5 Ways To Show The World YOU MATTER
You matter! This may be something that you have heard but maybe you don’t believe it or really understand how you matter. After all, we are all the same, we all have insecurities and fears. We also have hopes and dreams, we all have the potential to change the world.
When you realize that you matter others will take notice. They will see how you achieve your passions, how you succeed, how you make the world a better place.
So how do you do this? The following characteristics will help you show the world you matter.
1. YOUR VOICE
Your voice is important, the way that you express yourself is how others perceive you. Your message, your story is unique to you and the world needs to hear it.
We live in a time where it is easy to share a message. We can share our voice through writing, talking to others, sharing videos and live stories.
Your voice should be positive, consistent and provide value to others. There three factors will help attract others to what you are saying.
2. YOUR STYLE
What is your style? Do you have one? Your style is another layer to your voice. How you look coveys a visual element to your voice. This doesn’t mean that you need to wear a cocktail dress or a five piece suit everywhere you go.
Steve Jobs wore a black turtleneck. He had his own style, and people knew what to expect when they saw him.
Your style has to be comfortable to you.
Your style can reinforce your voice. It can share your message and show the world how you matter.
3. YOUR WORD
Regardless of how advanced our world is your word is important. Sticking to your word means that you have to stand behind what you say and what you do. You have to believe in yourself and follow through with your word.
Your word maintains your honesty, integrity and loyalty of everyone who hears your message.
Be true to yourself, own your past and consciously create the moment so that your future becomes what you want it.
4. YOUR NETWORK
Your network refers to both real life networks and networking online. Who we associate with says a lot about who we are. It can impact our future.
Who we talk to, collaborate with, share with, work with, hang out with will show others the type of person that we are.
You become the product of the group of people that you spend the most time with. This is why you should keep your networks positive.
As you realize how you matter you need to look at your networks. If there are people or groups that do not align with your message you should distance yourself from them. It seems like there is always a new story of a celebrity apologizing for statements from the past that are not positive or inclusive for all.
Determination drives your story, it helps you be concise and consistent.
Determination helps you stay true to your voice, your style, your word and your network. Your audience will grow as you share your story. Share your message and knowledge with others.
Most people post content everyday. Design your content with purpose, be positive, consistent and provide value to others.
The world will discover how you matter.