Established, since 1997, leading UK based training provider.
Celebrating 25 years in business! CPD Member - The CPD Certification Service ilm Recognised Provider

Why Self-Discipline Matters for Success

Why Self-Discipline Matters for Success

Why Self-Discipline Matters for Success

Self-discipline is the art of getting yourself to do what you SHOULD do, even if you don't WANT to do it.

Self-discipline is key to achieving success in many areas of life. With it, you can reach your goals, manage time well, and handle challenges.

Here is why self-discipline is so vital for success:

Setting and Achieving Goals:

With self-discipline, you can stick to your goals, even when things get tough or distracting. It helps you stay on track and make steady progress.

Managing Time:

People with self-discipline are usually good with their time. They know what needs to be done first and how to use their time wisely to reach their goals.

Beating Procrastination:

If you're disciplined, you're less likely to put things off. You will keep moving forward, avoiding delays that can hurt your success.

Staying Strong:

Success isn't always easy. Sometimes, you'll face problems or setbacks. With self-discipline, you can keep going, even when things get tough.

Building Good Habits:

Discipline helps you develop good habits, like exercising regularly or managing time well, which can help you in many parts of life.

Growing and Learning:

Self-discipline pushes you to learn and grow. It drives you to get better, learn more, and become more skilled, which is important for success.

Controlling Emotions:

Being disciplined means not letting emotions control you. This way, you can make smart choices and stay focused on your goals.

In short, if you want to succeed, building self-discipline is a great place to start!

Personal Development Training

Our Personal Development training course will aid in enhancing your professional skills in self-discipline, communication, goal attainment, planning and prioritisation, managing challenging individuals, and cultivating a constructive mental outlook.

About the Author: Chris Farmer


Chris Farmer is the founder of the Corporate Coach Group and has many years’ experience in training leaders and managers, in both the public and private sectors, to achieve their organisational goals, especially during tough economic times. He is also well aware of the disciplines and problems associated with running a business.

Over the years, Chris has designed and delivered thousands of training programmes and has coached and motivated many management teams, groups and individuals. His training programmes are both structured and clear, designed to help delegates organise their thinking and, wherever necessary, to improve their techniques and skills.

Blogs by Email

Do you want to receive an email whenever we post a new blog? The blogs contain article 5-10 minutes long - ideal for reading during your coffee break!

Further Reading in Personal Effectiveness

  • Mind Hack to Improve Performance
    To be your most effective, you must concentrate your mental focus on a single thought. Do not ask whether you CAN achieve something, instead ask HOW it can be achieved. This mind hack will increase your performance, your confidence and success rate.
    Read Article >
  • Active vs Passive Mind
    Things don't just happen for a reason. Behind every problem, there is cause. Individuals with active minds, increase their knowledge by asking intelligent questions and by doing so will find the cause of their problems.
    Read Article >
  • Don't Reward Yourself with Failure
    Celebrate achievements wisely. Opt for value, not calories. Avoid rewards that lead to pitfalls. Choose fulfilling celebrations, not setbacks.
    Read Article >
  • Emotional Management
    Mastering emotional control is vital for a quality life. Diminish fear and foster confidence through conscious thought-evaluation and developing a positive mindset. Actively managing emotions empowers, replacing fear with confidence.
    Read Article >
  • Four Personal Effectiveness Training Skills
    Four Personal effectiveness training skills In order to get the best from yourself and others what are the skills and knowledge you need to develop? There are many skills relating to personal effectiveness. But we will focus on four essential skills. Four essential personal effectiveness skills. There are four major...
    Read Article >

Looking for Personal Development Training?

If you're looking to develop your Personal Effectiveness Skills, you may find this Personal Development Training Course beneficial:

Open Training Course Pricing and Availability

13 - 14 December
Manchester City
£900 +VAT
18 - 19 December
London - Central
£900 +VAT
18 - 19 January
£900 +VAT
22 - 23 January
£900 +VAT
More dates and locations available
Save £100 on this course

Next Open Course Starts in 14 days, Manchester City, places available Book Now >