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The Mind's Eye Podcast delves into the psyche of the world's most genius, brilliant, motivating, and transformative humans in business... and in life.

It's not just a podcast; it's a rebellion against mediocrity, a deep dive into the minds that dare to change the world on their terms.

In these podcasts you will:

✅ Uncover the unfiltered truth behind their successes...
✅ Learn from those who defy conventions...
✅ Strategies to revolutionize your world impact...
✅ Hear the stories others shy away from...
✅ Empowerment to forge your unique path...

...and more.

The Mind's Eye Podcast: delve into the psyche of genius, brilliant, & motivating humans with heart‪.‬ Fred Smith

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The Mind's Eye Podcast delves into the psyche of the world's most genius, brilliant, motivating, and transformative humans in business... and in life.

It's not just a podcast; it's a rebellion against mediocrity, a deep dive into the minds that dare to change the world on their terms.

In these podcasts you will:

✅ Uncover the unfiltered truth behind their successes...
✅ Learn from those who defy conventions...
✅ Strategies to revolutionize your world impact...
✅ Hear the stories others shy away from...
✅ Empowerment to forge your unique path...

...and more.

    What is global U.S. dedollarization? 🤔

    What is global U.S. dedollarization? 🤔

    In a world where the US dollar has been the dominant global currency for decades, there are growing concerns about the risks associated with this dependency on a single currency.

     

    Dedollarization is the process of reducing reliance on the US dollar, and it has become a hotly debated topic in recent years. In this blog post, we will explore what dedollarization means, why it matters, and what implications it may have for the global economy.

     

    What is dedollarization?

    Dedollarization refers to the process of reducing or eliminating the use of the US dollar in international transactions, trade, and financial investments. This can include diversifying foreign reserves, holding other currencies, or even creating new reserve currencies.

     

    Dedollarization is not a new concept, as several countries have been reducing their reliance on the US dollar in recent years. Russia and China, for example, have been leading the charge towards dedollarization, as they seek to reduce their exposure to US sanctions and reduce currency risks.

     

    Why does dedollarization matter?

    The dominant role of the US dollar in global trade and finance brings several advantages to the US economy, such as lower borrowing costs and wider acceptance of US financial and monetary policies.

     

    However, the risks of this dependence on the dollar are becoming increasingly apparent. Any disruptions in the US economy can have ripple effects on the global economy, as we saw during the 2008 financial crisis. Moreover, the use of the US dollar for international trade has led to a global shortage of dollars, which can have negative consequences for countries with limited access to dollar funding.

     

    Implications of dedollarization

    The shift away from the US dollar towards other currencies or precious metals could have significant implications for the global economy. First, dedollarization could lower demand for US Treasury bonds and other dollar-denominated assets, leading to higher borrowing costs for the US government.

     

    Second, dedollarization could lead to greater currency volatility and uncertainty, as the dollar loses its dominant role in international trade and finance. Third, dedollarization could lead to more regionalization of trade and finance, with countries trading more with their neighbors and creating regional currencies that bypass the US dollar.

     

    Challenges of dedollarization

    Despite the growing momentum towards dedollarization, there are several challenges that countries face in reducing their reliance on the US dollar. First, many of the world's commodities are priced in US dollars, making it difficult for countries to trade without using the dollar.

     

    Second, the US dollar still remains the most liquid and widely accepted currency in the world, making it hard to replace. Third, creating new reserve currencies or diversifying reserves can be costly and time-consuming for countries, especially those with limited resources.

     

     

    Conclusion

    The rise of dedollarization reflects a growing sense of unease about the risks associated with the dominance of the US dollar in global trade and finance. While the shift away from the dollar may take time and face several challenges, it is a trend that is unlikely to reverse anytime soon.

     

    Dedollarization could have significant implications for the global economy, including higher borrowing costs for the US government, greater currency volatility, and more regionalization of trade and finance. However, the benefits of reducing dependence on the US dollar may outweigh these costs, as countries seek to reduce exposure to US sanctions and reduce currency risks.


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    • 38 min
    Smart Goals are Gold. Here's How... 🚀

    Smart Goals are Gold. Here's How... 🚀

    Hello and welcome to Smart Goals: Genius Impact with Fred Smith. Today, we are going to talk about the importance of setting smart goals and how they can help you achieve success in your personal and professional life.

    Smart goals are specific, measurable, achievable, relevant, and time-bound. This acronym makes it easy to remember the five key elements of a successful goal. Setting smart goals is essential for anyone who wants to achieve their objectives and improve their productivity.

    In this podcast, we will discuss why smart goals are so important, provide some examples of smart goals, and share a smart goals template to help you get started.



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    • 25 min
    Make Life Great Again.

    Make Life Great Again.

    If you had a magic wand and could go back to certain parts of your life when you were at your best, how could you re-examine certain parts of it to pivot into your future self? This line of thinking seems abstract to some; but what if you remembered you were always great and perfect, to begin with?  How much of failure translates into our personality?  How does failure define our roles? Does it define our roles? Let's explore another angle of failure in relation to the current status quo of how failure is defined. These are the same emotions that drive our audience's core essence of decision-making on some levels and on certain lanes. That's why it's important to understand transformational pain.


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    • 13 min
    How To Become Limitless.

    How To Become Limitless.

    There’s more reasons to fail than there are to succeed. What does it take to beat the odds and live like the top 1% of the planet’s megacreators? We’ll, wonder no more. After traveling this Earth since 1989, I’m pushing all in on how to walk your chosen path in life, starting now.

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    • 17 min
    It's Time To Decode The Matrix. Seriously Here To Serve The World.

    It's Time To Decode The Matrix. Seriously Here To Serve The World.

    Y'all know me.  Always keeping it 100. But there are more.  A whole lot more. In this interview, I go over The Clarity Group dynamics with the amazing Mariah Jean.


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    • 15 min
    It Was All A Dream: Are You Coming To My Graduation At Petco Park In June?

    It Was All A Dream: Are You Coming To My Graduation At Petco Park In June?

    You've been working hard, but you're not seeing the results that you want. 



    It can be tough to stay motivated when things aren't going your way. You feel like you're putting in all this effort and not getting anything back.



    Shark Tank Contestant Brian Archambo and I talk about our experiences going through Billy Gene is Marketing's Certified Advertising Geneius Academy together... and one of the confirmed speakers at our graduation.  It's dope, and the Moist Marketing Podcast is here to help. We provide weekly episodes with actionable marketing tips, advice from industry experts, and interviews with business owners who have been where you are now. Our goal is to help you achieve your goals and reach your dreams. If you want to come to my graduation click the link now to learn more: https://www.upgradeyourgeneius.com and tell them Fred and Brian sent you.  See you in June!


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    • 13 min

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