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#1170 Four Powerful Ways to Nurture Success in Your Children that will also Work with Your Employees

Today’s discussion focuses on ways to nurture success in those that you can influence. The common theme is the enc0uragement of ¬†independence. The most powerful lessons are learned through experience. The more independence we have, the more individual experiences we can have.

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Posted by Joel Brookman in podcasts, Podcasts, success, Uncategorized.

#1155 The First Step to Influencing Others Is Understanding Your Audience

We’ve all been in situations where someone says something that goes against the beliefs of those listening. If the goal was to influence them, this equates to hitting the proverbial brick wall. The first step to influencing others is understanding your audience. Before you speak, take the time to understand the beliefs of those you are speaking to, especially given the polarized world that exists now. Today’s discussion will give you some ideas on how to do this effectively.

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Posted by Joel Brookman in influence people, podcasts, Podcasts, Uncategorized.

#1149 Decide Who You Want to Be and Rewrite Your Personal Narrative to Reflect It

Each of us is a reflection of our own personal self-talk. If you tell yourself that you’re not good at an activity or you that you lack certain skills because of something that happened to you earlier in life, your subconscious mind takes it as truth. We all have the ability to feed what we want to our subconscious mind. If you do it long enough you will succeed in overwriting the negative programming and replacing it with self-talk the reinforces who you would like to be.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Choose who you want to be, Direct Your Life, Direct your mind, Podcasts, podcasts, Uncategorized.

#1143 Five Ways to Generate More Joy in Your Life

There isn’t a person on the planet that wouldn’t like to have more joy. Today’s discussion focuses on the understanding and creation of long term joy in your life. We will also touch on how to increase the frequency of the short term joyous events you experience.¬†

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Posted by Joel Brookman in happiness, podcasts, Podcasts, Uncategorized.

#1129 The Benefits of Engaging with New People

As I was riding my bike this weekend I struck up a conversation with a fellow biker that lead to an amazing interaction that lasted for 2 hours. It turns out the gentleman I met was Frosty Wooldridge who has biked across the United States 14 times and has literally pedaled his bike all over the world. He’s written 8 books and is one of the most interesting people I’ve come across. I now have a new relationship with a terrific person simply because I chose to strike up a conversation with a man as we crossed paths.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in Podcasts, podcasts, relationship building, relationships, Uncategorized.

#1120 Adhering to the No A**hole Rule

Most of us spend more of our waking hours working than doing anything else in our lives. There’s nothing worse than having to work with toxic people. The solution can found by simply adhering to the no a**hole rule. Don’t hire, go to work for, or start a partnership with ¬†someone you think could be an a**hole. It’s easier to deal with up front by not hiring or doing business with them but there are some ways to deal with it after the fact.…

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Posted by Joel Brookman in eliminate negativity, love your job, negative people, Podcasts, podcasts, Uncategorized.