Building Positivity

Whether working with kids, teenagers, or adults- it is very important to build positivity.  To build positivity, first you must be a positive leader, then learn how to overcome challenges in a positive way, and finally keep that positivity going!

Being a positive leader, is not as easy as it may sound.  This is not just a matter of “looking on the bright side”.  You must lead by example, and be as positive as possible.  Mindtools.com present a great article on being a positive leader in their PERMA Model.

Overcoming challenges in a positive manner is a tricky challenge.  In his article on linkedin, Daniel Goleman states “The failure for many leaders is that they are creating negative states in other people because of their own negative mindset.”  When we choose the positive mindset, and make the changes needed to allow that mindset to continue, then we can lead with positivity.

Now we want to hear from you!  We have given you the first two steps, what are your tricks for keeping that positivity going?

Posted on October 20, 2014 in Motivation

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