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Don writes about positive thinking and the importance of living in the moment on his blog There he teaches readers how to find the positive in every situation in life, no matter how minute it might seem. The more positive we become with our thoughts and our actions, the more fulfilled and happy we will be.

3 Ways To Be A More Positive Person

Are you tired of negative thinking? Do you want to be a more positive person? If so, you’ve come to the right place. Below are three ways you can begin to make the transition from negative thinker into positive thinker. It won’t happen overnight, but if you practice these tips, in time you will find that you will become a more positive person, which will lead to a happier and more productive life.

Step #1: Start Your Day Off Right

When you wake up in the morning, the first thing you need to do is get yourself into a positive mindset. Don’t think about all of the tasks you have to do at work today or all of the errands you have to run. Don’t even think about how cold out it is outside either. Think instead about the great things in your life. What do you have that you cherish? Wonderful children? A loving spouse? Maybe you had a great night sleep? Whatever it may be, find positive things to focus on when you start your day.

The reason for this is because the mindset you start out with is the one you will carry with you for most of the day. It is much easier to start off with a positive mindset and keep it than it is start out the day with a negative mindset and change it.

Step #2: Give to Charity

You don’t need money in order to give. You can easily donate your time as well. There are all sorts of non-profits that need people to help them out throughout the year. By doing good for others, you will feel better about yourself. This good feeling that you have puts you into a better mood and helps you to think clearly and more positively.

Whenever I volunteer, I come back with a new, more positive outlook on life. I am happier than I was before and am excited about the future. I urge you to give to charity.

Step #3: Find The Good In Life

No matter how difficult the situation may be, do your best to find the silver lining in everything as they say. At first, this will be difficult for some of you. But be patient and give it time. After all, no one starts out mastering a task. We all have to go through the growing pains of life.

If your workload keeps piling up, be thankful you have a job. If your kids are making a lot of noise, be thankful you have a loving family. Learn to find the positives in life. It shouldn’t be that hard, they are all around us. We just have to learn to look at them instead of the more obvious negative things we see.

Final Thoughts

Becoming a more positive person takes time. But the time spent in transitioning to a more positive person is worth it. When you are a positive person, life just feels that much easier. You no longer worry about little things in life. Your constant focus on the good in life makes you much happier because you aren’t constantly in a negative state of mind. Wouldn’t that be great? To no longer worry and antagonise over the mundane but rather be happier and see the good things in life?