The World’s Worst Advice for Ambitious People

Before I say anything else, I must say THANK YOU.

The love and support you shared for me, my dad and my family was truly overwhelming. I read every comment and every note that came my way, and each one fueled me with hope and possibility.

I am so deeply appreciative of your humanity, your kindness and generosity. (If you have no idea what I’m talking about, read this.)

And, I’m happy to report that my amazing Pops is doing so much better now. We’ve been getting positive feedback from the team of docs he’s working with and I’m incredibly optimistic about the road ahead.

Now onto today’s episode. This Q&A got me super fired up. It has to do with something I’ve heard throughout my life (though thankfully not much anymore).

When you’re hungry for success, don’t let anyone feed you crap about slowing down. Click To Tweet

And anytime someone would say this two-word phrase to me, I wanted to slap them silly. Not because I didn’t think their intentions were good, but more because I didn’t feel understood as a human being.

Have a watch and learn what I believe is the world’s worst advice for ambitious people. As you’ll hear me say in the episode, I’m not talking about burning yourself out or doing anything that would negatively impact you or your relationships. We need to make that uber clear, OK?

What I am talking about is a natural and very healthy hunger many of us have to create, connect and contribute. It’s an insatiable sense of curiosity and enthusiasm for life. For doing things, making things and discovering things that spark joy.

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Feel Alive – How to Get Charged w/ Brendon Burchard

Do you ever wonder why some people approach life with total vibrancy, energy and enthusiasm and others seem tired, stressed out and struggling?

If you’ve ever found yourself in the latter category, as we all have, the key is not to beat yourself up, but rather to recognize that it’s in your power to get back on track.

This is one of the greatest gifts we have as human beings: the ability to consciously shift and shape how we feel, how we act and ultimately, the results and fulfillment we get to experience in this awesome adventure called life.

Since I was 17 years old, I’ve been an avid student of human potential. I’ve spent the better part of my life learning about tools, strategies and ideas that can help us maximize who we are, what we can accomplish and what we get to enjoy.

If you’re down on yourself, you’ll never be able to pick your business up. @BrendonBurchard Click To Tweet

That’s why I’m excited to share with you some ideas and philosophies from my friend and fellow author Brendon Burchard, author of the NY Times bestselling book The Charge.

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