Ha, so recently, on one of the 85 podcasts I’ve recorded this year, the host called me a “kind of a big deal.”
That’s clearly up for debate.
But we did have a fantastic interview… Here’s all the cool stuff you’ll learn:
How to use my 5 pillars of success to achieve EXACTLY what you want in life…
5 PILLARS OF SUCCESS
1. Better planning and preparation
2. Professional accountability
3. Positive social support
4. A meaningful incentive
5. Big deadline.
Listen today to hear about his five-pillar system to increase your productivity and improve your business!
5:05 – Introducing Craig Ballantyne!
8:21 – Craig discusses how he got involved in the personal development space
9:56 – Craig’s expertise in personal discipline and how he helps others
10:41 – Craig on his decision not to swear as a personal choice
13:07 – Influences in Craig’s professional life: Michael Masterson, Mark Ford and Dan Kennedy
16:10 – The importance of role-playing sales transactions in coaching
17:50 – Craig overcame medical anxiety with his 5 pillar system of success:
19:55 – Craig reflects on his success as a weight loss coach and his personal impact on others
24:15 – The importance of reaching out for help in life and using coaches to accomplish goals
26:00 – Craig’s greatest life lesson is the power of people and not trying to do everything on your own
27:17 – Early to Rise’s core values: Never ever give up on what is important to you. However, know what it is that is important and give up the rest.
29:26 – Listen for Craig’s recommended reading list: Man’s Search for Meaning; The Art of Living
34:20 – Craig on the importance of gratitude journaling as a life-changing habit
36:20 – How to be a great speaker by being entertaining and making listeners feel good
38:00 When is the right time to get a coach?
40:50 Craig explains what drives him to do what he does as a coach and in business
That was one of the best I’ve done.
HOWEVER, if you’d rather hear me speak in person, this is my schedule…
Sept. 19th – Speaking at the Stansberry Seminar, Las Vegas (Oops, you missed it!)
Sept. 30th – 7-Figure Personal Trainer Mastermind, San Diego
Oct. 3-4th – Attending Joe Polish’s Genius Network Annual Event, Phoenix
Oct. 20th – Creating a Perfect Day Course for Ambitious.com
Oct. 21-22nd – Speaking at the East Coast Fitness Summit, Orlando, Florida
Oct. 27th – Speaking at Worldwide Financial Advisors Mastermind, San Francisco
Nov. 3rd – Speaking at GKIC Info-Summit, San Antonio
Nov. 8th – Visiting Bedros for coaching, Orange County, California
Nov. 9th – Speaking at the Heart-Core Marketing Mastermind, Los Angeles
Nov. 10th – Teaching a 1-Day Info Mastermind, Orange County
Nov. 11th – Teaching a Perfect Day Formula Small Group Session, Orange County
Dec. 2nd – Speaking at ETR’s CEO Seminar, Denver
Dec. 3rd – ETR’s 5th annual Toys for Tots Charity Drive & Christmas party, Denver
Jan 12-13th – Coaching at our $100K Info Mastermind, New Orleans
Jan. 28-Feb. 3rd – Speaking at the CIBC Financial Advisors Summit, Panama City
Feb. 4-10th – Hopefully visiting Simon Black & SovereignMan.com, Santiago, Chile
March 23-26th – Speaking at Fitness Business Summit, San Diego
April 19th – Teaching a 1-Day Mastermind with Bedros Keuilian, Toronto
May 10-11th – Coaching at our $100K Info Mastermind, San Diego
July 6-10th – Speaking at the 8th annual BlackSmith Camp in Lithuania
Yep, finally, we’re having our first Mastermind event in Canada. But that’s not until next April. If you need help before then, make sure to get to one of our other events.
See you soon,
PS – Every problem starts with you…
…How you perceive it, how you respond to it, how you communicate it, and how long you leave it unresolved. You can fix it, starting now. You have the resources and the skills to make progress. If you want to solve it, then get after it