November 29, 2002.
I'm sure you have heard the expression about being in the right place at the right time, haven't you? So what does being in the right place at the right time really mean? Is there really a right place to be and a right time to be there?
If there is, how do you go about finding that "right place"? And then, even if you find that right place, how do you know when the so-called "right" time to be there is going to be?
Let's see if we can help you find some answers to these questions right now.
First of all, being in the right place at the right time, in its simplest terms, means you have prepared yourself in advance to take advantage of an opportunity when it arises. Let's face the facts. Before you can take advantage of an opportunity, you must be able to recognize it and then know what to do with it. This requires preparation in advance.
Being in the right place at the right time occurs when preparation meets opportunity. Specifically, it occurs when your preparation meets your opportunity.
OK, so far so good. But how do you go about finding this right place to be? Finding the right place is not nearly as hard as it may seem at first blush. The right place for one person is more than likely a different place for someone else.
So where is this right place in your case? The right place for you always has been and always will be the place where you are the most comfortable.
Life is too short not to live it the way you want to live it. While some people openly lament that they never seem to find the time to do all the things they wish they could do. In reality, the time has been there all along. As a matter of fact, right now is always the right time to be at that right place.
There has never been a better time than right now for you to do your best and to be your best. Anyone, at any time and any place, can be successful when they are prepared to see and then immediately seize the opportunities life presents to each of us.
And when it comes to finding the right place to be, there is no need to look any further. You're in the right place right now. That's right, the 'place' you are right now is always right place for you to fulfill your goals and live out your dreams.
Your right time is always right now -- and right where you are right now is always the right place to start. Talk about being in the right place at the right time!
Here's wishing you a power packed day, all day long.
TODAY'S MOTIVATIONAL AND INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE:
Talent alone won't make you a success. Neither will being in the right place at the right time, unless you are ready. The most important question is: 'Are your ready?'
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