In order to succeed positive attitude is of essence. What is attitude? Attitude is part of your personality. It is the first thing that people notice about you when they first meet you. Do you have a great attitude or is it foul. A great attitude is part of being self motivated. Believe me, with a negative attitude you are headed straight to failure.
Every morning you walk to that office with a sad look in your face is a sure sign that you have failed even before you begin. Everyone has their blue days and it is up to you to seek within yourself and find something positive that will cheer you up thus self motivation.
Walking into that office excited and ready to face the day is a picture of a self motivated person. On the contrary walking with dragging feet and a bent posture and lowered head shows defeat. Motivation comes from deep within oneself. It is not something that can be forced on to a person. You decide that no matter the circumstances, today I am going to make it.
Therefore, it is fair to say that motivation plus a positive attitude are the ingredients of achieving success. Many people are hungry for success and yet they wake up everyday with the wrong attitude.
One other thing that will ensure you have a great attitude and are motivated to your expected achievement is a high self esteem. Self esteem is how you see yourself. On a scale of one to ten, if you rate yourself anything below seven then you are at a risk of low self esteem. People will always look at you through your own eyes. Give your self a ten because indeed you are the best there ever will be.
So, hold your head up, square your shoulders and greet everyone with a smile. Believe you are the best and you will be. Be motivated and fired up to attain your wildest dreams because it is possible. Achieving personal development is a continuous process.