How Mentally Tough Are You?

Mental toughness is a prerequisite for life and career success.  Successful people are resilient — they bounce back from disappointments and failures and go on to better things. Resilience takes mental toughness.

You can become mentally tough by following the advice in Tweet 32 in my career mentor book Success Tweets.

Stuff happens as you go about creating your life and career success.  Choose to respond positively to the negative stuff that happens.

Choose is the key word in that tweet.  You can choose to be resilient and mentally tough, or you can wallow in self pity because of the bad stuff that happens.

This article lays out seven self limiting habits that will prevent you from becoming mentally tough.

Are any of these habits true of you?

If so, break them.  Get started today.

Your career mentor,


PS: You can loin the thousands of motivated professionals who have downloaded a free copy of Success Tweets and its companion piece Success Tweets Explained by going to  When you do, I’ll give you a free membership in my career mentoring site and begin sending you daily motivational quotes.

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