Believe in yourself and good things will happen
I don’t know if it’s luck or four years of slogging away day and night at my little business and blog, but I really feel so positive this year as things are going really well. I do wonder if a positive outlook helps people to be successful. I’d had a pretty crappy 2016 and I’d already decided in my head that 2017 will be a great year and a great success.
I really believe if you put the hard work in then eventually it will pay off. Here are some of my favourite inspirational mottos.
1. I CAN AND I WILL
This is my new top motto! I couldn’t get this out of my head the other day as I was driving around the countryside mystery shopping. It was a beautiful sunny day and I was making my own money doing what I wanted to do. It felt great.
I’d caught up on blog posts (for the first time in months) and felt like a change of scenery rather than sticking my head into my laptop for hours on end, as I usually do all day. It was a beautiful sunny day, so I thought I’d check my Roamler app and Streetbees app for tasks. There were loads so I got right to it!
Reuben was in nursery for the morning and Bella was at school. I managed to make £42 that morning and drive around some beautiful countryside in beautiful sunshine having a break away from the computer screen. It was bliss.
When I returned I’d been emailed two blog opportunities and also made £30 from some matched betting bets I’d placed in the morning. Perfect!
2. SHE TURNED HER CAN’TS INTO CANS AND HER DREAMS INTO PLANS
There are so many great ways to start earning a living from home, even as a mum of two young children with a part time job. If you put the work and dedication in you can succeed.
I get scared this is all a bit of a dream and suddenly my self-employed income will grind to a halt, but for five months now it’s been steadily increasing and I am more determined than ever to make being my own boss a long term reality.
3. WHERE THERE’S A WILL THERE’S A WAY
Thanks to the internet there is so much free help and advice out there for anyone to make the life they want. I read as much as I can every day and soak up as much information as possible to continue to learn, grow and develop. I’m learning new things every day. There’s never been a better time to start following your passion. Everything is so much more accessible nowadays.
How is your 2017 treating you so far? I hope it is a great success?