The longer I live and the longer I lead, the truer I believe today’s quotation is. The lesson in it for you today may be personal or professional. Sam, “Mr. Walmart” Walton clearly believes it applies to everything.
– How high are my expectations in different parts of my life?
– How have high expectations helped me in the past?
– What action does thinking about this quotation nudge me towards right now?
1. Consider a part of your life (or a relationship) that you wish would be improved. Then apply today’s quotation to that situation.
I am convinced of the importance of high expectations. When I raise my expectations of myself, my performance and results improve. (Click to Tweet.) When I raise my expectations of others, the same thing happens. When I raise my sights, I see opportunities I would likely have missed completely. I’ve given only one action step today for a reason – I want you to test this idea in your life.
In short – raise your expectations and raise your results