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“We’ve been in survival mode. It's time to get into thriving mode.” – Brian Buffini
Over the last year people everywhere have been in a funk, many without even realizing it. In this episode, a follow-up to episode 281, Brian explains how to transition from simply surviving to thriving, experiencing joy and achieving goals again. Topics discussed include: Why we have become addicted to comfort and control, why discomfort is necessary for growth and why we must reignite our spark and connect with others once more.
YOU WILL LEARN:
- What happens when you're in a funk.
- How to get your groove back.
- How to be a hit factory.
MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
Episode 281, Making Your Business and Life a Hit
Episode 272, How to Get Out of a Funk
“The Road Less Traveled,” by M. Scott Peck
Episode 267, The Power of Who – an Interview with Bob Beaudine
INSPIRATIONAL QUOTES FROM THIS EPISODE:
“The commitment is the good life, and the good life requires joy. And, when you're in limbo, you feel no sense of joy.” – Brian Buffini
“Happiness consists in activity. It is a running stream, not a stagnant pool.” – John Mason Good
“Being uncomfortable is where you grow.” – Brian Buffini
“Find out what you really want, and go pursue it. Go set some uncomfortable goals.” – Brian Buffini
“What we need to realize is that, when we set a goal, there ain't no mountain high enough.” – Brian Buffini
“Never forget the essence of your spark.” – Taylor Swift
“There's highs and lows. There's ups and downs. But it is a good life.” – Brian Buffini
Theme Music: “The Cliffs of Moher” by Brogue Wave