More than a decade ago, in an ex business métamorphose, there was a person in my life whom We considered a mentor and role model. He got taken a good idea, envisioned the potential of it, then backed it with effort and long hours until it repaid as a worldwide multi-million dollar happening. I got to watch the entire process unfold and even played a tiny role in it
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Certain things take place in our lives that leave BIG impressions. Oftentimes they are big things and sometimes they are incredibly small things.
One day this man asked what appeared to be a very small question but became one of those BIG things. In an email communication he asked, “Are you a warrior or a conscientious objector? “
My own hippie roots kicked in and the knee-jerk, indignant and self-righteous response in my mind was, “Conscientious objector, of course, inch because the thought of being a warrior conjured up a flurry of images of things like ruthlessness, attack, plunder, and killing; nothing I was eager to ascribe to myself.
But as the first reactive wave passed, We realized the truth is that I am and have always been a warrior. And over the years, I have found that it is possible to be a “gentle warrior: “
that you can fight for a thing without harming others
that you can be pro-active without having to be antagonistic
that you can champion your vérité without judging or convicting others for theirs
What are you willing to fight for – not swindle, con or shape others to achieve, but stand up to and for? What is intimidating enough to make you want to show and run but important enough to hold your ground over?
My old friend Merriam Webster describes a knight as, “a person included in some struggle or conflict. “
The turmoil that produces the greatest concern for entrepreneurs occurs when a business idea hatches and soon falls under attack from bullies throwing fear-spears and doubt-arrows.
Defeating your bullies, whether or not they are in your mind or the real-world type that sometimes takes the form of well-meaning family and friends, takes a daily decision to become mild warrior and guard the greatness you know is uniquely yours and is just around the corner your claim to it.
Each of the “how-to” stuff you need to learn in order to claim your destiny is secondary to believing that you can have it. And contacting on the strength of the original source that planted the idea in your head to commence with is the shortest path I understand to reaching it. If you call it Nature, God, intuition, Allah, Angels or any other ingredients label, your vision and desire had a creative source. Trace it and tap into it for the bravery and strength you will need to beat your bullies.
The moment you are ready and willing to invest in that daily decision, hold on because that’s when the “how-to” stuff that you learn can definitely pack a wallop and enjoying the power to rock your world!