Success Skill - Visualization:
Black Belts learn to practice, mentally rehearse, and visualize the
successful outcome of activities. The mind cannot
tell the difference between what is real and what is vividly imaged.
They learn to pre-play and re-play performance to anchor success
and eliminate failure. Winning Black Belts learn to control their
physical and mental state and create an ability to maintain relaxed
alertness and to maximize their flexibility and ability to respond
quickly and appropriately.
Success Attitude - Positive Self-Expectancy & Goals Attainment:
Black Belts learn to have an overall attitude of personal optimism and
enthusiasm. Winners understand that life is a self-fulfilling prophecy
– a person usually gets what he or she actively expects over the long
run. Winners have HIGH EXPECTATIONS of themselves and work to achieve
Success Skill – Positive Self-Talk
Black Belts learn to control their “inner dialogue.” They create a
supportive conversation with themselves that support their goals and
Success Attitude - Positive Respect
Black Belts has the ability to be happy and to function in the world,
while showing appropriate conduct and good manners. Respect represents
a sincere appreciation of values and the rights of other people. And
themselves, avoid habits, and behaviors that are unhealthy or
Success Skill - Total Self-Confidence:
Black Belts have the ability to accomplish anything they are willing
to work to achieve. They are not intimidated by the negative reactions
of others – nor, do they get mired in mediocrity. They rise above the
crowd an achieve great heights.
Success Attitude – Unshakable character & Personal Honesty
Black Belts know who they are and where they are going. They effect
their environment rather than letting their environment effect them.
They make decisions based upon their own moral compass not based
upon the tides and whims of those around them. Events don’t alter
their understanding of right and wrong or of truth and falseness.
Winning Black Belts understand that honesty is more than simply
avoiding lies. It includes a belief in, the pursuit of the truth. In
order to have healthy relationships with other people, honesty must be
Winning Black Belts take responsibility for their own actions.
Success Skill – No Excuses
Black Belts accept 100% responsibility for the outcomes in their own
life. Winners take credit or the blame for their own performance. They
never “externalize” their failures – but, take responsibility for
their own performance and results.
Success Attitude - Positive Self-Motivation with Definite Commitment
Black Belts dwell on the rewards of success not on the penalties of
failure. We always move in the direction of our currently dominant
thoughts. Positive self-motivation arrives through visualizing
your desires while limiting fears. Motivation also comes from focusing
on the long-term results desired not the daily disappointments and
struggles. “Whatever you can do, or dream you can…begin it. Boldness
Genius, Power, and Magic in it.” Do or Do not there is no try… Winners
commit to their dreams and then work diligently and tirelessly to