6 Overlooked Habits To Unleash Your Potential

Victor Mong
4 min readJan 20, 2023
Photo by Mimi Thian on Unsplash

Your potential is limitless, but most times, reaching our goals isn’t about finding complicated solutions. Instead, it’s about shifting our habits and mindset.

In this article, I’ll explore 6 habits that are essential to unlocking your full potential and achieving success.

By incorporating these habits into your daily routine, you will be on your way to reaching your full potential.

You can see things from new angles

Being able to see things from a new perspective can help unlock new opportunities, overcome challenges and create a fulfilling life.

Some people get too attached to their own ideas and methods and turn a blind eye to a new idea that will benefit them just because they disagree with it.

Life is dynamic. Things change, including ideas and ways of doing things.

Accepting new ideas, seeing things from a different perspective, and approaching situations differently can mean the difference between success and failure.

How do you cultivate the habit of considering different perspectives?

  • Actively seek out new perspectives and challenge your own biases.
  • Read books by different authors, listen to podcasts with diverse voices, or have conversations with people who are different from you.

Looking Out For Yourself

How much success you achieve in life and in your career is directly proportional to how you look out for yourself.

Looking out for yourself is about taking responsibility for your own needs.

We’ve been brainwashed into thinking that putting ourselves last is the height of selflessness and kindness.

That’s BS!

It takes a lot of effort to reach your potential and become successful.

You’re not going to have the time and energy to focus on yourself if you’re busy attending to other people’s needs and helping them reach their goals.

Take care of yourself. That’s only hoe you can to show up as your best self, which you can’t do if you’re feeling overwhelmed and exhausted.



Victor Mong

I write about human potential, building a life you want & mastering your mind || info.victormong@gmail.com