269 - Take the Risk on Success with Denis Waitley
In this episode, Denis Waitley, an American motivational speaker, writer, and consultant, speaks about mindset, overcoming limiting beliefs, and making empowered decisions. Denis has spoken from the stage for over 25 years and has been inducted into the International Speakers’ Hall of Fame. Denis shares how to hack your memory so you live in the present, make things happen and take control of your life. You’ll learn why taking control of the body, continuing your education, and cultivating other healthy habits are keys to success—and you’ll hear how to build trust and expedite your growth while still enjoying the freedom entrepreneurship can provide. Listen in to discover how you can reinforce the good in your life and business—and hear how Denis used to operate and how he evolved. 00:00 - 14:00 - Mindset, limiting beliefs, Denis’ background, the paradox he received as a child, failure and success, and breaking free. 14:00 - 23:00 - Rejection, perception, imitation, the subconscious mind, long-term memory, and working memory, and how we make decisions and use affirmations. 23:00 - 35:00 - Reinforcing the good, making real-time goals, storing things in the present tense, how he treated his children differently, and taking absolute control of your life. 35:00 - 54:30 - Benchmarking, taking control of the body, freedom, how Denis used to operate, the change and unchangeable, and continued education.54:30 - 01:03:30 - Attracting clients online, learning languages, the virtual society, living in primetime, solving problems, and cultivating healthy habits. 01:03:30 - 01:17:00 - His relationship with his wife, how she kept him honest, building trust, and the importance of a coach, role model, or mentor.