You live in an increasingly complex world in which you're less and less prepared for. Our public education system did not prepare you to effectively compete in this new paradigm. The superSIXX podcast is designed to help you understand your world and learn to compete at the highest levels, find happiness, and develop a game plan that will allow you to succeed.
In this episode we'll consider the important role influence plays in your life. Your level of success in life will be determined, to a great degree, by the level of influence you're able to apply. The level of influence you allow others to apply to you is also a critical consideration. Last, but not least, the level of influence you can exercise on yourself will determine whether or not you are a master of influence, or a victim of it. Influence is tightly bound to persuasion.
How many times in your life have you made a decision and taken an action that you later regretted? In hindsight it is clear to see that you were heading for disaster, but at the time, it didn't occur to you. Successful people are critical thinkers. In this episode we'll consider the importance of developing the skill of consequential thought to the point that it becomes a habit. The consequential thinking process is an important tool in the critical thinking process.
Perceptions and Reality
In this episode we'll consider the importance of using critical thinking skills when it comes to determining whether or not your perceptions are aligned with actual reality. Your perceptions mold your reality. Understanding that your perceptions are influenced by your past experiences and biases will help you to determine the accuracy of your reality. The ability to truly understand anything you experience will be vital to your success in life.
Where you are in life right now. Most of the things that have happened to you over the course of your life. These are the results of the choices you've made. Poor choices result in poor outcomes; good choices result in good outcomes. I wish it was that simple, but you and I both know there's more to the equation. Once you make a choice you must then either take an action, or refrain from taking an action. These actions and inactions constitute your behaviors.
In today's episode we'll consider the important role tribes play in our lives. Since the beginning of mankind's history, we've belonged to tribes. They were vital for support and security. While we no longer require tribal affiliation for our support and security, they are, non the less, still vitally important to success and quality of life. Learning to choose the right tribal groups to belong to will make your life easier. I
High Value or Low Value; The Choice is Yours
If you want to have powerful, long lasting success in your life, you must be, or become, a high value person. Let's begin with a definition of High Value Person: A high value person is someone who displays strong character. Character can be defined as: The foundational attributes of a person's personality. Character is a personality structure with many components. In this episode we'll explore those many personality components and contemplate why being a person of high value is a worthwhile endeavor.