A great life doesn’t happen by accident. A great life is the result of
allocating your time, energy, thoughts, and hard work towards what you want
your life to be. Stop setting yourself up for stress and failure, and start
setting up your life to support success and ease. A great life is the result
of using the 24/7 you get in a creative and thoughtful way, instead of just
what comes next. Customize these “secrets” to fit your own needs and style,
and start creating your own great life today!
1. S – Simplify. A great life is the result of simplifying your life.
People often misinterpret what simplify means. It’s not a way to remove work
from your life. When you focus on simplifying your life, you free up energy
and time for the work that you enjoy and the purpose for which you are here.
In order to create a great life, you will have to make room for it in yours
2. E – Effort. A great life is the result of your best effort. Creating a
great life requires that you make some adjustments. It may mean
re-evaluating how you spend your time, or choosing to spend your money in a
different way. It may mean looking for new ways to spend your energy that
coincide with your particular definition of a great life. Life will reward
your best effort.
3. C – Create Priorities. A great life is the result of creating
priorities. It’s easy to spend your days just responding to the next thing
that gets your attention, instead of intentionally using the time, energy and
money you have in a way that’s important to you. Focus on removing the
obstacles that get in the way of you making sure you are honoring your
4. R – Reserves. A great life is the result of having reserves – reserves of things,
time, space, energy, money. With reserves, you acquire far more than you need
– not 6 months living expenses, but 5 years worth; not 15 minutes of free time, 1 day.
Reserves are important because they reduce the
fear of consequences, and that allows you to make decisions based on what you
really want instead of what the fear decides for you. See more