Career or business changes are a lot about making things happen. We get caught up in the inertia of our fears and are afraid of making a mistake.
What one thing are you procrastinating on right now? What are you putting off? Procrastination is a dirty word in my office.
One of the most energizing videos I've seen lately - great music, editing, quotes — Casey Neistat is a force to be reckoned with.
Quotes from the video:
"Life is a daring adventure or nothing at all." - Helen Keller
"Buy the ticket, take the ride." - Hunter S. Thompson
"You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough." - Mae West
"Above all, try something." Franklin D. Roosevelt
"I never worry about the future, it comes soon enough." - Albert Einstein
"One who makes no mistakes, makes nothing at all." - Giacomo Casanova
"In the end, it's not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years," - Abraham Lincoln
"Do More" - Casey Neistat (tattoo)
"If I'd followed all the rules, I'd never have gotten anywhere." - Marilyn Monroe
And my favorite: "Action expresses priorities." - Gandhi
Whenever I have a dip in energy or productivity, I watch 30 to 60 seconds of this video. It works.