Take Action: Enjoy How Bad You Are

Reblogger Barbara Todaro
Services for Real Estate Pros with RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired 104763
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This post says it all.... if you're able to do something, you don't need to do it well....you can just do it because you enjoy doing it....

Original content by Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets CA BRE# 01261476

"If you can't learn to do something well,

 

 

learn to enjoy doing it badly."


~ Baseball Analyst, Bill James

 

Your action for today is to identify something

that you're not very good at,

and by looking at it with a new perspective

find something to like about it.

 

 

 

For me that is the absolute joy I get from

playing guitar and drums.

 

I play daily, and I'm amazing...

...ly mediocre 😂🤣😂

 

But what it is to learn and make music, 

even when I'm my only audience.

 

If you missed the previous “Take Action” post:

 

Take Action: Be Nice 

 

Design an extraordinary Wednesday!

 

 

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Rainmaker
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Grant Schneider
Performance Development Strategies - Armonk, NY
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I loved it Barbara Todaro .  Never beat yourself up of things you don't do well.

Jul 25, 2020 08:47 AM #1
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Thomas J. Nelson, REALTOR ® e-Pro CRS RCS-D Vets
Big Block Realty 858.232.8722 - La Jolla, CA
& Host of Postcards From Success Podcast

I should mention the caveat:  I want my pilots and surgeons to "do it well" but when it comes to your hobbies, golf, music, gardening, crafts, etc. Just enjoy, getting better comes from never quiting something that brings you joy! Thank you for the re-post Barbara Todaro 

Jul 25, 2020 08:51 AM #2
Rainmaker
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Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Barbara, I played the drums starting when I had my first set when I was 6, played for years but was never that great but like doing it all the time.

 

Jul 25, 2020 09:09 AM #3
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Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, Keller Williams Fox Cities - Stevens Point, WI
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Hi Barbara,  Glad you chose this one as a re-blog.  If you want to do something well - it should be your job/profession.  Hobbies are the things you do for enjoyment and only you need to appreciate how good you are  - or aren't.

Jul 25, 2020 10:34 AM #4
Rainer
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Sham Reddy CRS
H E R Realty, Dayton, OH - Dayton, OH
CRS

I like your analogy!

Your action for today is to identify something

that you're not very good at,

and by looking at it with a new perspective

find something to like about it.

Jul 25, 2020 10:55 AM #5
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George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

Barbara that is a good point.  It is OK to do something just because you enjoy it, and not because you are great at it.

Jul 25, 2020 03:54 PM #6
Rainmaker
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James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
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Morning Barbara.

My downfall is golf.  While I struggle to be good, I'm just an average player.  Going to test my skills in a few hours.

Jul 26, 2020 12:34 AM #7
Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much, Barbara, for sharing this reblog selection.

Have an outstanding week.

Jul 26, 2020 04:29 AM #8
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Doug Dawes
Keller Williams Realty - Topsfield, MA - Georgetown, MA
Your Personal Realtor®

So many are trapped into something they used to enjoy or maybe never enjoyed but just used as a means to an end Barbara Todaro 

This was a good blog to reblog

Jul 26, 2020 05:31 AM #9
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Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Barbara, making music is fun, whether you are good or not is irrelevant!   

Jul 26, 2020 06:20 AM #10
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Brian England
Vacasa - Gilbert, AZ
MBA, GRI, REALTOR® Real Estate in East Valley AZ

A great choice for a reblog Thomas J. Nelson, Realtor e-Pro, CRS, RCS-D, Vets really knows what he is talking about.

Jul 26, 2020 07:13 AM #11
Rainmaker
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Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Good Monday morning, Barbara.

Take care and be safe.

I am still getting 504 Gateway Time-out notices this morning.

Jul 27, 2020 06:03 AM #12
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