Downloads from a Millionaire’s Mind

Millionaire Secrets – Last week I had the opportunity to attend two events with one of my most favorite coaches ever. I’ve been in Denise’s Money Bootcamp and Private Mastermind Facebook Group since 2015, and I’ve personally seen her flourish into a self-made millionaire. And by being in her group, I’ve personally been able to double my coaching business every year too. I’ve been crushing on this lady, and it was the ultimate treat to be able to attend both her 7 Figure Mindset and VIP full day in NYC last week!deniseme

Denise & Me Before Thursday’s Event

When I walked into her 7 Figure Mindset event on Thursday, I immediately noticed her and was like: “Oh my word is that her!?” And her height struck me; she’s a cool Madonna 5’5″. (Somehow she looked taller online, and I won’t lie – I’ve had limiting beliefs about my height and build before, that somehow being short and petite (I’m only 5’4″) would lead to not being able to play or produce big things in this world. I can put that one to rest now!)

My next surprise was that we were able to walk right up to her and give her a massive hug and take a picture with her (I wasn’t expecting this at all, so I was completely tongue-tied and star-struck – sorry Denise haha).

The thing I enjoy most about Denise (in-person and online) is how down to earth and real she is. What you see is what you get.

She was there, she is real, and she is just one of us! (So if you’d like to be a millionaire but believe that you’ll become a stuck-up B*** to do it you can put that fear to rest. You can stay the kind and amazing person you are!)

Ok, so I’ll stop gushing now and share a few things I learned from Denise’s Thursday night event (I’ll be sharing more insights from the VIP day in future blogs too, so stay tuned!)

    1. You’ve got to start where you’re at right now

      Everyone starts out at zero, and the only way we get to play bigger is by consistently showing up, graduating from where we’re at, learn from our failures and move on.

       2. Stay Focused

      A lot of entrepreneurs (and people in general) have Shiny Object Syndrome. Know what works in your business and life and do that, stop thinking you have to reinvent the wheel. Make sure that all your efforts lead to your signature product.

      3. Celebrate your Failures

      That’s right, instead of having a down in the dumbs reaction to failure, take it as an opportunity to celebrate that you now know what it feels like to fail, learn from it and move on to bigger and better things.

      3. Fear is normal

      If you’re waiting never to have fear about something you’d like to accomplish, you’re gonna wait a loooonnnnng time. I’m talking like until the day of your funeral. You have to learn how to work with your fear to achieve what you want. (Hint: I can help you with that – learn how by booking a complimentary coaching session with me here.)

      4. Stop playing small

      It’s our time to start playing big. If we want to change the world we have to earn more money and make sure that more money gets distributed to the good people in this world. If you were a wealthier person think of all the fantastic things, you could do with your money!

      5. You can’t do it alone

      If you’d like to accomplish more significant things in your life you have to surround yourself with the right support:
      – Join a mastermind (I have one for you to join, click here to learn more),
      – Hire a coach (Urm I’m right here, book a call with me now),
      – Outsource the “busy-work stuff (this is one of the best things I’ve done for my business.)

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      Me, Denise, My Business Coach Tara, and My Mastermind Buddy Sara

      6. It’s your time now, and the world needs you!

      Wherever you are in your life, business or career. Now is your time to step up your game and create your success!

      denise2Our VIP Day Crew of inspiring women changing the world, thanks Denise for the picture and unforgettable day! 

 

 

 

 

Fears that are keeping you stuck and how to overcome them!

Stuck? I’ve got you covered. Today we’re talking about the three fears that are keeping you from the career and life of your dreams. And I’ll also share my top tips to combat these fears head on.

 

 

In working with my career clarity clients and my ultimate career bootcampers, I’ve identified three common fears that everyone who’s going through a career transition normally experiences.

Today we’ll:

A) identify those fears
B) show you some strategies on how you can overcome those

Let’s dive right in.

The three fears:

  1. Fear of not being good enough to get the job that you want or not having the correct skill set for that particular job.
  2. Fear that what you really want to do with your life doesn’t exist.
  3. Fear that what you want to do in that profession that you’re going to be passionate about is not going to make you enough money.

These are some real and legitimate fears to have.

However, I want you to remember that whenever you are trying out something new and thinking outside of the box in your life, it will always bring up some fear in yourself.

As the author and TED speaker Elizabeth Gilbert says in her book, Big Magic, Fear is always triggered by creativity.

Having fear shows you that you’re being creative, and that you’re human and that you’re currently going through a growth phase.
How to overcome the first fear of failing or not having the correct skillset:

It’s important to know that not everything that you think is the truth. Half of your thoughts that you think on a daily basis is complete nonsense. It’s not set in stone, it’s not fact, it’s just random thoughts that you have. Having the thought “what if I fail” is just a thought as well, and it’s a negative thought at that.

80% of the things that we think on a daily basis is negative or exactly the same as what we thought yesterday.

What to do:

Shift your focus and start to thinking more positively. How do you do that?
One little trick that I often share with clients is to start playing the what if game. The what if game is a game to help you get out of catastrophe thinking. If you’re thinking what if that job doesn’t exist, what if I’m going to fail, and what if I’m not going to have the right, correct skillset to land that job, then you want to flip that and go: What if I do have the right skillset? What if that job does exist? What if I land that job? What if I know exactly who to talk to to get that job? You really flip this into a positive way, and that will shift your focus and get rid of some of that fear that you have.
How to overcome that fear of what if what I want doesn’t exist:

Here’s a new little concept that I want you to think about. If you can think it, then you can do it. It’s as Walt Disney says: “If you can dream it, then you can do it.” It’s impossible for us to have thoughts and desires if we can’t achieve them already.
How to overcome the fear of “what if I don’t make enough money in that profession:

Do your research and your homework. So often my clients will come to me and say things like, “Oh, it’s going to cost too much money,” or “Oh, I’m not going to be able to make any good salary in that industry.” Then once they do their homework, they’ll find that their assumptions were completely wrong.

This may mean that you have to think outside the box. Because in any industry there are people that are making more than enough money. You might have to get creative to increase your earning potential in certain industries.

I also advise my clients to do a budget of what their ideal life will really cost. This is extremely effective if you’ve been in a very high paying job and then think that you have to make that much money to live.

Now I’d love to hear from you.

What are some of your fears around this whole career transition journey, and how have you overcome them?

 

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Thank you for reading and I’ll see you again next time.