Doing the Right Thing When No One Is Looking

Start Doing the Right Thing When No One Is Looking with 7 Steps

Sometimes, it feels like people watching everything we do. But you know what? The times when nobody’s looking can be super important too. Let’s explore how to do the right thing even when no one is looking to give you a pat on the back. I’ll break it down into seven steps that make it simple. These small actions might not seem like a big deal. But they can mean a whole lot, even if nobody knows you did them so well. So just never tired of being nice.

Doing the Right Thing When No one is Looking is Called Integrity-

Actually, integrity means doing the right thing even when nobody’s watching. It’s like having a moral compass that guides you to make good choices, whether it’s in your personal life or successful business practice. When you stick to doing what’s right, it shows others that they can trust you.

You know, in these tricky times, being honest and doing the right thing shines like fireworks—it’s pretty spectacular! Integrity isn’t just about doing good when people are watching. It’s about making the best choices and going the extra mile, even when things are uncertain.

Sometimes, in the world of money stuff (you know, the investment industry), people might do things that aren’t cool. But being true to yourself, following this three-step thingy (like Aldo Leopold says), and always trying to get better—those are the real game-changers.

Remember, integrity isn’t just about big situations or fancy recognition like what David Sluss gets. It’s about doing what’s right, especially when no one’s around. People like Jon Stewart, a cool writer, know this stuff too.

Lots of companies, like Briljent, really care about integrity. They have these core values—kind of like Matt Odum and Tammy Brodzeller. Meeting cool folks like David Sluss isn’t about showing off; it’s about learning from their awesome way of making the world awesome.

Start Doing the Right Thing When No One Is Looking with 7 Steps

1) Becoming rooted like a tree to be more determined

Growing strong, like a tree, shows how being steady and tough is super important. When you’re true to yourself, doing what’s right just comes naturally. It doesn’t matter what’s going on around you or who’s watching. Having this solid base helps you make choices with confidence. So follow your heart, and stay true to what you believe in.

Because it’s the key to sticking to your principles and making big decisions based on what’s right, not just what’s easy. Imagine a situation where everyone else is doing something wrong, but you know it’s not right. With strong mindset rooted in integrity is like having a compass that always points north.

Even if everyone else goes a different way, you stay true to your values, like a strong tree in a storm. Your roots keep you steady, guiding you to make choices based on what’s right. That’s integrity at work, guiding you even when you get tough situations.

2) Accountability for action

Being accountable means doing the right stuff even when nobody’s watching. It’s about taking responsibility for what you do and not blaming others. Instead of making excuses, it’s about fixing wrong things like the strongest guiding forces with impeccable integrity. To be more accountable, know what you’re supposed to do and do it right.

Being accountable is like doing your chores even when no one asks you to. You know it’s the right thing to do, so you go ahead and get them done. If something goes haywire, you don’t wait for someone else to fix it—you jump in and make it right. That’s being accountable—doing what’s right even when it feels like nobody’s checking up on you.

3) Worshipping & praying 

Praying and worshipping help you do the right thing even when nobody’s there to see it. They’re like your secret helpers, making your beliefs stronger. When you start your day with prayers, it’s like having a quiet talk with something special. It helps you make good choices, even when nobody’s watching.

And when you pray for others, it’s your way of being kind, even if it’s just between you and your faith. It’s like doing a good deed in secret.

Write down each day what makes you grateful. That’s like keeping a list of the good stuff in life. It makes it easier to spread love and kindness to yourself and others. It’s a way of reminding yourself to do what’s right, even when no one’s looking.

4) Forsaking sins

Choosing to forsake sins is like setting a promise to yourself not to do them again. It’s about recognizing that we can all make mistakes and deciding to steer clear of them.

When we admit where we went wrong, it’s like hitting a restart button on what we believe. It’s super important for keeping our faith strong. Admitting our slip-ups helps us grow inside. It’s a way to start over by asking for forgiveness and trying our best to do good, even when nobody’s watching.

You feel like saying something mean about someone who’s not there. Deciding not to is like saying, “That’s not me.” It’s stopping you from doing wrong, even if no one knows. But later on, admitting you messed up is like hitting reset. You say, “I slipped, but I’ll do better.” It’s that push to make wrong things right, even when nobody else is watching.

5) Avoidance of Harmful Habits

If you truly want to do good things even when no one’s watching. Start by figuring out what makes you slip up and why you want to change that. Try paying more attention every day to what you’re doing and why you’re doing it. If you catch yourself doing something not so great, try to swap it out for something better. And maybe leave little notes around to remind yourself.

Remember, instant perfection is an illusion and changing habits doesn’t happen overnight. It takes time, but it’s not very hard work. So take it step by step for impeccable integrity. The sooner you start, the sooner you’ll see the good stuff happening. So, get ready to take that first step!

No need to wait for tomorrow; start right now. You’re doing great! Keep it up, stay positive. I’m here rooting for you. I hope it gets easier for you to make these positive changes.

6) Donating to a Charity

Charity is the most virtual action when you consider doing the right thing when no one is looking. Because donating to charity is a great way to do good, even when it’s just between you and your values. It’s a powerful way to make impeccable integrity and a positive impact without seeking any recognition.

You can help a charity by using your skills to support their mission. Your expertise could make a big difference in their work. So consider making monthly donations to support a cause you care about. It’s a smart way to give a little consistently and help charities through tough situations.

And don’t forget, donating items like books, toys, clothes, or pet supplies is a simple yet impactful way to support charities without straining your budget. Look for local organizations that could benefit from these donations and lend a hand to those in need.

7) Fasting for 24 hours once or twice a week

Fasting is also a great step when you are doing the right thing when no one is looking. Because being honest about fasting, even when nobody’s watching, could actually help your health. New research has found that regular fasting for 24 hours once or twice a week will improve our metabolism.

Experts also say that our body is designed to need a break from eating to rest and heal itself. Cutting down on how much time we eat in the day helps with that process. Once you’ve finished your dinner, you might as well. Fast forward to the next dinner, for example.

You can settle on breakfast or dinner, as long as fasting treatment is 24 hours. Why fast for 24 hours? One type of diet focused on weight loss combines the two: the 24-hour fast. It helps in increasing the metabolism and turning the body into a true fat burner with impeccable integrity.

Why Is It Important to Do the Right Thing When No One Is Looking?

  • Being Good Inside and Out

Think of it as being good when nobody’s looking as well as when everybody’s watching. It’s about non-negotiable things and staying true to what you think is right, even when there’s no one to give you a high-five for it.

  • Feels Good, Feels Right

Doing stuff that you know is right, even if no one knows about it, makes you feel good deep down. It’s like a secret superpower that boosts your confidence and makes you feel proud of yourself.

  • People Trust You

You know how when someone’s always honest and does the right thing, you trust them more? That’s the deal! When you’re consistent in doing good, people trust you more, which is pretty cool.

  • Avoiding Future Headaches

Sometimes, the non-negotiable wrong things we do in secret can pop up later and cause potential dilemmas. By doing the right thing always, you’re dodging those future problems like a pro.

  • Being Someone Others Look Up To

Ever notice how someone who always does the right thing inspires others? You could be that awesome role model for people around you just by doing good stuff, even when no one’s watching.

  • Getting Better at Being You

Doing the right thing secretly helps you grow. These are non-negotiable things like a workout for your character. The more you do it, the better you get at making good choices.

  • Making Relationships Stronger

Managing trust by being trustworthy and reliable, whether people see you or not, makes your relationships stronger. People know they can count on you, and that’s a big deal.

  • Leaving a Good Mark

Doing good stuff, even in secret, leaves a mark. It’s like leaving behind a legacy of being a good person, which is pretty awesome to develop personal values. So that you can visualize your highest self.

Tarannum Ali

Hey! I'm Tarannum Ali, author of Wholesomeness Theory and your friendly life coach. Ready to feel great and thrive? I'm all about nurturing your mind, improving relationships, and guiding your personal growth. Let's team up to set cool goals and start this wellness journey together.

This Post Has 3 Comments

  1. Agatha

    Wow, this post really struck a chord with me. It’s a genuine reminder to stay true to our values, especially when no one is around. Thanks for sharing such an authentic piece!

  2. Evelyn

    Such a powerful reminder to always choose integrity. This post is a gem!

  3. Henry

    This post beautifully highlights the importance of doing the right thing when no one is looking. Truly inspiring!

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