Are you looking for strategies to redefine your goals and unlock motivation? Do you want to find ways to become more resilient and successful? Then you won’t want to miss this blog! 

Join Madison Horn as she shares her story of success and resilience. Through her personal journey of running for U.S. Senate, she has learned to fight through negative emotions and find true happiness in all that she does. Learn from Madison’s journey as she outlines six proven strategies to help you redefine your goals and unlock motivation. Tune in to hear all about the Resiliency Strategy and how you can apply it to your own life.

Madison Horn is a passionate entrepreneur and advocate for improving society. She ran for US Senate in Oklahoma and, although she wasn’t elected, she found a way to come out of the experience successful. Madison strives to inspire others to fight through their negative emotions and build up their own resilience. She believes that redefining success is key to finding true happiness. 

Why is it important to redefine my goals?

Redefining goals is an important part of personal growth and success. By redefining our goals, we are able to consider our current circumstances and adjust our aspirations to match our current reality. This allows us to feel empowered to make changes that are more in line with our personal values and desired outcomes. Redefining our goals also helps us to stay motivated and focused on achieving our desired results. By focusing on the larger picture, rather than on a specific goal, we can be sure that our efforts are directed towards a positive outcome. Redefining our goals can also help us to develop self-awareness and determine what our true priorities are. It gives us the ability to look at our lives from an outside perspective and identify what is really important to us. We can then set goals that are realistic and achievable, and that have the potential to bring us closer to our desired life. Redefining our goals can help us to create a life that is meaningful, fulfilling, and successful.

Here are the steps you need to follow:

  1. Identify Your Motivation and Values
  2. Set Realistic Goals
  3. Reframe Your Narrative
  4. Challenge the Negative Thoughts
  5. Embrace Hard Moments


  1. Identify Your Motivation and Values

Step 1 to achieve success is to identify your motivation and values. It is important to understand why you are doing something and what values you are trying to uphold. To start, take some time to reflect on your goals and aspirations. Consider what drives you and what you are passionate about. Think about what values are important to you and how you want to be perceived. 

Once you have identified your motivation and values, make sure to stay focused and stay true to them. It is important to not be swayed by outside pressures or distractions. Write down your motivations and values and refer back to them when needed. Having clear motivations and values will help you stay on track and ensure that you are working towards something that is meaningful to you.


  1. Set Realistic Goals

Once you have identified your motivation and values, it is important to set achievable goals and stay committed to your plan. Having a goal will help you stay focused and motivated. It is important to set realistic goals that are attainable. Break each goal down into smaller objectives that can be accomplished in the short term. This will help keep you on track and help you stay motivated.


  1. Reframe Your Narrative

Reframing your narrative is a powerful tool that can help you to take control of your own life and create the success and happiness you want. This step involves changing the way you talk to yourself, how you talk to others, and owning your value. To do this, it is important to recognize the negative thought patterns and voices in your head that can hold you back. To start reframing your narrative, practice recognizing the negative thoughts and reframe them into something positive. For example, instead of saying “I can’t do this”, try saying “I can do this, and I am capable”. This can help to empower you and give you the confidence to take on new challenges. Additionally, it is important to practice talking to yourself in a more positive way. Talk to yourself as if you were talking to someone else, and be kind and encouraging. Make this practice a part of your life, and watch as success and happiness become a part of your narrative.

You can also use reframing your narrative to help you to communicate more effectively with others. When communicating with others, it can be beneficial to practice positive language, rather than making assumptions or speaking critically. Use phrases like “I feel” or “I think” instead of “you should” or “you must”. This will help to create an environment of understanding and respect. 


  1. Challenge the Negative Thoughts

The fourth step in this process is to look for proof to challenge the negative thoughts in our head. This can be done by taking a step back from the situation and thinking about it from an analytical perspective. We can start by asking ourselves questions such as “What skill sets do I need to achieve this goal?” and “Do I have the skill sets or can I learn them?”. This allows us to assess the situation and look for evidence that can refute the negative thoughts we have. By looking for proof to challenge the negative thoughts in our head, we can focus on our mission, redefine success, and use our experiences to our advantage.


  1. Embrace Hard Moments

Finally, it is important to remember that we are not always going to be successful and that it is ok to fail. It is important to have the courage to take risks and to know that failure does not define us. While we often face challenges alone, it is important to reach out to others, whether it be family, friends, or a professional. In this outreach, we can gain a different perspective and gain insight into our situation. Having the support of others can give us the strength and courage to challenge our negative thoughts and to look at the situation from a different angle. Taking the time to do this can help us to reframe our thoughts and to look for proof that can challenge the negative thoughts in our head.


Madison Horn’s story is an inspiring example of how to redefine success and find true happiness, even in the face of failure. With these strategies, you too can achieve success and experience true happiness through resilience. Believe in yourself and take control of your own life – you have the power to create the success you want.

Make sure to listen to the entire episode on your favorite podcast platform, and then grab your tickets to see Madison speak at the ‘Success Becomes Me’ conference in May:


I’d love to hear how you apply Madison’s tips on resilience and journey to redefine success. Leave me a comment on how it went for you or drop any questions you want me to answer!

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