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The Motivation and Attitude of a Winner

Do you have the motivation and attitude of a winner? Maybe you have seen a winner and become familiar with their motivation and attitude. Maybe you never before considered just what the motivation and attitude of a winner are that sets them apart from the crowd and seems to draw success to them.

Successful people share many qualities that make their motivation and attitude an important tool in their success and their ability to handle failure and setback. The following qualities are just a few that comprise a winning outlook and the ability to succeed.

1. Motivation and Attitude - a winner gets motivation from the ability to see the bigger picture. Sometimes a project or task can seem large and looming. Sometimes the very same project can also seem pointless and unrelated to our life or what we care about.

A winner is able to see how thing connect and can use this ability to find motivation for hard tasks and chores. An ability to see the larger perspective gives meaning to tasks and chores, and affords incentive to complete the project at hand.

2. Motivation and Attitude - a winner can handle stress and uncertainty with a level of grace that does not further damage their position. A winner can look at a situation or project that is unclear and keep a grasp of reality and the bigger picture.

This attitude leaves little room for resentment and bitterness. The winner is too busy regrouping and finding a new and better approach. The ability to regroup and maintain a positive outlook helps the winner to handle a multitude of situations. It is this characteristic that helps the winner maintain the appearance of a winner even when setbacks and failures occur.

3. Motivation and Attitude - a winner is determined to master the skills necessary to finish the project at hand. A winner will arrive to practice and will give his or her whole heart. Winners will perfect skills to become more efficient or effective. A winner will invest him or herself and will not shy away from hard work because a winner knows this will render positive results.

4. Motivation and Attitude - a winner motivates himself or herself daily with a reminder of goals and successes. A winner must be his or her own best friend during troubled times. A winner will make lists of successes rather than feel sorry for him. A winner will break tasks into more manageable steps rather than get overwhelmed. A winner will make the commitment to the small acts that combine to bring eventual success.

You can be a winner, too, if you are willing to hone these skills and characteristics. A winner is simply someone who utilizes their resources and brain power to their best advantage while maintaining a positive motivation and attitude. If you have ever wished to be a winner, look for the motivation and attitude to help you succeed.