The Mind Becomes What the Mind is Fed and Learning How to Block Out Negativity (Part 2) – Hour 1

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Have you ever struggled with sustaining your motivation and being intentional with how you use your time? Clay Clark and Charles Colaw break down the importance being intentional of what you are feeding your mind in today’s business coach podcast.

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CONCEPT #1 – Be Intentional About What You Put Into Your Head

NOTABLE QUOTABLE – “The mind finally comes to take on the nature of the influences which dominate it. Understand this truth, and you will know why it is essential for you to encourage the positive emotions as dominating forces of your mind and discourage and eliminate negative emotions.” – Napoleon Hill (Page 70 of the 1945 Edition of Think and Grow Rich)

Action Steps – Be Intentional About the Following Aspects of Your Life

  1. People
  2. Music
  3. Audio
  4. Visuals
  5. Geography
  7. Smells

CONCEPT #2 – You Must Believe It Before You Can Achieve It

NOTABLE QUOTABLE – “Faith is the starting point of all accumulation of riches.” – Napoleon Hill (Page 70 of the 1945 Edition of Think and Grow Rich)

Action Steps – You must find a problem that the world is willing to pay you to solve. Then you must learn to solve that problem more efficiently and with a spirit of excellence that the world has NEVER scene. Solving this problem must become your magnificent obsession.

MYSTIC STATISTIC – 70% Of Your Employees Hate Their Jobs


CONCEPT #3 – You Will Become What You Allow Into Your Life

NOTABLE QUOTABLE – “Every man is what he is, because of the DOMINATING THOUGHTS which he permits (chooses by default) to occupy his mind.”  – Napoleon Hill (Page 70 of the 1945 Edition of Think and Grow Rich)

NOTABLE QUOTABLE – “Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.” – Proverbs 13:20 –

DEFINITION MAGICIAN – Motivation – the reason or reasons one has for acting or behaving in a particular way. The general desire or willingness of someone to do something.

DEFINITION MAGICIAN – Vocation – A strong feeling of suitability for a particular career or occupation. A person’s employment or main occupation, especially regarded as particularly worthy and requiring great dedication.

Practical Application – Write Down 5 Successful People That You Want to Spend More Time With This Year (You Will Become the Average of the 5 People That You Spend the Most Time With)

  1. Faith (Their normal will become your normal)
  2. Family (Their normal will become your normal)
  3. Finances (Their normal will become your normal)
  4. Fitness (Their normal will become your normal)
  5. Friendship (Their normal will become your normal)
  6. Fun (Their normal will become your normal)

CONCEPT #4 – You Will Attract What You Think About

NOTABLE QUOTABLE – “Thoughts that are mixed with any of the feelings of emotions constitute a “Magnetic” force which attracts, from the vibrations of the ether, other similar or related thoughts. A thought thus “magnetized” with emotion may be compared to a seed which, when planted in fertile soil, germinates, grows and multiplies itself over and over again, until what which was originally one small seed becomes countless millions of seeds of the same brand.” – Napoleon Hill (Page 72 of the 1945 Edition of Think and Grow Rich)


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