# 54 Empowerment
Empowerment is a beautiful thing.
When you discover that you can take control, stand up as an individual and not put up with whatever people throw at you, this is empowerment. Whether it’s in your work life, your personal relationships or your family, you have to remember that you are not a door mat to be walked all over. You are an individual with feelings and desires and hopes and dreams. Don’t let anyone mess with that.
Be you and don’t think that you need to hang on to others apron strings to achieve anything. You are an individual. Revel in it. And surround yourself with people who empower you in return, make you feel good, help you when you are down and make life worth living. If they don’t, ditch them. This is my revelation this week.
Here endeth the lesson….