Stern Serious and Playful Serious

Share this:

Stern Serious and Playful Serious

That word “serious” tends to come with a lot of baggage. We don’t want to be too serious and no fun. We don’t want to be around people who are too serious. But we also want to be serious about growing our businesses or getting into shape – and things like that.

So, let’s start with some words that we can use to replace serious ~ intentful, determined, committed, focused. When we use these words instead, it opens the door for us to be those things and to also be light, fun, and playful at the same time.

Let’s use Peyton Manning, quarterback for the Denver Broncos, as an example. He has a reputation for working hard and diligently preparing. He’s well known for spending far more time in the film room than anybody else. He is almost always the last guy off the practice field and does one on one work with his receivers and running backs after practice.

That all seems like very serious stuff but it isn’t to Payton. For him it is fun. He says that he is still having fun and when it stops being fun, he will know that it is time to hang up his cleats. Furthermore, he’s a practical joker and tends to exhibit a sense of humor in interviews and in his TV commercials.

He’s a great example of how light, fun, playful, and enjoyable can be combined with focused, determined, committed, and intentful.

Sounds like a winning combination to me.

Much love,

Jonathan

Know someone else who would enjoy a daily dose?

Here is the subscription link

 bit.ly/1cwK52J

 

  The Law of Attraction Made Simple ~ over 100 5-star reviews

photo credit: Victor Bezrukov via photopin cc

Speak Your Mind

*

Daily Dose

I write this free email newsletter because I know that what I have to say helps people live better lives. Please take a moment to sign up, and pass it on!

[recaptcha theme:dark]

Visit the Daily Dose blog

Books & Products

Become a magnet for more of what you want in your personal and professional life. Buy now and get the results you deserve using the Law of Attraction.

Work with Jonathan

The granddaddy of all head trash is, "I'm not enough." Reaching the point where you believe that you are enough is the biggest game-changer on the planet. I can help you get there.

Free Resources

Regardless of whether you ever choose to work with me, or buy anything from me ~ It is my great honor to provide you with some powerful tools to upgrade your consciousness.

Book Jonathan

Jonathan offers keynote addresses, all day training, half day training, shorter talks and custom designed presentations. Book now!