Change doesn't happen until it must happen. Inner drive is far from sufficient; it's failed you many times in the past.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
If you really want to change your life, you need to create conditions of necessity. Herein lies the new science of transformation.
You need to shock your system. To quote Napoleon Hill, "A good shock often helps the brain that has been atrophied by habit."
Why does your system need to be shocked?
Everything in your world wants to remain in homeostasis. You need to shatter your subconscious patterns and disrupt the homeostasis around you. This will repel the people keeping you stuck and attract others who will help you evolve.
Radical transformation can happen very quickly. But it requires bold action that reframes your subconscious patterns. Once those beliefs have been upgraded, your world changes immediately and dramatically. As Charles Haanel, considered to be the father of modern self-improvement said, "Remember that no matter what the difficulty is, no matter where it is, no matter who is affected, you have no patient but yourself; you have nothing to do but convince yourself of the truth which you desire to see manifest."
So how do you shock your subconscious system?
How do you convince yourself of "the truth" which you desire to happen?
By the end of this article, you'll know precisely how: