Posts tagged life experience
The Simple, Impactful Strategy That Helped Me Change My Life

I went thru my rebellious phase in middle school. I never gave much thought to anything but being with my friends and having fun. My friends were having fun by getting in trouble and I started to go down that road, too. However, I had a mom who really loves me and she put me in private school.

I HATED IT.

Back then, I didn’t see how much of a blessing it really was. Now that I’m older and a mom, I do.

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If You Really Want to Succeed At Anything, You've Got To Be Okay With This

If you really want to succeed at anything, you’ve got to be okay with failure. Loss. Defeat. Mistakes.

Ooh, LaTisha, that is a tough one.

  • I’d rather eat dirt.

  • I don’t like to lose.

  • I hate admitting defeat.

  • I will go out of my way to avoid failure, even if that means I never move forward in my life.

  • I cannot bear the shame and embarrassment that accompanies making a mistake.

Sound somewhat familiar? All of us have some level of aversion to the one thing that we actually need to be okay with in order to succeed at anything in life.

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