Boost Your Success This New Year

Posted by on Jan 1, 2015 in Success!Ezine For You



E. Carol Webster, Ph.D.
Original Copyright © 2015

It’s time to ring in the New Year and to evaluate where you’ve been and where you’re headed. No need to make major changes if you’re satisfied with your success, but consider some course corrections if you’re not there yet. The start of a new year is a great time to give your success a boost.

  • Know Where You’re Going

It’s tough to get somewhere if you don’t know where you’re going. Visualize your success! Put yourself in the new role you’re dreaming about and see yourself thriving in it. If you don’t have enough details to do this yet, do some more homework about this dream. Get a clear picture in your mind’s eye so you can develop effective strategies for getting there.

  • Study the Winners

Learn from the best. Study the success attitudes and behaviors of those who are where you want to be. In this digital age, it’s very easy to learn a lot about winners and how they attained and maintain their success. And don’t get hung up on trying to get them to be your mentor. Enjoy the benefit of whatever they have to share in whatever form it may be. If circumstances allow more direct contact, by all means go for it. But don’t be daunted if learning by their example is the best you can do for right now.

  • Change Your Strategy

Most importantly, modify your strategy if the steps you’ve been taking haven’t been getting you anywhere. Adjust your attitude. Sharpen your approach. Be sure your network includes players who can teach you more than you already know and help you connect with those you can’t reach on your own. While it’s important to accept the reality that these things take time and cultivation, the new year mark is a good time to do a check of just what is and is not working for you. Make changes to anything you may not have tweaked throughout the year that needs improvement.

Start the New Year with renewed focus on your success. Get out of the rut of doing the same things even though they’re not getting you anywhere and give yourself a boost into the winner’s circle!

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About the Author:

Dr. E. Carol Webster is a clinical psychologist consultant in Fort Lauderdale, FL.
She is author of the book for those dealing with the stress of success ―
Success Management: How to Get to the Top and Keep Your Sanity Once You Get There,

The Fear of Success: Stop It From Stopping You! ―
the book to help you overcome fears that may be holding you back in your life and career
The Private Practice of Clinical Psychology in: Voices of Historical & Contemporary Black American Pioneers
To contact Dr. Webster visit online at or call 954.797.9766.

E. Carol Webster, Ph.D.
Clinical Psychology Consulting
Mailing Address: 7027 West Broward Boulevard, #262  Fort Lauderdale, FL 33317

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