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#757 Create the Story You Want for Yourself

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stop focusing on other people’s perceptions of you and create the story you want for yourself.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, overcoming limiting beliefs, Podcasts, reputation, self talk, Take Control of Your Life.

#756 You Relive Your Story Every Time You Repeat It

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you are sharing a traumatic story with other people just remember that you relive your story every time you repeat it. Perhaps it makes sense to limit the number of people you tell or the depth of detail you share.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, overcoming limiting beliefs, Podcasts, Take Control of Your Life, Uncategorized.

#755 Don’t Allow Others to Define Your Story

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You determine what you want your life to be. Don’t allow others to define your story.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, overcoming limiting beliefs, Podcasts, Take Control of Your Life.

#754 Don’t Allow Yourself to Be Defined by Your Story

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

You are far more than a combination of your past history. Don’t allow yourself to be defined by your story.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, overcoming limiting beliefs, Podcasts, Take Control of Your Life.

#753 Does Your Story Define Who You Are

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

We often see people that have had challenges in the past allow those challenges to become their story. The question becomes, does your story define who you are today? If you relinquished your story or simply moved beyond it, would it free you up to be in a better place than you are now?…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, Exceed Expectations, overcoming limiting beliefs, Podcasts, self talk, Take Control of Your Life.

Your Story

Everyone has a story. I was involved with a woman whose father verbally abused her. Her parents had a toxic relationship. They would scream at each other on a daily basis. When we had even the smallest disagreement, she would scream at me. Her excuse was that this is the way people in her family expressed themselves. She justified her actions with her “story.” Maybe you were born to parents that never understood you. They wanted different things for you than you wanted for yourself. Perhaps you had a traumatic experience in your past that influences who you are today. The culmination of your life’s experiences, especially the highly-charged ones, often become your story.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, overcoming limiting beliefs, self talk, Take Control of Your Life.

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