There is always something that will at least temporarily disrupt your confidence. No one should feel ashamed about where they find themselves at any given point in time. Life is what it is and one is where they are at the moment. The right thing to contemplate or focus on is where to go. Where is the right place to be headed?
No matter if you find yourself on top of the world, on the bottom or in between, it is important to have a vision of where you want to be with a plan or map of a journey to get there. If you want something, and what you want should be healthy for yourself and others including in the long term, then you need to go for it. Find a way and enjoy your journey helping others as you go.
Make sure that you really think your goal or goals through thoroughly with the help of others to be more certain that have your and the world’s best interests at heart. Grounding yourself in a holistically well thought out plan will help you avoid pitfalls and maximize your enjoyment of the journey. It needn’t be an arduous process that prevents or distracts you from making progress and feeling confident. Rather, it should help you build in confidence as you know you are doing something right for yourself and the world.
Daniel A. Jones, August 12, 2012