Season 7, Episode 1: How Vision Affects Productivity [Podcast]

Get More Motivation in Seven Easy Steps

Welcome to Season 7, Episode 1 of the This Is Your Life podcast. In this episode, Michele Cushatt and I discuss the dynamic relationship between vision and productivity.

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We all want to be more productive, right? But for what purpose? Today we discuss seven steps to help you cast a compelling vision for your life and tap the motivation you need to accomplish what matters most.

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"Failure isn't a necessary evil. In fact, it isn't evil at all. It is a necessary consequence of doing something new." —Ed Catmull

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Why Speaking Well of Your Spouse Is So Important

5 Reasons You Should Get in the Affirmation Business Today

As a leader, the health of your marriage directly affects the impact of your leadership. I have witnessed this time and time again. Being effective at work or in ministry begins by being effective at home.

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Early in our marriage, Gail and I attended a church led by a dynamic, thirty-something pastor. He was an extraordinary communicator. He was a wise and empathetic counselor. As a result, the church grew rapidly.

What if You Could Have a GPS for Your Life?

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What do you do when you’re lost? You know the feeling: You look around and things are unfamiliar. You feel uneasy. Your confidence evaporates.

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That happened to me on a hike in the Colorado Rockies a few years back. I was totally captivated by the scenery, got confused, and took the wrong path down the mountain.

When I realized I was off track, I stopped and checked my phone. Thankfully, I had a signal and could use the map to find my way back.

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How to Get Started as a Professional Speaker

7 Steps for Launching Your Business Today

Recently, my daughter Mary mentioned that she would like to begin speaking professionally. As an accomplished businesswoman and popular blogger, she was routinely on stage, but she was ready to turn pro. She asked for my help.

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As an amateur-turned-pro myself, I sat down and deconstructed how I got started. I emailed her a simple, step-by-step plan. But the more I thought about it, the more I realized it really applies to anyone who wants to get started as a professional speaker.

Set Your Life on a New Trajectory

My New Book, Living Forward, Shows You How to Get the Life You Want.

My friend Daniel Harkavy and I are pumped about our new book, Living Forward! It hits shelves in March, but we couldn’t wait to tell you all about it. To get a taste of what’s in store before it hits the stores, check out this video.

We’ve seen this process work countless times. If you’re looking for more clarity, courage, and control in your life, Living Forward will give you the perspective and you need and a proven plan you can follow.

Living Forward has already been endorsed by people like Tony Robbins, Dave Ramsey, Seth Godin, Andy Stanley, David Allen, Patrick Lencioni, Lysa TerKeurst, and fifty others. And there’s some big benefits for early adopters.

Daniel and I are giving away over $350 in bonus materials for you if you preorder Living Forward by February 29:

  • A free copy of the audiobook (worth $22)
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Living Forward offers you step-by-step process to go from where you are now to where you want to be—in your relationships, your career, your finances, your health—every area of your life that matters.

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Question: Do you experience the level of clarity, courage, and control you want in life? You can leave a comment by clicking here.

I am excited to be speaking on again at Social Media Marketing World. I will be sharing on “How to Develop and Sell Products to Your Blog Customers.”

Date: April 17, 2016—April 19, 2016
Time: TBD
Event: Social Media Marketing World
Topic: How to Develop and Sell Products to Your Blog Customers
Sponsor: Social Media Examiner
Venue: San Diego Convention Center
Location: 111 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
USA
Public: Public
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I am excited to be speaking on Living Forward at Chalene Johnson’s Smart Success Live Conference. I will be sharing a proven plan to stop drifting and start designing the life you want.

Date: March 4, 2016—March 6, 2016
Time: TBD
Event: Smart Success Live
Topic: Living Forward: Stop Drifting and Design the Life You Want
Sponsor: Team Johnson
Venue: Hyatt Regency Orange County
Location: 11999 Harbor Blvd.
Garden Grove, California 92840
USA
Public: Private

I am excited to be speaking on Living Forward at the dōTERRA Call to Action Conference. I will be sharing a proven plan to stop drifting and start designing the life you want.

Date: March 11, 2016
Time: TBD
Event: dōTERRA Call to Action Conference
Topic: Living Forward: Stop Drifting and Design the Life You Want
Sponsor: The Truman Team
Venue: The Barn at Thanksgiving Point
Location: Lehi, Utah
USA
Public: Private

I am excited to be speaking on Living Forward at the Liberty University Convocation. I will be sharing a proven plan to stop drifting and start designing the life you want.

Date: February 26, 2016
Time: 10:30-11:15 a.m.
Event: Liberty University Student Convocation
Topic: Living Forward: Stop Drifting and Design the Life You Want
Sponsor: Liberty University
Venue: Vines Center at Liberty University
(434) 592-3031
Location: 1971 University Blvd.
Lynchburg, VA 24515
USA
Public: Public
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