• Jerremy Alexander Newsome

Yes You Will!

So let me ask you. Are you like me and have told yourself in the past, 'I can't do that….. or I'm not good at that….? Just a couple of weeks ago, my wife had to step in and correct me when I said, 'I hate writing' and, 'I'm terrible at it.' I am so thankful I have a wife who believes in me. She lovingly, but mindfully told me, 'Jonny. You can do anything you want when you set your mind to it!'

Have your negative thoughts ever diluted the confidence you needed to be successful at something you wanted to accomplish? Well, like with me, it should be a no brainer by now that first and foremost, you must have the confidence that you are going to succeed before you even think about taking another step forward. Wouldn't you agree that a key ingredient to doing anything is knowing you are going to get what you want out of your endeavor? Why in the world would we do something if we didn't think we were going to crush it, right? Now I know what my Mom meant when I was discouraged about something as a kid and she kept telling me, 'You can do it, Jonny.'

Please stay with me for second and let's agree to agree that opportunity + preparedness + self-confidence = success. All three things are critical factors in the achi