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If what you're doing isn't working by Matrix Development
A Eureka Moment by Martin Richardson of ARTMART

In the Moment

If what you’re doing isn’t working … 

I, like many people have ideas and thoughts that pop into my head. I have decided to write down (the ones that are publishable and legal), so I don’t forget them and they may be of assistance to you.

So, having had a couple of trying days thinking about ‘how do I earn a living in a lockdown world? ‘(future me this will still apply) this statement came to mind from when NLP was all the rage (speck of gold). 

“If what you’re doing isn’t working then do something else, anything else.” 

Whenever I said that a little voice in my head would go “yeah right” as I didn’t believe it entirely and I dismissed the instruction. 

It’s more effective if I follow this up with the question: 

“What else could I do?” 

Then draw up a list.  My list would only has two options on it – carry on doing it or don’t do it.  (I knew this NLP thing didn’t work!)

Add the other NLP statement “More options are better than less.” 

I draw up a  list but don’t stop until you have ten things on the list.

Then I choose…

You can read further articles in the series by following this link - In the Moment