TITLE

Fear as a friend: Turn anxiety into motivation toward success

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Sales Insider;7/23/2008, Vol. 2 Issue 43, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers tips on using fear as a motivation for a positive outcome. It advises to try changing focus whenever it is perceived that fear is getting in the way. The article notes that it is important to think of fear as a scale with positive fear on one side and negative fear on the other side. It advises to utilize fear to drive oneself into taking a step toward the place one wants to be in life.
ACCESSION #
33908557

 

Related Articles

  • Go For The Emotional Gold. Katz, Dian // Lesbian News;Oct2008, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p34 

    The author offers her insights on harnessing a person's emotions and mastering his or her greatest attributes. The author believes that mastering one's emotions allows a person to have the ability to focus. The author cites an example of not accomplishing a goal because of the lack of motivation...

  • Finding Flow. Jackson, Bruce H. // Personal Excellence Essentials;Sep2004, Vol. 9 Issue 9, p3 

    Provides tips on gaining opportunities for full engagement and joy in the pursuit of a goal. Description of the flow experience of people; Result of the experience of flow; Importance of having clear goals and objectives.

  • Set Your Plans With Joy. Amy Alexander // Investors Business Daily;7/22/2014, pA03 

    Whether you're deciding what to do with your life or developing a strategy for your company's next five years, written goals are always a good start. But you can do more. Add inspiration and discipline to get the best results. Remember these elements:

  • What's Your Passion? Anderson, Nancy // Personal Excellence Essentials;Sep2006, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p12 

    The article enumerates ways on how find personal passion. The clues include doing the work even for free, sharp focus on mastery, becoming a better person while doing the work and unawareness of the passing of time. Likewise, there are signs when one is already skewing from his passion. It...

  • The Highest Goal. Ray, Michael // Personal Excellence Essentials;Nov2005, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p5 

    The article discusses the views of the author on living for the highest goal. If people are living for the highest goal, they are living a life of the spirit. People connect with their highest goal when they are awaken full of enthusiasm for the day and when they know they are making a...

  • Countdown to Change. Strella, Eve // Personal Excellence Essentials;Nov2005, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p15 

    The article suggests several steps to achieving life goals. It is important to identify what a person wanted to launch. After identifying, select from the list of loves and see it happening. Maintaining enthusiasm is another way to achieve goals.

  • Health GOLD. Lee, Tisha // Personal Excellence Essentials;May2008, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p8 

    The article offers advice on achieving one's goal and life dreams. The author asserts that it is important to be true to one's purpose and dreams. She also believes that listening to one's heart and mind can provide motivation to a person. Also given are the types of fear related to goal...

  • Instilling Hope. Lopez, Shane // Personal Excellence Essentials;Jul2007, Vol. 12 Issue 7, p16 

    The author focuses on instilling hope in others. According to the author, hope derives persistence, motivation, goal setting, and innovation. He also discusses how fear and hope differentiates in operating as productive operators, and emphasizes that no creativity comes out of fear. He adds that...

  • GOAL GETTERS.  // Personal Excellence Essentials;Feb2010, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p15 

    The article reflects on improving one's life and true love. It states that with the right motivation, personal transformation can occur quickly beyond expectation, although it must be set in the right direction. In love, one needs to search deep in his heart to discover one's truth, ignoring...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics