The audiobook, Creative Confidence, helps readers learn how to unleash their confidence and tap into the creativity they have.
Commissioned through ACX in 2015
Young Adult (18-35)
North American (General)
Note: Transcripts are generated using speech recognition software and may contain errors.
how to design your life, the creative confidence way when it comes to getting what you want out of life. There are a few things that you can do to tip the scales in your favor. Have you ever thought about designing your life to go the way that you want it to go? You can actually use creative confidence to accomplish these things that you want out of your life. In fact, this method works very well. It is so effective because it is not merely about learning to be creative in an artistic endeavor. Well, that may not be part of your overall goal. Creative confidence is a key component of learning how to achieve your dreams. It helps you have the confidence that you need to succeed every day. You're then able to design your life using a plan that will take you wherever you want to go. Once you are able to do that, everything else starts to fall into place surprisingly fast. The best part is that your confidence starts to build after you discover that developing a plan and then acting on it will work even better. Your confidence grows with each success allowing you to tackle more complex problems. Remember that no one learns to run before they learn to walk. As a result, you can build confidence when you set simple goals at the beginning of your plan and then allow those goals to become more complex. As time goes on, I think everything through. If you want to design your life using creative confidence, you have to learn to think everything through and decide exactly how you're going to go about accomplishing your goals. You probably already know that you should write your goals down and that you should reflect on them frequently. However, designing your life requires more effort than simply writing goals down on a piece of paper. It requires that you take the time to decide what you truly want out of your life, both now and in the future. It also requires that you use your creative abilities to figure out exactly how you are going to go about achieving a life that meets or exceeds the goals that you have to set for yourself. The most effective way to accomplish this is to pick one thing that you can work on every day, which will bring you closer to the life that you dream of. You can then start making that life a reality. Eliminate the things that bother you. When you were working on designing your life recorders, you to focus on every aspect of your life, you have an opportunity to reflect on the things that you have done that make you proud or that make you feel a sense of accomplishment. The painful part is that you also have to reflect on things that you wish you would have worked out differently, or even things that you're not necessarily proud of. The point of doing this is to eliminate the things from your life that bother you. Perhaps you are currently stuck in a job that makes you frustrated on a daily basis. Perhaps you work for someone that constantly demands high expectations. You wants to pay you virtually nothing for your effort. Maybe you are simply not fulfilled with what you were doing. And you find yourself constantly going through the motions on a day to day basis out of a misplaced sense of responsibility. Whatever it is, if you find things in your life that bother you or make you feel unhappier upset. It is time to use your creative abilities to decide how to eliminate those things from your life. You will ultimately be much happier, and you will be better able to focus on the positive aspects of your life. When you really think about it. You would not design your life, so incorporate things that make you feel unhappier unappreciated. Therefore, it is necessary that you remove these things from your life as quickly as possible, or you will never be able to design your life the way that you really want to design it. Evaluate your aspirations and be creative. Your goals will change from time to time. I make a point of constantly evaluating your future goals so that you remain on target with your life goals. It is perfectly acceptable to change your plan and decide that you want something different out of your life. All you have to do is make sure that you are doing what you need to do to get the desired results. When you evaluate your plans, often you have the chance to make any necessary changes on a daily basis. More importantly, you also have the opportunity relax and enjoy the accomplishments that you have already made. This helps you recharge your batteries and gives yourself credit for the effort that you already put forth. This, in turn, builds your creative confidence and helps you continue on your path toward designing your life. Summary creative confidence is one of those things that you have to constantly work at in order to succeed. The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that the only people that have creative abilities are those who are constantly involved in artistic activities. Everyone has to be creative in order to achieve their goals and dreams, do well in the workplace and survive day to day life, complete with all of its challenges. Learn to find your niche and use your creative abilities to excel in that area. Once you find that niche you were doing something that you are passionate about, you will find that you are able to take your creative confidence to an entirely new level along with your overall happiness. The surprising fact is that as