What does it mean? It means you invest in your own personal growth and education, you follow your passion and do what it takes to become more influential in your chosen field. You can’t change anything you aren’t aware of – investing in yourself helps you to see the things that have been holding you back and you will be able to make the changes necessary for you to succeed.
You will discover it will boost your confidence - in yourself, in your abilities and in the actions you take. People will see the change in you and will be naturally attracted to the way you go about your business and life. Needless to say that people with greater self confidence generally sit higher in the pecking order of life.
We spend a lot of time in our daily routine
worrying . . . . Do I have enough
money for food, rent, loan repayments, credit cards, insurance, medical and
dental expenses, can I donate to that charity, will I be able to take a
holiday? How can I continue paying for my
children's schooling and tuition? How
am I going to pay for my car to get serviced? And
finally, will I still have enough left
over to save for my future? These thoughts take up a lot of time and
energy from our day and create stresses in our lives that become counter- productive to our efforts.
Ultimately we all would love to be free from the traditional 9 to 5 work week, free from the stresses this brings, and the low wages and high taxes that so many people accept as just the way of life. People are searching for ways to increase their cash flows and build their finances for a better future, but what to invest their money into for the best and safest returns remains a mystery to most, be it bricks and mortar, gold and silver, stocks and bonds, or placing all their money into savings and hoping inflation does not erode all their good efforts.
I firmly believe that we need to invest in our most valuable asset – ourselves. If you want to invest in something that can truly make you wealthy and give you the opportunity to transform your life, then invest in yourself and have the one of the most desired occupations on the planet . . . the occupation of an entrepreneur. At the end of the day Investing in Yourself Can Yield Returns Far Greater than Any Other Investment.
You want to invest in yourself not just to come out even, but to experience returns many time higher than what you put in. If you can take a little time out of each day to educate yourself on what is needed to start a business, to build a personal brand, and to transform yourself into a leader that people want to follow, then you will be on track to rise above challenges that most people find overwhelming and you will notice that the path that leads you out of the rat race will start to become clear.
When people start seeing a
transformation in you they begin to sit up and take notice. Curiosity always gets the better of people, and when they see positive change in
someone else they immediately have thoughts –“
I wonder if that can happen to me, I wonder if I can achieve those same results”, because
let’s face it, nobody wants to get left behind. All this transformation comes
about through personal development and a willingness to change, and through
change we see opportunity.
“If you don't equip yourself with the right financial education, you will be sunk like a sailor in a leaky, rudderless boat..”. Robert Kiyosaki
INVESTING IN YOURSELF :-
Identify your chosen field/passion
Read books...keep reading books from people who have had success
Listen to audio- information and watch
videos on personal development,
motivation, willingness to change, etc.
Sign up for and attend free and or paid seminars on
Mix with people on the same path as yourself to stay motivated
Listen and learn from the people who have found success not from the doom-sayers, who have quit nearly everything they have started.