Does the Power of Positive Thinking Work for You?

The Power of Positive ThinkingAs a member of the Ultimate Blog Challenge (UBC), I’m perusing many more blogs this month. What I’m finding is a growing number of bloggers addressing the power of positive thinking and for good reason. . . .

In her post, Loren Ridinger wrote, that, “According to the Mayo Clinic, positive thinking helps with stress management and can even improve your health. By embracing an optimistic approach, you are able to tackle tough situations productively and with a solution-oriented mindset. By weaving optimism into your attitude, your ability to cope with challenges may increase.”

Click here to read the rest of Loren’s post entitled, “The Power of Positive Thinking: Taking Charge of Your Attitude.”

If you’re facing challenges, be they in your business or personal life, here are four more blog posts to inspire you to think positively:

From Julia Neiman’s Tranform for Life:
Love this story! Meet Joshua Johnson, a 20-year old from Harlem, New York who is financing his future by tap dancing on the subway.

From Chris Upwood’s Sleep Well Toronto:
Being grateful has been shown, both anecdotally and through scientific research, to increase happiness and optimism. When we are more happy and optimistic our lives are more peaceful. Chris suggests you start a Gratitude Journal.

From Lacy Young’s LacyLikes:
Lacy shares her life-changing experience attending Oprah’s lifeclass.“It was amazing, transformational and nothing short of pure inspiration.”

From Michelle Uy at Tiny Buddha:
10 tips to overcome negative thinking: positive thinking made easy.

Do you use optimism to overcome challenges in your life? Please share what works for you in the comments section below. I’d love to hear from you. Thanks and have a great day.