I just spent $400 for an online writing course and the most valuable lesson so far is one that I already knew, but is totally worth $400 to hear again.
I have been through four different multi-week courses in the last year and every single one of them has the same thing in common. When it comes to discovering the secret to becoming whatever it is you hope to become there is only one sure fired way to make it happen: just start doing it.
If you want to be a dancer, you need to start dancing. If you want to be a guitar player, you need to start playing guitar. If you want to be a speaker, you need to start speaking. If you want to be a writer, you need to start writing.
Don’t wait around for someone to give you the okay to start doing whatever it is you want to do… just do it (please don’t sue me Nike). All men and women who are excellent at their craft have the same advice on what the secret is to achieving greatness and it boils down to this…