me of a few episodes I’ve seen on “My 600 Ib. Life.” There is always one…

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