If you try to catch two rabbits at one time, then you will not catch either one. The one thing is what all you need to accomplish success in your life Narrowing down your focus, your efforts, your energy, reap you extraordinary results in that particular directions.
If everyone has the same number of hours, all of you have an equal count of limbs and a brain commanding that body. Then why some people get more than others? Why few achieve more, earn more, acomplish
The simple answer to that is they go small. Doing one thing at a time, focusing all the efforts, energy, time at one thing at the time.
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Going small means ignoring all the things you could do and focusing on things you should do. It’s realizing that extraordinary results can be achieved by how narrow your focus is.
But most of us disparage those opinions. They do things just oppossite. Due to this, their To do list fill up the note pads, resulting in burden, frustration. Due to this, they settle for less, abondon their dreams. minimizing their expectations, in the end they settle for less.
You need to be doing fewer things for more effect instead of doing more things with side effects.
Ever seen large numbers of dominos standing side by side with first one as small as 2cm and last in a row as huge as several thousands of feet.
The catch here is, successor domino is 50% larger to
For instance, suppose there are 57 dominos lined up in a row. With first one is merely 2 inches tall and successor domino is 50% taller then
This is the power of the domino effect. Replace the dominos as your activities in your life.
Choose the one thing (first domino) or thing that your
Every great change starts like falling dominos: R.J THOMTON .
Lies and mislead
- Everything matters equally: Equality is a lie that we all bought up with. There is always the one thing that matters the most. Moreover, there are few must do things and all the other activities take places in should do or could do list.
Things which matters most must never be mercy of things which matters least: Johann Walfgang Von Goethe.
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- Multitasking: It is a prolonged lie. It’s a scam. Our brain doesn’t multitask, else, it just switches from one task to another. Switching from one task to another comes with a price. The price of time it takes to complete the task. On
an average, it takes 25% more time for the simple task and 100% more for the complicated task to complete a task, if you multitask at the same time.
Multitasking is merely the opportunity to screw up more than one thing at a time: Steve Uzzell
- Will power on will call: Ever heard the statement. Where there is will there is a way. This statement misled more than guided. Spread like a virus all over the place.
Will power is like your phone battery. The more you consume, the lesser it becomes and more recharge it is
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- Big is bad: Bid is bad is a lie. This is how we all as a child is conditioned with by our parents. Do not think about the things that is too big to achieve. Do not set high unachievable goals.
In reality, you have to think big, set high goals to achieve high goals. Simple common sense.
We are kept from or goal, not by obstacles but by clear path to a lesser goal: Robert Brault
How to achieve extraordinary results with one thing
For achieving success. first you have to ask a question to yourself.
What’s the one thing,
The big picture: what is one ultimate goal in your life? Write it down.
Small focus question: What’s the one thing right now that i can do which lead me to that goal. Write down answer of that. Then working on the daily one thing.
The above-mentioned process has to repeat daily until you reach your ultimate goal.
Follow the steps down below in the order they are given
Step 1:What’s the one thing that i have to achieve in life?
Step 2:What’s the one thing I must do this year to achieve my ultimate goal?
Step 3: What’s the one thing i must do this month to achieve that yearly goal?
Step 4: What’s the one thing
Asking the questions in the way they are will make your life much simpler and easier
Narrowing down the list
Look at the image above and in this way start
Diversifyng the one thing
Personal life: What is the one thing I must do to improve my personal life?
Health: What’s the one thing I must do to improve m health?
Job: What’s the one thing I must do to get better job or promotion?
Alert: Do ask yourself questions in steps given above.
At the end, all you have to remember is success lives in few. So focussing on few things in your life can give you fruits of ssucess.
Hope you liked our article and learned something new from this. May this helps in changing your life for the better.
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