Starting right now, if you picked up a pencil and started writing that novel you've been thinking of, you'd be a few pages closer to your goal.
Starting right now, if you got that old guitar out and played for 10 minutes a day, you could rock out in a year.
Starting right now, if you put a little extra money in the savings each paycheck you would retire much more wealthy.
Starting right now, if you wanted to get your MBA you could find a program and get signed up.
Starting right now, if you got up from your computer and walked/jogged/ran for 30 minutes you would be healthier in months.
Starting right now, if you wanted to donate your time to charity, thousands of organizations are waiting for your call.
Starting right now, if you hopped over to Wordpress.com, Blogger.com or Typepad.com you could start your own blog.
Starting right now, if you wanted to encourage your coworkers to really get involved in social media they would owe you.
Starting right now, if you wanted to become a mobile marketing expert you could.
Starting right now, if you wanted to market yourself through social media to get a better job in six months you could.
Starting right now, if you wanted to start monitoring social media and begin listening to the conversation in related networks you could.
Starting right now, if you wanted to see what Twitter, Seesmic or any other hot new thing had to offer you could.
You could keep sitting there right now, but the future is undetermined, the possibilities are endless and you are a rock star. You can start right now to make it a better, more successful place for you, your family and your company.
What do you do to get off the couch, pick up the pencil, shut down the browser or focus on professional development even when you don't have to? How do you start right now?
Conversations, Matt Dickman, Techno//Marketer