Time is a commodity you can’t afford to waste in life. Everything created by God has an expiring date. “A time to be born and a time to die.” To be successful and great in life, one needs to respect and value time. Most often than not, people who waste and don’t value time never achieve anything successful in life.
I (Ferdinand Senyo Lawson) have always asked people this simple question when they approach me regarding writing a book or how they can achieve their goal in life; what value do they place on their time to see their dream come through or what they do with their spare time or free time?
I have said it before and it worth repeating. Anyone who wastes your time, has wasted your destiny. It takes time to create destiny and if we allow time wasters into our lives; they will steal us from achieving our destiny. What we do in our spare times is very crucial in determining how successful we become or how we step into our next levels.
Are you aware that, time is one of the most valuable commodities that we have? It takes time to create money. It takes time to save a patient, it takes time to love and it takes time to hate someone if I may say so. Simply value time.
People can always make money; but, shamefully, no one can ever regain a time lost.
As a lifestyle coach, it is possible to say that, it takes time to set and achieve a personal goal or a corporate goal. Whatever goal it is, time is a determinant of its success. With that in mind, I have encouraged people to respect time so that, time will give them the success they desired.
Lack of time management produces failure. When you lack time management skill, you become very lazy to inspire yourself to do or take the necessary steps into what to do at a particular time to step into your next level.
This therefore means that, when we manage our times appropriately, we are then able to prioritize the tasks we need to do to achieve the result or success we want.
1. Prevents Putting Things Off.
The valuing of time helps to prevent putting things off. Putting things off is theft of time and success. It is vital that, we spend time to work on the tasks or goals wisely. There is no need to want to achieve all the goals at once. It is better to break or divide task into smaller units or portions, so that we can be able to achieve them within an allocated time frame. Don’t waste time trying to put all eggs into one basket as we have been made to believe over the years.
2. Productive And Effective.
Value time because it also helps us become very productive and effective in our pursuit to our next level. We are able to exert energy to work more efficiently, gain more knowledge and experiences. Most people who respect and value time are able to learn faster and work faster. They become more focused and pay more attention to their work.
You are more able to take control of your life and achieve greater results because; you become more aware about your strengths and weaknesses as you journey along into your next level. You develop better understanding about how things are the way they are and why they happen because, you spend quality time to do things. You don’t rush to do things or get panicked when things do not go the way you want them. Successful people learn to control their own time to achieve success and not someone else’s.
3. Health And Good Life.
Each and every one of us needs time to relax and enjoy quality time with our loved ones. This can only be possible when we learn to respect and value time. Life is very busy and if we fail to value time, we will waste it on unnecessary stuffs, which may have major effects on our relationships with the people we love most.
When we are able to manage our time well; we don’t get worried about things but, have better chances of improving our health because, we become less stressed about life’s challenges and achieve maximum productivity with our lives.
Your next level in life is determined by your value of time. Be productive and value time you have. Time is very short to waste on destiny destroyers.
Value time to dream in order to become a star.
Author: Ferdinard Senyo Lawson is a Beffta Awards winning author (2013) of many inspirational and motivational books. African Heritage Award best Author Nominee 2014, Beffta Award Best author Nominee, 2014. He is a Life coach, mentor, publication consultant, Columnist, radio host, the C.E.O and the founder of Ferdinard Lawson publication consultancy.
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How to Gain Self-confidence as a Professional Trader
Confidence is one of the key ingredients which will allow you to trade the market like a pro trader. If you wish to build your career in the investment world, we strongly recommend that you learn to take the trades with strong confidence. It might take a while to get used to the overall concept of trading but once you become good at analyzing the market data, you can build your confidence level. But developing your skill in the retail trading industry is not that easy. You have to follow some specific rules and only then you can expect to become a full-time trader.
In this article, we are going to give you some advanced tips which will allow you to trade the market with a high level of precision. Once you become good at following the tips mentioned in this article, you will never struggle in the ETF trading industry.
Forget about the past trades
The novice traders get biased with the losing trades. They keep on monitoring the market and repent of their mistakes. On the contrary, the professional traders take smart steps and without any repentance, they look for the next trade signals. If you wish to develop yourself as a professional trader, we strongly recommend that you forget about your past trades. You can’t undo your past. Instead, look for the next trade signals strategically and try to find the solutions to this market.
Trade with long term goals
You must take the trades in the market with long-term goals. Without setting up long-term goals in the investment business, it is very hard to stay tuned with the market changes. View the website of Saxo and learn about the importance of having strong determination in the trading business. Unless you are determined with your actions, you will keep on losing money most of the time. So, follow a conservative way and systematically take the trades. Once you become good at evaluating the key direction of the market, you can easily change your life.
Analyze the high impact news
Learning about fundamental analysis will improve your decision-making skills to a great extent. Very few traders in the retail trading industry have the skills to evaluate the fundamental data in the market. If you want to survive in the retail market, you must learn to take your trades systematically. Forget the fact that you are know everything about this market. See how the news data changes the course of the trend. As you become skilled in analyzing high-impact news, you will slowly learn to take the trades with strong confidence. This will also make you a better trader and let you systematically trade this market.
Create a trading routine
To build strong confidence in the trading profession, you should trade the market with a balanced trading routine. Unless you take your trades with a proper trading routine, it will be really hard to bring any positive change to your trading system. As a trader, you might be thinking that you know every bit of detail. But this is not all true. In your trading routine, you must define all the basic rules. If you don’t trade the market with predefined rules, it will be a big challenge to make bring changes to your trading system. Follow the basic rules and trade the market with long-term goals.
Trade with low risk
You should always trade the market with low risk. Once you start taking the trades with managed risk, it will become an easy task to develop self-confidence. The majority of novice traders don’t have the strong skills to deal with the complex market. Usually, they aggressively take the trades and they lose a significant portion of the trading capital. So, trade with only 2% risk in the trades and it will help you to build strong confidence at trading.
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