About 10 years ago, I once had the opportunity to see President Nelson Mandela up close and personal , at the Killarney Shopping Centre, surrounded by bodyguards.
He is much taller than I thought but more than that, has a very imposing presence. You feel like you’re in the presence of royalty…
I always tell my workshop participants, “we all have 24 hours a day. All of us. The President has 24 hours and we have 24 hours. The only difference is how we choose to use it”.
And that’s the truth.
Your life is a product of the choices you make with your time.
Your choices are not wrong, just different.
If you choose to “relax” for 4 hours each day watching TV, playing games, getting on Facebook, etc. don’t complain about not having the time to write your book, cook healthy food, organize your home, etc.
It’s the same way that I can’t complain that I don’t have enough time to read books when I spend too much time reading blogs!
Choices. It’s all about your choices.
Your coaching challenge
- Stop. Think about how you regularly spend your time.
- Is there something you’d rather have in your life?
- Consciously make a choice to choose something better at least once a day for the next week.
- Need some help? Contact me for your Success Strategy Session. Otherwise, have a look at the Organise your Time system.