Does mindset matter? Or are some of us just luckier than others? When you’re experiencing a string of bad news, what is there to be done? Sometimes it’s easy to forget that while we can have no control over our circumstances, we have entire control over our outlook. We want to focus on the good not only when things are easy, but more importantly when things are tough. That is when the focus really matters and helps. That’s when it can change the tide from drowning to swimming. It’s our desire to spend more days swimming than sinking. Our intent is to expect good from today.
You too? Here are 3 things to help:
- These powerful ways to stay positive throughout the day, from Forbes
Having trouble expecting good to come your way? When the struggle is real, so is the negativity. This is why we love the idea of having 3 simple hacks to turning your mind around, plus some reasons why positivity is good for your health.
- These 11 habits to build so that staying positive becomes a little more natural
If positivity doesn’t feel like your first instinct, don’t despair! Think of it as a muscle that needs strengthening. When you aren’t in the pressure cooker, set your intent to develop a habit of happiness so that when the pressure is on, you fall back on the strengths you’ve developed. Here are 11 habits to help you do just that!
- This positivity pep talk from author and speaker Jon Gordon
The amazing Jon Gordon shares his story of traveling with the entire family, mounting stress and staying positive in the midst of it all. Be encouraged! Expect good when things get wild!