InnerSelf's Daily Inspiration: Choosing the Focus

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InnerSelf's Daily Inspiration

presented by Marie T. Russell, InnerSelf.com

January 20, 2023

The focus for today's inspiration is:

I choose to focus on what I'd like to create and experience.

For many people, their default is to focus on problems. It comes from our ingrained negativity bias.

Reject that way of thinking and, instead, embrace a solution orientation.

This means focusing on what you’d like to create and experience, and crafting a vision that inspires you even when you come up against challenges and obstacles. 


CONTINUE READING:
Today's inspiration was excerpted from the InnerSelf.com article: 
     Valuable Habits and Mindsets to Re-invent Your Life
     Written by Ronald Alexander.
Read the complete article here.


This is Marie T. Russell, publisher of InnerSelf.com, wishing you a day of focusing on what you'd like to create and experience (today and every day)

Subscribe here to join me for the next installment of "InnerSelf's Daily Inspiration".

The focus for today: I choose to focus on what I'd like to create and experience.

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RECOMMENDED BOOK: Core Creativity

Core Creativity: The Mindful Way to Unlock Your Creative Self
by Ronald Alexander.

book cover of Core Creativity: The Mindful Way to Unlock Your Creative Self by Ronald AlexanderCore Creativity employs stories of ordinary but highly creative people alongside the latest research that helps people get unstuck.

Too often, the mind’s Wi-Fi signal is too weak for the really big ideas to load, but Core Creativity offers readers help with establishing a mindfulness practice; exercises for enhancing creativity and fostering better decision-making; key insights from personal interview with highly creative artists including music producer Val Garay, director Amy Ziering, and actor Dennis Quaid; and guidance for reclaiming your creative self so you can achieve profound transformation.

For more info and/or to order this book, click here. Also available as a Kindle edition.

About the Author

photo of Ronald A. Alexander, PhDRonald A. Alexander, PhD, is a psychotherapist, an international trainer and a creativity, business and leadership coach. He has a private psychotherapy and executive coaching practice in Santa Monica, California. He’s the executive director of the OpenMind® Training Program that offers personal and professional training programs in mindfulness-based therapies, transformational leadership and meditation.

Dr. Ron is the author of the highly acclaimed book, Wise Mind, Open Mind: Finding Purpose and Meaning in Times of Crisis, Loss, and Change (2009), and the new book, Core Creativity: The Mindful Way to Unlock Your Creative Self (Rowman & Littlefield, June 21, 2022). 

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