Episode show notes...
When things are going wrong, how do you deal with your emotions?
The way you handle your emotions when things are tough, determines a great leader. Handling emotions takes self awareness and mental toughness that you must find within yourself. Through my own experience of losing a loved one, I knew what I needed to do to step up and be someone my family can rely on. I was able to recognize my own emotional state and what causes it. This awareness helps me recognize others’ emotional states easier. I was able to see things from their perspective.
Developing this emotional shift did not come easy. It was a long journey that took a lot of bravery. When you get to the state where you have control over your emotions, and the sense to make the right decisions, you will realize that the experience was worth it.
Life can be unforgiving sometimes but choosing to endure the tough times, and even focusing on expanding your endurance--that requires true strength. A great leader is someone who doesn’t back down from the challenges of life.
This mental toughness allows you to control your emotions before they control you--giving you a mindset of focus and awareness that is valuable in being a high class entrepreneur. When you are able to engage with people in a way that draws them to you in respect--relating, and building relationships come so much easier. You will come out on top.
In today’s podcast, we’ll be talking about the importance of having a strong and focused mindset towards life’s challenges.
Let’s dive in!
In this episode you will learn...
-> "No amount of confidence can bring lasting change unless it’s accompanied by shifting perspective"
-> "Mental toughness can only be developed over a period of time. It’s making the tough decision of getting back up"
-> "Don’t take anything personal. Successful people have thick skin and selective hearing"
HOW WILL YOU CHANGE YOUR PERSPECTIVE IN ORDER TO BECOME A GREAT LEADER?