The Lion's Den For Business Men
About This Show
Robert Mallon and Bill Watkins are two successful entrepreneurs who are on a quest to give “Lions,” entrepreneurial men between the ages of 30-49, the tools to avoid the blind spots that could possibly lead to divorce papers, challenges with their children, major health wake-up calls or a business that falters.
In this show they interview highly successful “Rusty Lions,” entrepreneurial men who are 50+ years in age with a solid track record of success in business and life. In these interviews, you’ll find proven strategies and wisdom so that you work smarter, not harder. The benefit? You have more time, break free from your blind spots, and find more freedom by accessing a better set of tools. You can then achieve business success while optimizing your relationships, health, and significance. In short you build an extraordinary life!
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144: How to Find Inspiration Instead of Desperation
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How to find inspiration instead of desperation When inspiration strikes, don’t strike inspiration down. That statement sums up this episode. When you’re inspired and don’t act on it, life will force you to change in ways far less – well – inspiring. This episode is all about how to find inspiration before it feels absolutely necessary to change. That, of course, is when desperation creeps in. Every man hits plateau points in his life. Times where, like a lion, you’ve caught your prey and can focus on feasting and rest. But real hunters know they should keep hunting, that eventually they’ll need to start climbing again. The question is whether you’ll do it because you’re inspired… or desperate. “Inspiration is harder to find than desperation, but you should desperately seek inspiration.” Via @RustyLionAcad (Tweet this!) It’s OK to plateau, Lions, but it’s not OK to plateau indefinitely. The problems in your life will always far outnumber the perceived comfort you think you’ll feel by limiting your growth. Click play in the player below to learn how to find inspiration – before desperation sets in. Listen to this episode to learn how to find inspiration without turning to desperate measures and more: Why good enough isn’t good enough. The stages of skill acquisition. Why you plateau, and how to rise above. Why losses are psychologically more powerful than wins. My crazy decision to leave a profitable career. The one action I took to move beyond a plateau. The secret to finding real joy in life. How to overcome fear and accept inspiration. Four questions to ask at a fork in the road of your life. Do this next to learn how to find inspiration: If you’ve ever looked at a successful person and thought “That guy is lucky to be where he’s at,” then know this: successful people consistently chalk their success up to luck and hard work. We know from experience that “luck” follows hard work. When you are working hard outside your comfort zone, your comfort zone expands and luck comes with it. You can learn how to be the guy that other men think of as “lucky.” We teach that skill in a free 60-minute webinar that will change th
Rated 5 out of
Excellent Interviewer and Worthwhile Material!
I was recently interviewed by Robert Mallon, and have listened to some of his podcasts. Robert does a great job drawing out the essence of his featured guest's experiences on the show, and the inspirational message from them for his listeners. With his easy going conversational style, it felt like talking with an old friend. Thank you for having me on your podcast, Robert. It was a real pleasure!
Author: The Last Places on Earth: Journeys in Our Disappearing World
Marina Del Rey, CA
Date published: 2016-04-26