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Morning Mindset with Paul G. Markel

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A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom from Paul Markel: Professional Educator and Trainer, Amazon Best-Selling Author, United States Marine, Television and Radio Host. Each episode will focus on positive and productive ways to strengthen your mindset to help you improve your relationships, career goals, and overall well-being. This podcast is a Think On! Production

A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom from Paul Markel: Professional Educator and Trainer, Amazon Best-Selling Author, United States Marine, Television and Radio Host. Each episode will focus on positive and productive ways to strengthen your mindset to help you improve your relationships, career goals, and overall well-being. This podcast is a Think On! Production
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A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom from Paul Markel: Professional Educator and Trainer, Amazon Best-Selling Author, United States Marine, Television and Radio Host. Each episode will focus on positive and productive ways to strengthen your mindset to help you improve your relationships, career goals, and overall well-being. This podcast is a Think On! Production

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Episodes

MM044 - Let Success Sneak Up on You

3/15/2018
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Focus first on the mission and performing to the highest standard. If you can do that, success will sneak up on you. You don’t have to chase success, drive for it, just do whatever it is to the best of your ability and success will come naturally, sometimes if you don’t even expect it. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator & trainer, Amazon best selling author,...

Duration:00:08:00

MM043 - Motivation; Finding it and Keeping it

3/14/2018
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It is easier to get motivated if you take the time to get started, getting started requires discipline, and discipline is determined by your motivation. You can motivate yourself if you have no discipline, and vice versa. If you see someone with no drive, no motivation, it’s likely that they have no discipline either. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator &...

Duration:00:09:06

MM042 - Punctuality

3/13/2018
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As we continue with Morning Mindset this week I’m going to discuss a topic that actually was in the show notes for later on, but I decided to move it up because this is the week, well, this is the week that we sprang forward, that we changed the clocks. Every year, like clockwork, you can set your calendar to it... every single year when we spring forward, when we go to daylight savings time, what happens? People complain about it for a couple of days, and then we stop talking about it...

Duration:00:11:12

MM041 - Get Some Dead Tree, Exercise Your Brain

3/12/2018
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Despite all of the shiny electronic gadgetry that constantly screams for our attention, you need to pick up an book, a genuine dead tree version, and read. Amazon.com has over 3.4 million book titles available for purchase. According to Jim Morrison’s teachers, the late singer of The Doors even at a relatively young age, was a voracious reader. The band name was take from an Aldous Huxley novel, The Doors of Perception. Reading is not just for students, reading is for teachers,...

Duration:00:09:48

MM040 - To Do Something or To Be Someone

3/9/2018
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Colonel John Boyd, an Air Force Fighter pilot who was never defeated in a dogfight, was also a master tactician and student of modern warfare. Boyd used to tell junior officers that in every man’s life he will come to a point where he must make the choice to be someone or to do something. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator & trainer, Amazon best selling...

Duration:00:15:25

MM039 - Grab it by the Nose

3/8/2018
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General George Patton, when referring to confronting the enemy told his troops that “We are going to grab them by the nose, and kick them in the pants.” That same concept can be translated to daily problems. Patton often irritated his peer and superiors by saying what was on his mind, forcefully, and not simply going along to get along. He was never afraid to tell the Emperor that he was naked. (Apologies for the little bit of Static) Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop...

Duration:00:11:21

MM038 - Who is your Relief Valve?

3/7/2018
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Who is your Relief Valve? A relief valve allows excess or dangerous pressure to be “bled off” or vented before the pressure becomes too great and catastrophic failure occurs. Everyone needs a person who acts as their relief valve. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator & trainer, Amazon best selling author, United States Marine, Television and Radio host, Paul G....

Duration:00:10:55

MM037 - Maintaining the Habit

3/6/2018
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Maintaining the Habit. Humans are creatures of habit. That is not a mystery. When it comes to developing good or positive habits often we allow the great to be the enemy of the good. My coach, Matt Reynolds, recently discussed Optimal versus Real life. Regarding strength training, it is better to do something physical, rather than simply to do nothing at all because the conditions are not perfect. The important thing is to maintain the good habit. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫...

Duration:00:11:36

MM036 - Quiet Time is Meditation

3/5/2018
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Quiet Time is Meditation Not all meditation has to be that of the eastern philosophical kinds. You do not need to sit cross-legged on a bamboo mat to enjoy and appreciate meditation. Meditation is about give you mind a break, a deliberate and purposeful break. Mental rest is essential for clarity and continued productivity. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator...

Duration:00:08:40

MM035 - Give them a Lagniappe

3/2/2018
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Give them a lagniappe, that little something extra. You might have also heard the phrase “give them the pickle”. Let’s talk about the benefits of give people just a bit more than they expected or paid for. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator & trainer, Amazon best selling author, United States Marine, Television and Radio host, Paul G. Markel. Each episode will...

Duration:00:07:43

MM034 - Don't Cut Corners

3/1/2018
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Don’t Cut Corners, Dave’s Way. Why are Wendy’s hamburger patties square? Because, according to Dave Thomas the founder, “we don’t cut corners”. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator & trainer, Amazon best selling author, United States Marine, Television and Radio host, Paul G. Markel. Each episode will focus on positive and productive ways to strengthen your...

Duration:00:10:10

MM033 - Earning the Reward

2/28/2018
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Earning the Reward. Hot cocoa on a cold winter day. Cold beer on hot day. We understood this concept as children but far too many have lost the understanding of earning the reward. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator & trainer, Amazon best selling author, United States Marine, Television and Radio host, Paul G. Markel. Each episode will focus on positive and...

Duration:00:10:53

MM032 - Don't Tell Me, Show Me

2/27/2018
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Don’t tell me, Show me. Too many people spend far too much time telling you what they are going do or want to do, while at the same time too little time actually doing that thing. In beautiful tourist areas, people say they want to move there, but few ever do it. People complain that a situation is wrong, but they don’t ever take steps to make that situation right. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical...

Duration:00:11:33

MM031 - Endurance

2/26/2018
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Endurance is the mental and physical stamina that is measured by your ability to withstand pain, fatigue, stress, and hardship. For example, enduring pain during a conditioning march in order to improve stamina is crucial in the development of leadership. Develop your endurance by engaging in physical training that will strengthen your body. Finish every task to the best of your ability by forcing yourself to continue when you are physically tired and your mind is sluggish. Episode...

Duration:00:11:49

MM030 - Loyalty

2/23/2018
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Loyalty means that you are devoted to your country, the Corps, and to your seniors, peers, and subordinates. The motto of our Corps is Semper Fidelis!, (Always Faithful). You owe unwavering loyalty up and down the chain of command, to seniors, subordinates, and peers. To improve your loyalty you should show your loyalty by never discussing the problems of the Marine Corps or your unit with outsiders. Never talk about seniors unfavorably in front of your subordinates. Once a decision is...

Duration:00:10:47

MM029 - Knowledge

2/22/2018
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Knowledge is the understanding of a science or art. Knowledge means that you have acquired information and that you understand people. Your knowledge should be broad, and in addition to knowing your job, you should know your unit's policies and keep up with current events. Increase your knowledge by remaining alert. Listen, observe, and find out about things you don't understand. Study field manuals and other military literature. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil...

Duration:00:10:10

MM028 - Courage

2/21/2018
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Courage is what allows you to remain calm while recognizing fear. Moral courage means having the inner strength to stand up for what is right and to accept blame when something is your fault. Physical courage means that you can continue to function effectively when there is physical danger present. You can begin to control fear by practicing self-discipline and calmness. If you fear doing certain things required in your daily life, force yourself to do them until you can control your...

Duration:00:12:02

MM027 - Unselfishness

2/20/2018
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Unselfishness means that you avoid making yourself comfortable at the expense of others. Be considerate of others. Give credit to those who deserve it. Avoid using your position or rank for personal gain, safety, or pleasure at the expense of others. Be considerate of others. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator & trainer, Amazon best selling author, United...

Duration:00:11:14

MM026 - Bearing

2/19/2018
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Bearing is the way you conduct and carry yourself. Your manner should reflect alertness, competence, confidence, and control. To develop bearing, you should hold yourself to the highest standards of personal conduct. Never be content with meeting only the minimum requirements. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator & trainer, Amazon best selling author, United...

Duration:00:11:01

MM025 - Enthusiasm

2/16/2018
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Enthusiasm is defined as a sincere interest and exuberance in the performance of your duties. If you are enthusiastic, you are optimistic, cheerful, and willing to accept the challenges. Understanding and belief in your mission will add to your enthusiasm for your job. Try to understand why even uninteresting jobs must be done. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional...

Duration:00:09:51