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3. The partnership between your "Desires" and your "Resources". Often, we attempt projects for which we do not haverepparttar skills,repparttar 102112 financing, orrepparttar 102113 aptitude, and inrepparttar 102114 end, we fail. Financing a lifestyle on credit cards is a common example. So is attempting to run a business withoutrepparttar 102115 skills required for success. When our desires and our skills partner effectively, we are viewed as competent, and become an expert in our field. But when our desires and our resources are not aligned,repparttar 102116 result is frustration and disappointment.

4. The partnership between your "Vision" and your "Effort". Many entrepreneurs have a clear vision of success, but fail to dorepparttar 102117 work of turning their vision into reality. Other individuals haverepparttar 102118 energy and ambition to work hard, but without a guiding vision, their work is scattered, inconsistent and unproductive. Success requires partnering a brilliant vision withrepparttar 102119 hard work of focused daily action.

To maintain these internal partnerships, regularly clarify your priorities. Review your goals and your values, and assess your actions in light of your vision. To achieve any long term success, you will need external partnerships with colleagues, suppliers, and customers, but you will also need strong internal partnerships based on knowing who you are, what you want, and where you are going in life. Nurture these partnerships and they will take you far. They will take you torepparttar 102120 top!

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3. Write them down! Haverepparttar courage to put your intentions on paper, in your own words. Be specific and describe your goals in detail. When will you achieve them? What will success look like? Write down repparttar 102111 details and read your goals every day, even take a moment to briefly summarize them every morning. Stay focused.

4. Take ACTION! To run a marathon, you must jog every day. Building a business requires that you make sales, every day. A loving marriage or happy kids require your time, your attention and your love, every day. Your daily actions need not be profound or heroic, but they must be consistent and persistent. Every day!

Success does not "just happen". It is built like a work of art. First, it is imagined, thenrepparttar 102112 skills, tools and materials are gathered, andrepparttar 102113 artist sets about creating a thing of beauty. It takes time. It requires skill, determination, persistence and faith. Just as an artist will make preliminary sketches and work outrepparttar 102114 details in her mind, so your success requires written goals, careful choices, clear commitments and daily persistence. You can do this. Make something magnificent of your life!

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