How to unlock your Potential

The following tips can help you unlock your potential:

    • Define success – What does success means to you?  Does it mean being financially stable? owning a home? Success depends on your own ability and determination to work hard. Define your success and work towards achieving it.   How to unlock your potential
    • Set realistic goals – Don’t be over excited and set big, unrealistic goals forgetting that you need to make sure they are realistic and attainable. Start small as you look to setting and achieving bigger goals. No goal or milestone is too small or insignificant.
    • Believe in yourself – Self belief can take you to places and makes you seek opportunities you never thought you would.
    • Have the right attitude – Your attitude will determine the amount of effort you will put in achieving success. It will also help you carry out your role effectively and to do more than you have been assigned. Your attitude is what will guide you when things get tough, and failure comes.
    • Seize opportunities along the way – Don’t let opportunities pass you, make the best of use of your environment to create a livelihood for your self and family.
    • Don’t shy a way from asking for help – Your weakness is someone  else strength therefore ask for help where necessary. Learn from one another, this will go along way helping build each other.
    • Focus on the future – Don’t focus so much on your current life but rather use it to prepare for a better tomorrow. Work hard now for a better tomorrow.
    • Be challenged – Challenges will help you get out of your comfort zone and enable you to be creative besides enabling you to grow.
    • Go the extra mile – Going an extra mile, is what differentiate an ordinary and an extraordinary individual. Learn to do more than is expected of you.
    • Have a reputable character – Be someone people can look up to . Develop your space and gain respect for being who you are.
    • Lastly surround yourself with the best  – Have friends that can challenge you to achieve more.

You can also read: Habits of great leaders


Author: John Mulindi

John is very passionate about Digital marketing. He blogs on topics ranging from Social Media marketing, Search Engine optimization, Internet Marketing, Email Marketing, to Personal Development. In free time he likes watching Football, Reading, Listening to music and taking Nature walks.

71 thoughts on “How to unlock your Potential”

  1. I love reading such post, so motivating and inspiring for me. I find such post is like a dosage of vitamin which I need for my brain. I love the idea of don’t shy away from asking for help. There is no harm and no shame in asking for help. We don’t expect everyone know everything.

  2. Attainable goals are a great step towards achieving success. I tend to look at the big picture and don’t make a plan to accomplish all my tasks. I could benefit from following a to-do list.

  3. These are some stellar tips! Success comes from so many areas that it’s important to know ALL the ways that can help you unlock your full potential.

  4. What an inspiring topic for today. Thank you for sharing and allowing us to ispired by you and it helps a lot to be more successful!

  5. These are amazing and very helpful tips. Finding your potential is not that easy it really takes a lot of hardwork but I am sure that once you found it everything will fall into a right and perfect place.

  6. Success means a lot to all of us and how we achieve that is up to us. Asking for help is key and being confident is very important. For me I just want a successful business that can allow me to show my talents and for me to help others while doing it. I love what I do and that’s all that matters.

  7. These are great tips! Very helpful and effective when they’re put into practice. Thank you for sharing!

  8. I feel inspired after reading this post. Setting yourself up for success is very important if you want to succeed.

  9. I think you hit the mark on these tips to be successful. These are very encouraging as well, it can get so hard while you are working towards something. You can start to doubt yourself, or think it is taking too long. While we should enjoy life in the moment, there is something to be said about not dwelling too much on our current state and focus on what we are doing to change it.

    1. Hi, succeeding in life is more about finding ways to overcome the various weaknesses we face in life, and exploring our potentials to the maximum. Thanks for the insightful comments.

  10. Hello John! Your principles are sound. I especially liked your point to surround ourselves with good friends. I didn’t consider this until I read your article. I am extremely grateful for my friends and colleagues who inspire and encourage me. I just hadn’t realized it yet. Thank you.

    1. Thanks for visiting, and for the positive feedback. Yes, good friends helps to build you up, and encourage you when you are down or think of giving up otherwise you are most Welcomed.

  11. I think defining what success means to you is probably the most important part. And as focusing on future – yes, but don’t let it go as far as to forget to live in the present..

  12. Inspiring post! All of these tips are super helpful easy to incorporating into my everyday life! Thanks for sharing!

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