There are risks and costs to a program of action. But they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction.
(Quote attributed to U.S. President John F. Kennedy)
You’ve decided something about your present situation isn’t acceptable. You refuse to put up with it. You’re ready for change.
But moving from griping and resenting to doing something about it requires a ‘program of action.’
If nothing changes, nothing changes.
There’s one thing you must be convinced of before that can happen: the costs of taking action are far less than the costs you’re suffering right now by doing nothing.
You get what you settle for.
Roadturn Challenge: Pick one thing in your life that absolutely must change. Write it down. Then make two columns. In the first, write down what it’s costing you to do nothing. In the second, write down what it will take to change the situation. Then weigh the two. Which is most expensive?
Roadturn Principle: We’re always making our own bed. If you don’t like it, change it.
Let’s talk about it…