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3 Steps To Getting Fit & Looking Great

There comes a time in your life when you look in the mirror and don’t necessarily like who’s looking back. While it can be disheartening, it’s also an opportunity to step up to the plate and get yourself to a better place.

All you need is a little motivation and the right attitude, and you’ll be getting fit and looking great in no time. You have to be fully dedicated to your goals and make yourself a priority while you work on becoming more fit. Know that the results will be well worth the work and sweat you have to put in to get there.


Be honest with yourself about where you stand and where you’d like to be in the future. Use the scale and measurements to get a realistic picture of your current situation. This will help you set the right goals for your journey ahead. In addition to your body, think about what’s going on in your mind and your self-talk. It’s important if you’re going to change your body, which your mind is onboard and thinking positively about your upcoming transformation. Get your mind and body working in harmony, and there won’t be anything stopping you from achieving success.


The next part of the process is to act on your plan. You need to come up with a way to actually perform the work and exercises. It’s possible you’ll want to join a gym or that you prefer to use a program like the Workoutbox.com. All that matters is that it fits in your schedule and that you enjoy doing it. You may find you have to set your alarm earlier in the morning or leave the office on time so you can fit it your workout routine before dinner. You not only have to act, but you have to do so consistently without slacking. Pick a day that will be for rest, but then get ready to work hard during your scheduled sessions.

Track your Progress

Your most important step is to track your progress and see how you’re doing. Break it down by month, week and day. See what you’re doing well and where you need to make improvements. You should weigh yourself on the same day and time each week and write down how much you’ve lost. This will be an exciting time for you and will likely motivate you to keep going. However, don’t only focus on the scale because some weeks it won’t move. Notice how your clothes are fitting, your face definition and how you feel overall. Remember that it’s a journey, and you may not see results right away, so keep at it and stay positive.


There’s a lot to do and think about when you’re trying to get fit. It’s not always easy, but it is doable. Come up with a plan like what’s outlined here and use it as a way for you to get fit and look great. Have fun with it and enjoy the outcome.


  • DB

    These are really good tips. Getting fit takes consistency and determination. It’s important to plan it out and set goals for yourself.

  • Margaret McLaughlin

    I appreciate the evaluate, act and track tips. I had been exercising consistently until I fell and hit my head causing a concussion. I have found myself struggling to get back into a workout routine.

  • Shakeia Rieux

    These tips are very helpful! I do plan on using them, and sticking with it cause I know it’ll help that way I can keep track and see where I am.

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