Considering some of the greats like Winston Churchill, Abraham Lincoln, and Mahatma Gandhi, Suffered many failures throughout their lifetimes, but their inner fires were not diminished. Each one focused on his vision before him and persisted in communicating, leading and taking bold actions that eventually would change the course of their life and our history.
With commitment to passion, you can change not only your life but history as well. Whether you’re leading a family, a group, a team, or a company, or you’re on your own, the same principle holds true.
-To be a front runner, Result-Producing Leader and Communicator, Focus and tap into Your Passion.
This passion is the “Motivation” and it is natural to communicate with conviction when we’re talking about something we deeply love and care about – But sometimes in life and in business the motivation may not be there and we can feel like we’re just “going through the motions”. What can we do?
–Find Your Big Purpose.
It’s easy to be passionate when we’re fully invested in the larger purpose. A big purpose engages and inspires us, whether it’s having a career that we love, providing for our family or helping to solve someone else’s needs.
Look at clarifying your big purpose in, “What do I want to achieve in life or BE, DO and HAVE in each of the following areas? ” Personal Life, Professional Life, Friends and Family, Community, Organization, Nation, Planet, and Universe.
Put your desires into words that inspire you, write them down and read them often.
Your big purpose becomes your personal pipeline to the passion and context for all your desired achievements demanding your attention and actions.
Remember when you were going through the motions. Feel the satisfaction of accomplishment with each positive step.
Next re-play each positive feeling and mental focus, such as “Being all that you can be!” Feel the vitality.
Now fan the flames of desire and personal value into action in your life, being all that you can be, adding to that the most powerful substance known to man vision, fueling your passion, visualize your purpose as if it’s happening right here and right now!
Visualizing yourself inside your purpose – make it real and turn up the heat. Making a vision poster or dream board of your big purpose is very helpful. Paste pictures and words that illustrate your desired purpose on a board. This is a powerful creative process that combines passion, vision and action into program for success.
Remember, Bill Gates would not have achieved his dream of placing a computer in each home without the vision and the passion to make it happen. He communicated those desires and he changed the course of history as we now know it.
Clarify the Quality of your contribution.
Another way to tap into your passion is to ask yourself, “How do my communication skills affect or contribute to the quality of my life? ”Find the words that inspire and fully engage you and focus on them, by considering how you can contribute to the quality of other’s lives, you will achieve your authentic passion and purpose in life.
Next Prepare, Practice and Act as if you are 10 Times More Excited.
Whenever possible, prepare and practice your communication out loud this good rehearsal practice as well it will help you to remember it and keep it on the for front of your mind. This rehearsal technique is liberating and fun, it gets your voice and body moving, your breath and energy flowing, and your inner fire burning.
It will blast you out of your caution, engaging your mind and personality, expanding your self-expression and connecting you to your passion. Express enthusiasm, confidence and sincerity.
I’m glad to be here!
I know what I’m talking about!
I care about what I’m saying!
Once you feel the excitement, and on fire, then put this rehearsal technique aside and be yourself. Notice the difference.
Vision and Passion are the strength that drives powerful result-producing communication and bold action. When we combine a deep desire to contribute with the expectation of success, we become unstoppable. Whoever we are and whatever our title, we can change the course of history by harnessing the power of vision and passion.