Thursday July 27, 2017
We’ve all had those days where we felt like nothing could raise us out of a funk and nothing seems to be going right. It can feel easier to simply wallow in these feelings but it is so important to remain positive because positivity can change the world. Here’s how:
Realize That You Can Make A Difference
Negativity can only lead to more negativity and doubt. If you change your mindset, you can change your outlook on the impact you can have. Nothing comes of thinking negatively whereas if you think more positively, you are able to see the possibilities of your impact. Your actions can make a difference. If you see something that you don’t like but you have a positive attitude, you are more likely to start a fundraiser, donate your time, or even reach out to local government officials.
When we are in negative moods, we tend to either take it out on others or pretend that everything is fine even though our actions say otherwise. When we are open about our emotions and share our experiences, people around us are more likely to show compassion and share their emotions as well. Authenticity brings people together and when people come together, they can make incredible changes in their communities.
See The Good In Others
When you have a positive mindset, you are more likely to see the good in everyone else. Rather than getting mad when someone cuts you off while driving, recognize that they may be going through something tough in their lives. When we give everyone the benefit of the doubt, we spark a chain of compassion that can spread across the globe.
Spread Your Attitude
Once you have made the decision to remain positive, it will show in your actions. Positivity is contagious and when you demonstrate positivity in your actions, others will follow in suit. Your positivity will create a domino effect to those around you and create a more positive world.