Getting In The Zone | Darren Hardy, Publisher of SUCCESS Magazine

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Great athletes put the odds in their favor by having a routine that helps them start each day right. Most top athletes go through a preparation routine before every game, which starts long before they get on the field. The best ones usually start the moment they awake. I have found that the way you start something sets the tone, pace and rhythm for how you will sustain and finish something. This is true for your day as well. How you START the day will very much dictate how the rest of your day will go. It will set the tone, pace and momentum of your performance for the day. How you START the day will very much dictate how the rest of your day will go. It will set the tone, pace and momentum of your performance for the day. So if we are going to rebuild your life and lifestyle around one of health, vitality and high-performance, we need to start at the beginning—how you start your day. In this week’s post, I am going to share the three tips to do just that. I read an article by CEO of Hunt Big Sales and someone you will hear me interview on a future issue of the SUCCESS Magazine CD, Tom Searcy.  The articles discusses how most top athletes follow the pattern of a preparation routine with a fierce devotion because it activates all sorts of subconscious and autonomic systems that put that athlete “IN THE ZONE.” “In the zone” describes a condition of readiness and awareness that helps prepare that person for success. If you eliminate the quirky, (Tiger Woods makes his hotel bed for instance), the obsessive, (Michael Phelps’ ritualistic warm-ups), and the bizarre, (Rocky Balboa’s dozen raw eggs for breakfast), and you just look at patterns, putting yourself in the zone to have a great day is a solid idea. As a business owner and leader, you set the pace for the rest of your organization. Your company, even if it has just a few employees, is a reflection of you. Sharpen your company by first sharpening yourself at the dawn of each day. Let me summarize the 3 Ways to Start Every Day Better so that we can get your body, mind and spirit into “the zone” first thing in the morning… CONTINUE READING Click here to dowload the IN THE ZONE Worksheet Click here to download the DEVELOPING WOW LEADERSHIP Worksheet

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