Think about your job, your commitments, your responsibilities.
Have all of that in mind? Now, say to yourself: “I have to do this.”
Ok. How does that feel?
Keep thinking about all of those things you do every day.
Let’s replace one word and try it again. Say to yourself, “I get to do this.”
What do you think? What’s the difference for you?
Please comment below and let me know.
DAVID BERRY is the author of “A More Daring Life: Finding Voice at the Crossroads of Change” and the founder of RULE13 Learning. He speaks and writes about the complexity of leading in a changing world.