Being the best version of yourself isn’t something you are just once. As each stage of your life requires a better version of you, being yourself will forever be an ongoing process because you know what, there is always room for improvement. You have amazing hidden talents and abilities that will keep on unveiling themselves the more you grow. The journey of self improvement can only begin when the journey of self discovery has already taken place see related post How to begin your Self-discovery journey
Self improvement can help you discover an even better version of yourself. The more experience and life lessons you have, the more you learn about yourself. Here are 10 ways to bring about personal growth in your everyday life.
10 Steps to stimulate your personal growth
- Try something new
Get out of your routine. Try something you have always wanted to but are too scared to do. Remember that nothing will change unless you take the first step. Be courageous and try something you have always dreamed of. Try to get out of your comfort zone.
- Surround yourself with happy folks
Happiness is contagious, positive vibes as well. Surround yourself with people on the same or greater mission than you. Be with people who can help you grow and support you in your growth journey. Hang out with people who have been or are going through the same thing as you. Surround yourself with those 7 Amazing friends you should have in life
Yes reading can help you learn and gain knowledge on how to go about your personal growth journey. If you are not a fan of reading, get audio books or listen to podcasts, watch testimonials videos. But remember that not every book will help, not every podcast or audio book will be for you. Choose wisely, take advice you need and leave what you don’t. At the end of the day, it’s your journey to walk you know what’s best for you.
- Set goals
One of the most important thing in your personal growth journey, setting goals. Setting achievable, realistic short term and long term goals will help you stay on track in your self improvement journey on how you growing as a person. As you will see results of your consistency.
- Invest in yourself
One of the biggest investment you will have to do in life should be investing in yourself. Yes invest in yourself. Whether you want to pursue a new skill or hobby, invest in that no matter the outcome. At the end of it you will learn new things and grow as a person from the experience alone.
- Your biggest competition is you
Always remember that you are trying to be better than you were yesterday, you are not trying to be better than her or him or them. You are fighting against your bad addictions, uncontrollable anger, your shyness, fears, procrastination and everything else holding you down. You are fighting against your own problems. Every single day, try to be better than yesterday.
- Meet new people
The fastest way to learn about a different culture, languages and ways of thinking is meeting new people. It will broaden your perspectives, help you practice how to introduce yourself. See related post …… circle of friends
- Practice gratitude
The more you look for things to be grateful for, the more you realize there are 1,000 things to be grateful for in your life. Everyday try to write down what you are grateful for even if it something as simple as “I woke up today”, “I had my favorite food”. Good vibes attract good vibes. The more you are grateful, the more there will be things to be grateful for.
- Seek a mentor you can count on
Find someone who have achieved what you want to achieve. That person will be able to guide you and share with you mistakes and lessons they have learnt throughout their journey.
- If you can’t stop thinking about it, do it.
Whatever you can’t stop thinking about at night or day dreaming about, educate yourself on that. Breathe and go for it.
What steps are you taking to stimulate your personal growth daily?
Till next Sunday