Legends & Losers - Raging Against Business BS Since 2017
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Legends and Losers (TM) is the show for people who want to create, design and dominate – in their lives, their business and in the world. Hosted by 3-time CMO, category designer, and “Play Bigger” Co-Author Christopher Lochhead...AND Colin Vincent, TedX speaker, master photographer and co-founder of Equity Directory. Strap yourself in. It's time for Legends and Losers (TM).
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097: Mark Divine on Thugs vs Warriors & Building a Sheepdog Mentality
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Today’s business environment is a lot like the battlefield. It’s volatile, uncertain, complex, and it requires agility. What are the mindsets, disciplines, practices and actions that a warrior and business leader should have so they are able to dominate and be in control? Why is it so powerful to have the ability to control your arousal response and have a daily imperative to develop yourself? What is the next domain of leadership development? On this episode, Mark Divine is back to give us deep insights on the warrior discipline of physical, mental and emotional control.
A warrior is someone who took a great amount of time and energy to master themselves at a physical, mental, emotional and even at a spiritual level. -Mark Divine
Do box breathing for 20 minutes a day. 5 minutes will make an impact but 20 minutes will transform you.
If you’re not in physiological control of your body, you’re never going to be in psychological control of your mind.
Self-mastery is working to unlock your highest potential through warrior discipline.
At the start of the show, Mark talked about the different kinds of warriors we have in the world, and he gave a more clarified and rarified concept of the warrior. Next, he talked about why a warrior’s skills with weapons are secondary to self-mastery, and why the new structures of business and developments like the internet have made the landscape more like a battlefield. We also talked about the sheepdog mentality and why it’s so important, and the skills and practices you have to master in order to thrive on the battlefield. Towards the end, we talked about how Jeff Bezos has merged philanthropy with entrepreneurship and venture capitalism.
We also spoke about:
The ramifications of not being a category designer
Why not taking care of your body affects your brain
How to channel your anger into determination
How self mastery helps you overcome your biases and monkey mind
How to master your breath
Business leadership today looks a lot like warriorship. You have to have a refined mind to be mentally and emotionally in control in this environment. It’s about being able to lead effectively in in complex and dangerous situations, and ultimately it’s about mastery of the self, in service to something higher. The brain is the body, and if the body isn’t functioning properly, your
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