What is the secret to success? Is it breaking your back 24/7 to get the job done? Is it sacrificing all that matters in order to focus on your goals?
As far back as anyone can remember, the question of the secret to success has had all sorts of answers. The truth is that none of them is wrong. Today I want to address just two elements that are important to success and that can improve your productivity.
👉🏾Aligning with your vision and 👉🏾remaining true to your core values. These two very fundamental and magnetic elements are crucial to productivity and growth in business and as an individual. Success is a much sought after by-product of Productivity and Growth.
Vision Alignment: When it comes to growth and productivity, you have nothing if you do not have vision. Essentially vision refers to what you want and hope to achieve through all your effort and sacrifice. “Why are you struggling so much with your family, school or that business in the first place?” Answering this question will allow you to determine your goals and your purpose.
Clarity of vision exponentially improves productivity.
- It keeps you focused.
- It allows you to make smart and appropriate plans
- It serves as a reminder that the hassle and struggle will be worth it in the end
- It is a great motivator to help maintain forward momentum.
Remaining True to Core Values: In addition to the outlined benefits from last week’s email about core values, increased productivity and growth are two powerful benefits of remaining true to your core values. This is especially true when running a business. When juggling the demands of employees, clients and life, core values allow you to stand firm in what you believe and facilitates an expedited decision-making process. Whatever your core values are you need to be aware of them and stick to them.
Core Values and increased productivity and growth.
- Core values keep you grounded and ensure you don’t stray from the right path in search of success.
- They serve as guiding principles for the business and your employees
- They come in super handy when it comes to making tough calls and tricky decisions.
When it is all said and done, the advantages of core values and having a strong clear vision cannot be ignored in your quest for success. Both of these simple and straightforward elements will go a long way to ensuring you achieve your goals and maintain forward momentum. Whether you own a small business or a multinational conglomerate, aligning or realigning with your vision and remaining true to your core values will feed your productivity and growth while you ride the success train.