… your heart skips a beat as you realize the potential of what you are holding. Being an honest person, you take it to the authorities who find the owner. You’re contacted a few days later and are told that the owner wishes to talk to you. Seems you’ve made quite an impression with your show of character.
Many aspiring work-at-home entrepreneurs have a pretty good idea of what type of work they would consider to be fun. They have dreamed about it for a long time. It’s now just a matter of making the leap.
But there are others who only have a slight inkling or no idea at all. Where do they turn?
Willy Wonka: But Charlie, don’t forget what happened to the man that suddenly got everything he ever wanted.
Charlie Bucket: What happened?
Willy Wonka: He lived happily ever after.
Do this… project your mind ahead a few years. You’re sitting out on the deck of some luxurious vacation home, sipping your preferred beverage, and taking in the view…
Picture this… It’s early morning – you’re already up and raring to go. Maybe you’re out the door as soon as the sun is up, on your bike and meeting your friends. Or maybe you’re parked in front of the TV watching cartoons with a big bowl of Cocoa Pebbles. The whole day is brimming with possibilities.
“My one regret in life is that I am not someone else.” – Woody Allen
Do you spend a lot of time wishing you were someone else? Why is that?
You know, the person you wish you were has problems too – just different ones.
But you can learn something from these thoughts…
No one wants little pieces of paper with dead presidents on them. They want what those pieces of paper will bring them. And chances are, you don’t want the life of your ideal person, you want to bring certain qualities that they possess into your life – wealth, fame, freedom, compassion, bravery, etc. This can be an excellent way to identify clues to what you really want out of life.
So think about this – what are those qualities that you want to attract into your life?
Besides, why be someone else, when you have so much experience being you? Start from there and grow. Then soon enough, there will be others wishing they were you…