6 Tips to Speed Up Your Personal Growth

by Joan Reimann 05/05/2019

It’s well into the new year again, and most people have penned down a few resolutions to help improve their personal growth. Constant efforts to enhance personal growth is not so much of a shocker as it happens to be a life-long task. No wonder tips for improving personal growth is one of the most searched topics on the web.

While personal growth and development seem like a huge task to have to bear as you age, a few tips in the right direction can help you expedite the process and shoot you to a level where you must make only minimal changes and adjustments.

Experts recommend practicing these few tips to expedite your personal growth and development. Do well to check them out. Good luck with your goals!

  1. Pursue Your Passion. You will only get distracted if you keep listening to the crowd. Learn to stand out. Pursue the things you have a passion for and don’t let anyone talk you down. Totally ignore naysayers!
  2. Dream with a Dose of Realism. It is fantastic to dream and make big plans but remember to be realistic in your baby steps. Making unrealistic expectations of yourself early on will derail your growth because you won’t give yourself time to develop stability at each stage of growth. To save time, energy, resources, and to save you the feeling of being incompetent, it is advisable to make achievable plans. 
  3. Learn to Accept Who You Are. Nowadays, everyone wants to be someone else. You fight so hard to be like someone, and that person is putting in a tough fight to be like someone else entirely and on and on goes the vicious circle. The first step to expedite your personal growth and development is self-acceptance. Everyone makes mistakes. That is what makes you human. Learn from your mistakes and create a better version of yourself instead of fighting so hard to be someone else. Life is not a ‘Freaky Friday' show. Learn to love yourself!
  4. Be Creative. Creativity is the key to expediting your personal growth and development. Allow your mind to wander. Learn a skill or two and work towards perfecting them every day. Get involved in anything creative. Spend time with creative people. Just be creative!
  5. Baby Steps. Personal growth can get overwhelming sometimes. You feel like you are not producing the results your efforts deserve at some point. It happens to everyone. Be kind to yourself and take each day as it comes. Yes, you must give it your best shot, but learn to appreciate the little growth you see daily. You won’t get there overnight. That doesn’t mean you won’t get there eventually. Take baby steps!

If one of the steps you want to take this year is property ownership, reach out to your real estate professional to learn what steps to take to attain your dream.

About the Author

Joan Reimann
Joan began her real estate career in 2013 and was recognized as a Rookie of the Year at one of the industry’s most prominent brokerage firms. Since then, she has built a stellar reputation for her sales performance, as well as a loyal and diverse clientele that includes first-time buyers to luxury estate sellers. Joan’s keen attention to detail, tenacity in protecting her clients’ best interests, and skillful negotiating have set her apart. Her boutique-quality service, client-centric approach and industry knowledge ensure her clients' ease and confidence throughout the home buying or selling process. Joan is an ASP® Accredited Staging Professional with the vision and creativity to give properties maximum appeal. Just Phone Joan is her motto as she believes in the fine art of old-school communication and relationships combined with today's cutting-edge technology to provide concierge level service to her clients. To learn more about her award-winning service Just Phone Joan at 703-505-JOAN(5626). AWARDS & RECOGNITION:-Washingtonian Best Real Estate Agents (2017)-Northern Virginia Magazine Best Real Estate Agents (2017)-NVAR Multi-Million Dollar Club Top Producer (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)-Long & Foster Master's Club $20M+ (2017)-Long & Foster Founders' Club $10M+ (2016)-Long & Foster Chairman's Club $5M+ (2014, 2015)-Long & Foster President's Club $3M+ (2013)-Long & Foster Gold Team (2014-2017)-Long & Foster Rookie of the Year Vienna/Oakton (2013)LICENSES & DESIGNATIONS:-Licensed in Virginia and DC-ASP - Accredited Staging Professional-SRES - Seniors Real Estate Specialist-MILRES - Military Real Estate Specialist