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Inspiration is powerful medicine

Last week, I received several phone calls from people seeking inspiration during moments of frustration and defeat. As leaders and caring friends, we are responsible for providing that much-needed inspiration.

It turns out that inspiration is vital to success. When individuals are inspired, they experience a surge of energy and enthusiasm to pursue their goals and aspirations. Research published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology found that inspiration can lead to increased effort and perseverance, ultimately improving performance and goal attainment.

At RAB, our passion is to inspire, engage, educate, equip and empower people. Reflecting on those conversations and the struggles they faced, I couldn't help but put my thoughts into words — which I hope will resonate with anyone struggling.

You are an exceptional individual with the potential to achieve greatness and profoundly impact the world around you. Embrace your unique journey, as it is filled with boundless possibilities and opportunities waiting to be discovered.

Remember that challenges and obstacles are not roadblocks but rather stepping stones that contribute to your growth and development. Every experience, whether a success or a setback, adds to your wisdom and resilience.

You hold the power to shape your own destiny. Pursue your dreams with unwavering determination and embrace your passions. Allow your curiosity to guide you, as learning and growth are the keys to unlocking your true potential.

In times of doubt, remind yourself that your past does not define you; it's the choices you make in the present that matter. Each day presents a new chance to create the life you desire and positively impact the lives of those around you.

Surround yourself with uplifting and supportive people and be the beacon of light in the lives of others. Your compassion, kindness and empathy can create positivity ripples that extend beyond your imagination.

Believe in yourself and your abilities, for self-confidence propels you toward greatness. Embrace your uniqueness, as it is the essence of who you are and what you have to offer the world.

Embrace the lifelong adventure of self-discovery, knowing that it leads to endless growth and self-awareness. Trust in the process and remember that even in moments of uncertainty, you possess the strength to overcome and triumph.

As you embark on your path, know that the world eagerly awaits your contributions. Your ideas, talents and efforts can make a difference in both big and small ways. Your actions and words have the power to inspire others. Your journey is not just about personal fulfillment; it's about leaving a positive legacy for generations to come.

So, step forward with courage and conviction. Let your dreams take flight, and may your journey be filled with boundless inspiration, joy and fulfillment. Embrace the greatness within you and let it shine brightly upon the world!

And if you need any help, just ask RAB. Today's newsletter is filled with the latest tools and resources to help you maximize your impact and inspire others. Spend a few minutes exploring, and if it's been more than six months, please sign up for a Member Benefits webinar. They are free and make great sales meetings!

Wishing you an inspired and uplifting Monday!

Jeff Schmidt is the SVP of Professional Development. You can reach him at Jeff.Schmidt@RAB.com. You can all so connect with him on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Source: Jeff Schmidt, SVP of Professional Development, RAB