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SFS 043: John Lee Dumas on How to Build a Successful Podcast With Raving Fans - Selfish for Success: Entrepreneur | Business | Psychology | Self Esteem | Happiness | Health

2/21/2018
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John Lee Dumas is an entrepreneur and host of the wildly-popular podcast Entrepreneurs ON FIRE, awarded 'Best of iTunes', where he interviews the worlds most successful Entrepreneurs 7-days a week. With over 1900 interviews, 1.3 million monthly listens, and an annual revenue well over 7-figures, JLD, as he’s known to his fans, is just getting started on his Entrepreneurial journey. Entrepreneur on Fire was one of the first podcasts I ever listened to, and John Lee Dumas more than any other...

Duration:00:14:08

SFS 042: Being SELFISH With Your Time - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

2/19/2018
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Time is your most precious commodity as an entrepreneur. If you don't protect it, it will be devoured by unimportant activities and relationships that suck your energy and ability to build and enjoy the life you desire. Therefore it's crucial you're SELFISH with your time. The reason I chose this topic today is that I've decided to go back to doing 1 podcast episode per week instead of 3. It's been fun putting out more content, but I didn't realize how much time it would require. I decided I...

Duration:00:09:59

SFS 041: The Power of CLARITY in Your Business Purpose - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

2/16/2018
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Being rationally selfish means figuring out what you want, and then going after it to create a flourishing life. To do that effectively, you have to be CLEAR about what you want. Crystal clear. The human mind is extremely powerful and can guide you to almost anything you want. But it can only do what you tell it to do. If you give it vague, fuzzy orders, it will create vague, fuzzy directions, and your chances of getting what you want will greatly diminish or be impossible. The key to...

Duration:00:11:36

SFS 040: Jay Papasan on The ONE Thing, Reframing Fear and What Success Requires - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

2/14/2018
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Jay Papasan is a bestselling author that serves as vice president and executive editor at Keller Williams Realty International, the worlds largest real estate company. The books Jay’s helped craft have collectively sold over 8 million copies. His most recent book with Gary Keller entitled, The ONE Thing: The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results has sold over a million copies worldwide and garnered more than 300 appearances on national bestseller lists, including #1 on The...

Duration:00:39:59

SFS 039: How to Stop Beating Yourself Up - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

2/12/2018
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Self criticism is common among high achievers and those that set high standards for themselves. Entrepreneurs frequently fit into this category. Today I talk about how to stop beating yourself up while maintaining high standards and big and bold business and life goals. Episode highlights: Debunking the belief that criticizing yourself makes you better Why beating yourself up has NO positive benefits A powerful way to stop beating yourself up How to continually get better as an entrepreneur...

Duration:00:13:35

SFS 038: Grit vs Strain – Does Success Require Pushing Beyond Your Limits? - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

2/9/2018
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The idea of GRIT being an essential component of success has become popular in recent years. What is grit and does it require pushing beyond your mental and physical limits for you to succeed as an entrepreneur? Today we explore this question. The answer can make the difference between success and failure in your business. Episode highlights: Why grit is necessary for business and life success Why grit doesn't mean pushing beyond your limits The distinct difference between grit and pushing...

Duration:00:24:00

SFS 037: Building Confidence, NLP and Living a Zest-Filled Life With Sports Presenter, Podcaster & Author Tony Wrighton - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

2/7/2018
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Tony Wrighton has been a presenter on Sky Sports since 2006, and is also a personal development author and podcaster. He has three books published with Virgin Books in 12 languages and is one of the country's foremost experts on NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programming). He’s the host of the top-rated podcast Zestology, interviewing a wide range of experts in the field of health and personal development. He regularly appears as a guest on other shows talking about energy, vitality, and motivation....

Duration:00:36:24

SFS 036: Do Entrepreneurs Only Care About Making Money? - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

2/5/2018
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Do entrepreneurs only care about making money? This is what you hear everywhere. And it's why people don't trust entrepreneurs and certainly don't think of them as heroes. But is this really true? The answer to this question is vital for success as an entrepreneur, i.e., attaining not only profit, but pride, self-esteem and happiness in your business and life. Episode highlights: Why money and profit are good and moral motivations Making money is NOT the primary motivation for most...

Duration:00:22:51

SFS 035: Is Self Love Bad? - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

2/2/2018
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Is loving yourself bad? That's what an article in a popular online newspaper argues. In today's Selfish in the Wild segment, we'll explore this question and address the criticisms of self-love this article proposes. Episode highlights: How self-love (and selfishness) is attacked everywhere Loving yourself doesn't mean closing yourself off from the world Why narcissists DON'T love themselves What "loving yourself" really means Why you should be selfish with who you love Don't Miss a Thing...

Duration:00:16:14

SFS 034: Exploring Self-Confidence, Independence & Ayn Rand With Goal-Setting Pioneer Dr. Edwin Locke - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

1/31/2018
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The Association for Psychological Science has praised today's guest, Dr Edwin A. Locke, saying, "Locke is the most published organizational psychologist in the history of the field. His pioneering research has advanced and enriched our understanding of work motivation and job satisfaction. The theory that is synonymous with his name — goal-setting theory — is perhaps the most widely-respected theory in industrial-organizational psychology.” Dr. Locke is a psychologist and pioneer in...

Duration:00:42:28

SFS 033: Why Our Idea of “Selfish” is Wrong - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

1/29/2018
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The concept or idea of "selfish" that virtually everyone uses is WRONG. I explain why "selfish" (as it's usually used) is an invalid concept, and discuss what the actual meaning of selfish is. Episode highlights: How the definition of "selfish" combines two ideas that don't belong together Why taking advantage of others or doing whatever you feel is NOT selfish Why it's crucial to health and happiness to have an accurate definition of selfish The concepts you use determine how you think,...

Duration:00:14:22

SFS 032: Why I Love Entrepreneurs - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

1/26/2018
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Entrepreneurs/businesspeople are the most hated, criticized and underappreciated group in history. And I think this a grave injustice. I discuss why I love, admire and appreciate entrepreneurs so much. And it's not just the amazing things they create (although that's one reason), but much more than that. Episode highlights: How entrepreneurs hold up the world Why your life and livelihood depend on entrepreneurs Why entrepreneurs/businesspeople should be treated as heroes not villains...

Duration:00:08:23

SFS 031: Build Wealth and a Happy Life With Penny Stock Expert, Teacher & Entrepreneur Tim Sykes - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

1/24/2018
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Tim Sykes is the most famous penny stock trader in the country. He became a self-made millionaire when he took his $12,415 in Bar Mitzvah money and turned it into $1.65 million while still in college. He now teaches people how do the same thing and has more than 6,000 students in over 70 countries. Episode Highlights: Tim Sykes: "Being selfish is pursuing what you love..." How to handle fear when pursuing your dreams Why failure is good The growth benefits of traveling and seeing the world...

Duration:00:44:53

SFS 30: NEW Podcast Format – Celebrating & Liberating Entrepreneurs - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

1/22/2018
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Welcome to the new format for the Selfish for Success podcast! I announced a new format for the show a couple weeks ago, which will be 3 episodes per week (released every Monday, Wednesday & Friday). And there's a new focus: Entrepreneurs. In this episode I discuss why I'm changing the focus of the podcast. The theme is still the same (creating a life you love through rational selfishness), so if you’re not an entrepreneur don't worry, you can still benefit. The principles and tools for a...

Duration:00:23:35

SFS 029: The Art of Falling Asleep & Creating a Popular Podcast With “Sleep With Me” Host Drew Ackerman - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

1/17/2018
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Drew Ackerman, aka “Dearest Scooter," is the host of the incredibly popular podcast, Sleep With Me, where 3 times a week he tells “a lulling, droning, boring bedtime story to distract your racing mind” and put you to sleep. He has over 3,000 5-star reviews on iTunes from people with insomnia and sleep trouble who rave how Drew’s stories knock them out and how they can only get through 15 min of a 1-hour episode before dozing off. Today, we’re going to explore how Drew built such a...

Duration:00:39:20

SFS 027: What Truly Leads to Happiness & Fulfillment With Psychologist Dr. Robert Puff - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

1/3/2018
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Dr. Robert Puff is an internationally recognized clinical psychologist who brings a holistic approach to marriage and couples counseling, individual therapy, and family, teenager & child counseling. For over twenty-five years, he’s been successfully helping clients find greater peace and success in their lives and relationships by using a therapy that addresses the spiritual, emotional, nutritional, and physical aspects of the individual. He’s authored 13 books, including How to Live a...

Duration:00:39:16

SFS 026: 6 Tips for Tackling FEAR in the New Year - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

12/27/2017
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Don't Miss a Thing Get every episode automatically! Fear can stop you from living and enjoying your life. It can stop you from going after your goals and dreams. It can keep you from being the person you want to be and living the life you want. You can’t be free in your life if you’re tied down or limited by fear. Episode highlights: Why much of what people call fear is really anxiety The crucial difference between fear and anxiety How fear can be your friend Why you can't talk yourself...

Duration:00:42:33

SFS 025: Winning at Negotiation in Business and Life with Former FBI Negotiator Chris Voss - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

12/20/2017
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Don't Miss a Thing Get every episode automatically! Chris Voss is the former lead international kidnapping negotiator for the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He's the author of Never Split The Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It. Chris now trains entrepreneurs and business leaders the skill and art of negotiation in business. If you want to be successful in your career and in life, it's vital to learn how to negotiate effectively. In this interview, Chris shows you how....

Duration:00:36:59

SFS 024: How to Become FREE in Your Friendships - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

12/13/2017
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Don't Miss a Thing Get every episode automatically! Are your friendships adding to or taking away from your life? Today we delve into friendships and how to build and nurture relationships that allow you to thrive. Episode highlights: How to distinguish between healthy and unhealthy friendships Why friendships (and ALL relationships) should be 100% selfish How to improve good friendships and eliminate bad ones What the essence of a healthy friendship is How non-friends suck your time,...

Duration:00:46:26

SFS 023: Take Control of Your Income and Life With Side Hustle Nation’s Nick Loper - Selfish for Success: Happiness | Lifestyle | Career | Relationships | Health | Self Esteem

12/6/2017
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Don't Miss a Thing Get every episode automatically! Want to escape your day job, start your own business and take control of your destiny? Nick Loper is an entrepreneur, podcaster, author and chief side hustler at his extremely popular blog Side Hustle Nation, a growing community and resource for aspiring and part-time entrepreneurs. You don't have to jump off a cliff without a parachute to start and build a profitable business. Whether you're an artist, baker, coach or tech wizard, Nick...

Duration:00:33:17

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