“To stay successful, you have to stay hungry. Don’t cheat yourself with complacency.”
– Coach K.
The thought, ‘I can’t’ is a lie. We use it to excuse ourselves from trying.Darren Hardy
“…the FASTEST way to getting back on my feet is to find the right customer who will advertise for me (through word-of-mouth referrals).Julie Stoian
“When you are at a panic point in life, who you surround yourself with MATTERS.”Stacy Martino
“…the false thinking that any amount of reading, watching videos, browsing social media, or going through courses will get me out of my situation… the ONLY way out is for me to take action like crazy!”Dana Derricks
In the talent hotbeds I visited, the chunking takes place in three dimensions. First, the participants look at the task as a whole – as one big chunk, the mega circuit. Second, they divide it into its smallest possible chunks. Third, they play with time, slowing the action down then speeding it up, to learn the inner architecture.
“There’s no higher-leverage skill a marketer can devote time to than that of storytelling.”– Stephen Larsen
“I learned from Joe Polish that there’s no relationship between being good and getting paid, but there’s a huge relationship between being good at marketing and getting paid.”– Stephen Larsen
Why do break-through performances sometimes ignite talent booms, and sometimes not?
The answer is that talent hotbeds possess more than a single primal cue. They contain complex collections of signals – people, images, and ideas – that keep ignition going for the weeks, months, and years that skill-growing requires.
“Even in a situation of poverty, a lack of opportunity is never the issue.”
– Stephen Larsen