I recently quoted Dr. John Maxwell in my post 24 Things Successful Leaders Are Thinking when he said, “99% of great ideas never become a reality. They just stay in the mind. It’s not the thought you have in the shower. It’s what you do with it after you dry off.”
Sadly, many leaders have an inability to effectively follow through. We will never know how many dreams God placed in leaders’ hearts which went unfulfilled.
One of the primary reasons leaders do not act if FEAR. This may surprise you but recently, Bryan Miles, co-founder of MAG Bookkeeping, discussed this topic in detail. The following are his thoughts:
“Feeling great about a new idea is awesome. Dealing with the feeling of impossibility about your new idea … well, that isn’t so great. And that is where a lot of great people with great ideas get hung up and never jump (aka take the leap).
If you’ve ever balked at an idea that you felt passionate about … you won’t like what I am about to tell you.
YOUR NEXT BIG THING IN LIFE IS SIMPLY A DECISION TO DO IT.
That’s it. A decision. A decision to act. To…Continue Reading