Wednesday, November 22, 2017.
"An optimist may see a light where there is none, but why must the pessimist always run to blow it out?"
~ Michel De Saint-Pierre
Click to Listen to Today's Midas Motivational Minute...
Are We Having Fun Yet?
Mix professionalism with fun. Productive and professional work shouldn't be confused with a serious attitude. In fact, a playful atmosphere actually stimulates productivity.
Having fun at work generates the additional energy required for higher productivity.
Today's Idea For Action is from the TQ Energy Color: Act Cheerfully -- Have More Fun. SMILE... SMILE... SMILE!
Print this page. Get out a pen. Better, Sign In and Answer Online.
Now, ask yourself the following three questions:
- Does your professional demeanor need a playful overhaul?
- How could you have a better time at what you're doing right now?
- How much fun did you have today? Do your results reflect it?
So, Just How Committed to High Achievement Are You?
Think about it. How well and how often do you actually do Energy Factor 1I? (Act Cheerfully -- Have More Fun. SMILE... SMILE... SMILE!) No question, this is a major driver of personal and professional success.
A high commitment (1I rated 8 or better) suggests you live life as though it's an adventure to be enjoyed. People enjoy working with you and miss you when you're gone. By maintaining the right perspective, you're able to keep everyone's spirits up -- even when a project becomes more work than expected. You try your best to avoid undue worry and consistently maintain a playful attitude while completing even the hardest task. You're capable of getting through the difficult times, without undue stress, by focusing on the reward instead of the effort.
A lack of commitment suggests you tend to live life as though it's a chore that must be finished. Somewhere along the way, you learned to respond to life with a serious tone and now you're stuck being serious most of the time. You tend to view everything as either an effort or an obligation. You rarely take the time to celebrate your successes. People welcome your presence and expertise, but rarely go out of their way to include you. Although you can always be counted on to produce what's required, you lack the ability to inspire others when things get difficult.
What happens when you do TQ Factor 1I more frequently?
You have more power. Everything comes easier when you maintain a cheerful attitude.
You accumulate performance positives like "Cheerful, Upbeat and High-spirited" -- immediately moving you towards the results you expect.
What happens when you fail to consistently do TQ Factor 1I?
You have less power. Everything is a lot more of an effort when you're gloomy.
Negatives like "Gloomy, Pessimistic and Begrudging" start to take their toll on your performance -- quickly moving you away from the success you want.
Exclusively for TQ Gold & Excellence Habit Members...
- Pop in Buds... Press Play... Learn & Burn! More...
- Reinvent yourself by testing your TQ. Discover what you are doing RIGHT, what you are doing WRONG and exactly what you need to do DIFFERENT.
- Reconnect to your dreams, goals, and plans...
- Recommit to your performance. Decide what you will do different TODAY to produce greater results...
- Reinforce those commitments by listening to your Workshop CDs and placing your Signs for Success.
- Review our online performance commentaries. They just might change your life.
"Becoming a member of ThinkTQ is the single smartest thing you will do today. It is the pathway to achieving all your dreams." ~ Jennifer Thompson, Gold Member
Sign Up Now!
Register now and gain access to our site, our testing and evaluation tools, and to our highly advanced, highly targeted TQ training systems.
This $160 TQ Starter Package includes your Daily Lessons in Intentional Excellence as well as a TQ Workshop of your choice -- FREE!
You will also receive the best book on Time Management ever written, Revelations of The Time Prism: Full Spectrum Time Management... as an instant download... absolutely FREE!
Remember, any information you enter anywhere on ThinkTQ.com is 100% private, and will not be given, sold or rented to others.
There is no requirement that you purchase anything. There are no reoccurring charges ever. You may cancel anytime and we will part friends.
Simply fill in this short membership form...