Today I’m going to share why you NEED to invest in your personal growth, to be free to live the life you envision for yourself.
I’m on a mission to empower women to create a life that feels good inside and out and that starts with what you think about yourself. I want all women to recognize the power in investing in their personal growth so they can be genuinely happy.
Too many people are mentally and emotionally unhealthy, spending too much time watching TV and checking Facebook instead of setting goals and creating a vision for their life. We have layers and layers of “stuff” that has built up over the years that we often refuse to even deal with. It’s easier to look cute than it is for you to pick up a book and learn something new that can change your life.
Let me be clear, I totally believe in looking nice and presentable so I’m definitely not saying stop taking care of yourself. What I don’t want to see is that you focus so much on looking good on the outside that you don’t take time to really work on you.
It’s not healthy for you to walk around not knowing your purpose in life. You possess special gifts that are meant to be shared with the world. You’re robbing others because you’re not walking in your purpose. Here are five reasons why you need to invest in yourself.
1. You’ll boost your happiness
When you start discovering who you are and setting goals, you’re guaranteed to feel happier about your life. You’ll be doing something that brings you joy and you’ll have peace of mind.
2. You’ll be more optimistic about your future
Knowing that you have a plan for your life gives you a fresh perspective and it ignites a fire in you. You’re optimistic and open to endless possibilities.
3. You don’t sweat the small stuff
The things that use to bother you will be minimal. You will be too busy working on you that you won’t have time for petty stuff. Your main goal is to keep it moving.
4. You’ll free your mind
Positive thoughts equal a positive life. Feeding your mind with information that will grow you as an individual is an excellent way to invest in yourself.
5. You’ll start living a life with intention
You’ll discover your purpose and start living the life you desire. You no longer just exist and go through the motions of life. Your life now has meaning and substance.
Life is about growing. You should be always working on some area of your life. Walking around like you’re ok when you’re really not, is not ok. Start investing in your personal growth because you’re worth it.
Post by Siobhan Sudberry
Life coach Siobhan Sudberry is the creator of BeFree Project. BeFree Project recently launched the Free Your Mind E-Course for anyone who’s consumed by negative thoughts and is ready to change their life. You can follow BeFree Project on Twitter, Instagram, Periscope and Facebook.