People in the motivation & success industry – and people in general – are obsessed about “significance." Doing “significant” things. Living a “significant” life. This sounds noble...and it is. But there’s also a dark side to it. The search...the obsession...for significance can be problematic. That's what we talk about & we share some things for you to think about...to make sure your pursuit of significance is noble & authentic & not really some self-centered, egotistical thing.
00:15 – Andy’s introduction to today’s show
03:30 – Who Andy genuinely appreciates in the success industry
04:45 – Why "inner peace" isn't "the new success"
06:15 – Andy's opinions on selling information products
09:00 – The problem with associating your self-worth with your significance
09:50 – Why you'll never achieve significance just by pursuing it
12:00 – What you really need to do in order to be significant
12:55 – Why it's OK to want recognition for what you're doing
14:30 – Why Andy doesn't really care about the recognition he gets
17:15 – One of the biggest mistakes being made on social media right now
17:45 – How Andy measures significance in 2018 and why it's different than recognition
21:00 – Why the path to recognition is long and begins now
22:30 – How developing your own authentic self is a key to being successful in life
24:45 – Why your significance is validated by the impact you make and the legacy it leaves
27:00 – How living a good life means doing the right things and treating people well in real life, not social media
28:10 – Why you should only worry about the decisions you can control
30:00 – How a clean conscience is vital to living your best life
33:00 – Why significance will always trump recognition
33:30 – How you can start building influence today, regardless of your position
35:00 – Why significance is a habit you can cultivate
So many of you are good people who genuinely want to kill it in your business & life, but a ton of the advice you are getting on the internet...on Instagram & YouTube & on all the podcasts by the success gurus & "business coaches"...well, it's f*cking terrible & really counterproductive to your success. There are three pieces of advice in particular that are the worst. In this episode, I tell you what they are & actually provide the right advice, so you can make the impact & money you really want to make.