After an extensive three-year study which assessed the happiest and most successful people in the history, 7 different mindsets were established as the basis for their happiness and success. These mindsets involve the thinking process, the surroundings and what the future holds.
A successful mindset allows a person to positively focus and get the job done while fixating the hurdles on the way. The 7 mindsets can change a person’s life as they represent the irrefutable, time-tested thinking at the heart of fulfillment, happiness and success on one’s own terms, regardless of their gender, race or nationality.
“Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance.”
Teaching these simple principles to the youth and young adults through interactive activities and engaging them via digital platforms in different languages, oriented towards driving a positive change through a purposeful action in one’s life. Let’s get in detail about these 7 Mindsets important for growth, success and happiness.
7 Mindsets for Growth, Success & Happiness
Endless Possibilities- Never Say Never!
The mindset of nothing is impossible, motivates and provides an understanding that each and every one of us is capable of living an extraordinary life. Dreaming big, embracing creativity and expecting great results gives us an idea that everything that exists was once a random idea, which with great belief became a possibility and then a reality.
If one chooses to embrace this principle, it allows them to envision a wonderful and beautiful life and they should not hold back in expecting greater things and later, choosing to effectively execute the process of making things happen and making dreams come true.
Follow Your Passion
A person who is determined to pursue their authentic talents and deepest interests completes the unique expression of human existence. Humans, throughout their life, are persistent in finding their unique genius in order to show it off to the whole world, to possibly the maximum extent.
One who dreams, dreams big, and wants to make his/her dreams authentic will find the fuel to ignite their passion into overcoming hurdles onto the path of success and growth.
Own Up- Be Accountable
Owning up to every activity in your life, being responsible for your own past and not predetermining the future, but rather living in the moment and being accountable for the present is the roadmap to growth and happiness.
Once you recognize your failures, fears and excuses, is when your mindset allows you to be free and enables you to break down the barriers holding you down, freeing your mind and focusing your energy towards accomplishing your goals in life.
Every Person is a Lesson
It is important to understand how everyone who enters our lives are connected with us, assisting us in living our dreams. Once you know the value each person brings in your life, you learn to constantly explore synergies with everyone around you.
Embracing diversities and relishing your competition will take you to the highest degree of your potential, maximizing it to empower one another.
Keeping a positive attitude towards seeking experiences from others and being thankful for everything you have been through and whatever little you have is the foundation to building your future.
The choice of positives and negatives is when a person tumble. Choosing to look through the positives of life, you are on your way towards great success whereas choosing to see the negative in every situation will enforce a constant downward spiral in the way of your journey to growth and success.
Art of Giving
The art of giving is more special than the art of receiving. One must inspire and serve others to their maximum potential with the teaching of abundance being the cycle of life. If you are receiving love, respect, happiness and financial security, you must choose to sacrifice and share a part of your journey as well.
This mindset teaches us to find and leverage our unique geniuses or passion to spread positivity around the world to the maximum extent, not expecting getting something in return but keeping in mind, the fruit will be returned in kind.
Now or Never
Living in the present, taking complete charge of the moment you are in, is the power you harness to make yourself purposeful today through your actions.
The Time is Now to create the ultimate life of your dreams, by forgetting about the post and not worrying about the future, but living in the present and taking purposeful action right now.
How to Develop a Growth Mindset?
Here are some simple steps to follow in order to achieve mental peace and a creative growth mindset.
- Starting your day with more significant and difficult challenges because it is the time when we are at the best of our abilities and can take on challenging tasks.
- Stop worrying about things that are not in your control. Life is dynamic and the situations keep changing every second. Every minute you face a new challenge, but do not lose hope, rather focus on fixing what went wrong.
- Forget about others perception of you. What people think about you and your journey is their problem, not yours. People who are overly conscious of others’ opinions and base their actions on the anticipated response are not likely to make it big in life. Only focus on achieving your goals in life.
- Peace of mind through meditation and exercise. Surroundings play an important role in keeping the body fit and the mind positive. Exercising daily, meditation and enjoying the fresh air around whenever you feel fatigued is the best way to reboot yourself for the day.
Mindset is considered the key to success, growth and happiness. Starting your day with positive thoughts, grit and resilience by incorporating a growth mindset is a path to self-development. Learning from the failures and reframing the setbacks is a part of growth-oriented journey.