How do we shift out of scarcity thinking into abundant thinking? It allows us to see possibility rather than limits and can shift our perspective. It can help us lead more resilient and creative lives and help our teams function at their highest levels of productivity and collaboration. How can you get familiar with these differences and notice how these mindsets show up in you? First notice how you feel in each of these mindsets - are there places that tense up in your body? Being grateful also triggers dopamine in your brain, which allows you to feel happier, healthier and have a more expansive mindset.
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What is amazing about your life? Writing this down in a journal can help you strengthen your neural pathways and more easily shift into this type of thinking. When you find yourself in a scarcity mindset, what are your tools to cultivate faith in possibilities? Write down a list of things that make you feel inspired about the possibilities in life. This week anytime you begin to lose faith - take action.
If we are in an abundant mindset we are okay with celebrating others and know that there is more than enough to go around. If others succeed they are paving a way for you to succeed as well. This week celebrate others that succeed. Be inspired by them and recognize what the comparison is telling you about the feeling you would like to cultivate in your life.
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They also take the calls without looking for direct ROI, because top performers know relationships trump all. Americans suck at setting boundaries. Setting boundaries is, by definition, abundant because it means you have options. Boundaries mean you value your time more highly than almost anything else. This is exactly what boundaries provide.
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This is why I took a class on managerial accounting at Columbia — even though I have people who run my finance team! Follow me on Instagram here. It might be getting a haircut, getting a pedicure, or getting a new pair of socks. Abundance is getting one before you absolutely need it — before your nails look like the crypt keeper or your socks are threadbare. I hope this helped. They are a big thank-you for reading and a guide to living your definition of a Rich Life.
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How to get out of debt fast Why am I so damn lazy? And how do I stop being lazy for good? This puts abundance into a perspective I can digest. A lot of material on abundance is either regurgitated fluff pieces OR utter crap pulled out of someone's ass. Three setting boundaries and four investing in yourself no matter the outcome have been the hardest for me.
One aspect of your post here that I find interesting is that a lot of your comments about abundance involve spending money. I get your point that we don't want to shrink into the crabbed "scrooge mentality" as I like to call it. But, in my feigned-humble opinion, the next level of abundance thinking is to see abundance everywhere. Whoever is reading this comment should stop for a moment and reflect on the abundance that is oxygen and air flowing everywhere in our world.
Or the abundance reflected in the clear blue sky stretching in all directions. How about the abundance of your friends' and families' love and friendship?
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This is true abundance, not buying an extra appetizer…. Indeed, the more you recognize the abundance that is natural to life, the less you need to try to buy it or indicate to the world your efforts to express it through conspicuous consumption. I'm not in any way advocating hyper-frugality. However, I think it's foolish to link spending money and abundance too tightly.
Keep up the great posts. You are among my top five writers on finances and career management. Sincerely, Tom! Getting a fresh basket of strawberries and eating them. That's abundance. After all, strawberries are meant to be eaten…. I read this a while back, and it so resonated with me.
I grew up in former East Germany, and your strawberries were our bananas.
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Once a year, each family would receive one banana per person. I savored the heck out of every bite. I still can't believe that I now can have a banana whenever I feel like it. I've read articles on the "abundance mindset" and it now seems so silly to me. If you live in a first world country, abundance is the reality.