Gonna Do Versus Am Doing


Telling people what you’re gonna do is important, particularly if you’re talking to yourself. In fact, it’s critical.

And we are taught to share our dreams with others. It’s one of the ways you build excitement and support. It’s also a potential trap – to set yourself up for disappointment.

Part of a transformational effort can be going from telling people what you’re gonna do, to telling them what you are doing.

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PS. Expect five new posts tomorrow (Saturday).

By jeff noel

Retired Disney Institute Keynote Speaker and Prolific Blogger. Five daily, differently-themed personal blogs (about life's 5 big choices) on five interconnected sites.


  1. As I was focusing my efforts the other day on being more organized I came across a bag of stuff with “wanna do’s” in it.

    It made me sad and encouraged me at the same time.

    Now when I get an idea I will be reminded of the picture above. Motivation to follow through instead of just a bunch of bull!

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