Intent. Life tends to overwhelm and move us in a direction without our consent. If I am not careful my life resets to the predestined default determined by my upbringing, culture, and wounds.
That is not a great future.
Where do I want to end, and more importantly who do I want to become?
There is an ancient philosophical question that helps me craft my intent with every decision I make. I simply ask,
What would a wise person do?
Then I choose.
Today, ask what would a *insert your intent here* do?
Get skin in the game.