Successful people build each other up, they motivate, inspire and push each other. Unsuccessful people just hate, blame and complain.    Flowers only bloom when they are ready. People are the same way. You cannot rush or force them open, just because you think it's time. Be patient. - Timber Hawkeye    We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them. - Albert Einstein    Success is to be measured, not so much by the position that one has reached in life, as by the obstacles that one has overcome while trying to succeed. - Bookert T. Washington    Be solution driven. Treat the disease, not the symptoms by targeting the source of the problem or issue.    In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins... not through strength, but through persistence. - Buddha    Are you interested in changing, or are you committed to change?

Self-Examination Questions


Self-examinationthe careful examination of your own actions, behaviours, action models, attitudes and beliefs to determine whether they are still effective or became ineffective – is a practise that needs to run in synchronicity with activities before, during and after any change project being tackled. It is strongly advised that self-examination becomes a habit that is conducted frequently – preferably on a daily basis – to keep things on track, to regain control of your life and prevent (or at least limit) possible derailments of any change management project SMARTly.

Unfortunately, self-examination isn’t something that happens spontaneously. You must deliberately put a self-examination practice into motion (i.e. you have to set yourself on “fire”… so to speak), and keep it “burningby continuously asking and answering critical questions by yourself.

It is essential that you frequently criticize yourself by means of critical thinking, because of…