Sometimes we try to go to sleep and we can’t. We wonder if our day was a good one. I’ve wondered it a number of times hours on end. I looked back at the times when I thought I had a really good day and made a realization…just as a child wants to repeat a wonderous experience again and again…I want that again and again.
So, Type A that I am…I made a list. Below is a list of ways to know if you’ve had a good day. This is my list and feel free to add, modify or share yours.
1. You fought the good fight
You gave your work real meaning. You worked really hard at something you care about. You dug deep down inside of yourself and brought that spark out to make something more valuable. Not that it was asked from you but something you did on your own. Steps however tiny were put one in front of another for a purpose, a cause or a meaning. You didn’t just give it your best but something more than you thought you had. You stopped thinking and started doing. Obstacles became lessons learned. Fears turned to experiences. Foes became friends. [Read more…]