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#800 Find Passion in Your Daily Life

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It’s great be passionate about things that create an adrenaline rush. The problem is that those moments are fleeting. What if you could find passion in your daily life? Imagine how rewarding your life would be.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in follow your passion, Podcasts.

#793 Decide Where Not to Focus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A big part of achieving success lies in the ability to decide where not to focus. Today we discuss some things you should consider when deciding where to spend your time.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in follow your passion, Podcasts, success.

Decide What Not to Focus On

A big part of success is the ability to decide what not to focus on. This week I spent some time coaching a salesperson with 1,000 clients. While we like to think that we can service all of those clients, there are only so many hours in each day. Based on the number of average daily appointments, and the frequency of visits required to effectively cover those clients, that salesperson can only realistically serve 300-400 clients. Once you go beyond 400, the additional people impact your ability to adequately cover your 400 best opportunities. Attempting to take care of all those people can actually have a negative effect on total sales.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in follow your passion, productivity, success.

#779 Break Up the Monotony In Your Life

You never want to wake up and realize that a good chunk of your life is behind you and you have fallen into a rut by doing same things every day. Take the opportunity to break up the monotony in your life.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Achieve Success, follow your passion, Podcasts.

#778 How to Prevent a Midlife Crisis

Today we discuss how to prevent a midlife crisis. Stop waiting and start doing the things you want to do.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in accomplish more, Achieve Success, Choose who you want to be, Direct Your Life, follow your passion, Podcasts.

Prevent a Midlife Crisis

One of my favorite movies is American Beauty. Kevin Spacey plays the role of an incredibly boring husband and father with a monotonous job he hates. He wakes up one day to realize how mundane his life has become. He then proceeds to quit his job, buy a car he’s always wanted, leave his wife, and rid himself of all responsibilities.

What causes a midlife crisis? The point comes when we realize that we have more days behind than ahead. This prompts a life assessment resulting in the realization that either something is missing, or there should be more. There are ways to prevent a midlife crisis.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Achieve Success, Choose who you want to be, Direct Your Life, follow your passion.

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