YOU are a masterpiece. You may not have everything that you need right now to create your life exactly as you want it to be. However, you must not stop exploring your full potential and reaching for the highest goals possible.
Understanding the power of YOU can take many of us a while to figure out as we go through our journey of life; however, we must always remain authentic to ourselves as this can save us a lot of confusion and identity issues in the future.
If being authentic means being our true self, how many of us have really taken the time to know ourselves on this deep level?
Ask yourself questions about where you see yourself in 5 years; what are your biggest regrets; what has kept you from reaching your true potential; if there were no limits to your desires, where would you see yourself; and many other questions which get us into the mindset of evaluating where we are in our lives.
Be honest with your answers, and remember that life is a very different journey for each of us.
Firstly, part of knowing ourselves is knowing what we believe in. All throughout our childhoods, we picked up messages that became part of our belief system.
Without challenging these beliefs, we go about life, making these beliefs our own. The main journey to finding our authentic selves is sorting through these beliefs to find out our own.
However, we must question whether these beliefs come from a mature, healthy, grounded place within us, or are they remnants from our childhood, coming from an insecure site?
Reallocating your energy to living in line with your values will mean that you will never feel yourself being led astray if you operate on a clear set of standards for yourself. Genuine authenticity is born when you give up trying to please everyone around you and own yourself.
Honesty and openness are the two main factors for authenticity to thrive. There is no genuineness without some reality first. Shifting your priorities to allow you to live comfortably is essential.
Instead of operating based on the expectations of others, learn to trust your own intuition rather.
Building a more authentic life means focusing on what matters. So, devote your life to your relationships. They are critical for your success, happiness, and health. And they keep you accurate and honest—and authentically you in the process.
Living a more authentic life with yourself will involve an approach to everything being through the lens of humility and curiosity. Becoming an explorer of your own journey is the way to go! It all starts with your willingness to take a step back and cultivate modesty.
After all, being humble is a great way to demonstrate the power of YOU and your presence in a room full of people. You are the energy that you attract! The term receptivity allows us to understand that the key to effective giving to yourself and others is to stay open to receiving.
Do you find yourself trying to perfect your Instagram, your career, your appearance, and more? In a real sense, all individuals should work on embracing their imperfections.
You may be struggling with authenticity because you may constantly find yourself striving for perfection. But you’ll never achieve it because the bar always gets raised.
Instead, you’ll drive yourself crazy if you keep trying to tweak every little thing about your life. The best way to get past this is to accept the complexity of your reality and keep working on yourself to a realistic standard.
Overall, authenticity can demonstrate that the most valuable gift you have to offer is yourself.
All over the world, some people share their knowledge, have an impact, attract opportunities, and live life as it comes. Whether flourishing in their careers or building solid businesses, they add to the world by positively impacting and influencing those around them.
Most of the time, people are looking for someone to believe in, someone to be inspired by, someone to learn from, and someone to follow.
The Power of YOU will help you to achieve specific purposes and targets in life. Gaining clarity on your goal and niche, that ‘one thing’ you want to be acknowledged for.
A robust version of you should value every part of yourself. Your worth is determined by how much more you give in value than you take in payment. Influence is also crucial as your impact is determined by how abundantly you place other people’s interests first.
Becoming the best version of yourself takes a lot of time, energy, and dedication to activities that will be beneficial to you. We should all love ourselves enough to invest the right amount of effort to keep growing and learning new things. Challenge yourself to learn a new skill every month.
A believer makes it to the finish line faster. Sure there are bumps and bruises along the way. Tears and pain. But there just aren’t enough good reasons to stop believing.
Even if you just believe in yourself, that’s enough. Start there. It’s much more beneficial for us to walk through life not judging from what we see in others but from what others eventually show to us through actions along the way.
Finally, be willing to change. Change is all around us – all the time. If you want change to happen in your life, you need to be ready to change too.
More than willing, you must change. Gandhi said, “You must be the change you want to see in the world.” Are you doing or ignoring?
People must see your example for you to champion change most successfully. Successful people often learn what “everyone else does” then do the opposite. It is a great strategy when applied for leadership in whatever areas of life.
The journey to self-improvement is often delayed by our inability to fully understand who we are. We sometimes fail to recognize our needs, our true potential, and all that we are capable of accomplishing. Every day needs to be a focused effort towards self-discovery.