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TML215: When New Year Goals Sound Like A Closeout Sale with Kingsley Grant

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Helping You Quickly Craft Your Dream Into Reality One Show At A Time facebook twitter google+ linkedin Have you seen how a business that is closing down displays mega signs on their building stating how they are slashing prices and offering huge discounts under the heading “Closeout Sale – Everything must go?” Have you noticed how the percentagekeeps getting higher and higher the closer it gets to the closing date? When I do, I’m thinking if this is really so as far as the price is concerned. Do they mark up the price and have you think you are getting a […]

TML209 Make Changes When Necessary with Kingsley Grant

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You like me know this: we need to make changes along the way if we don’t want to get stuck. We’ve got to do something different. As you know too well this saying: To keep doing the same thing over and over again expecting to get different results is called insanity. But, when it comes time to make changes that will bring us different results, something happens. We know we need to make changes but we are overcome by fear, doubts, feelings of inadequacy, just to name a few of the emotions that step in to foil our plans. Everything […]

TML208: Internal Struggles Behind The Scenes with Kingsley Grant

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Have you ever struggled with a situation for an extended period of time? Have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes in some people’s lives?

Behind the scenes struggles with Kingsley GrantI have had both experiences.

As a matter of fact, this episode takes you behind the scenes of one of my recent struggles.

I have been struggling with what to do with this podcast – The Midlife Launch.

If you listened to the last released episode, I discussed what my intentions were … to shift directions totally onto another podcast direction.

TML205: Fear Of Rejection Keeps You Stuck And What To Do About It | Maura Sweeney

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Fear of rejection is one of the most common ailments of our time when it comes to doing something outside our familiar setting. Some would call this familiar setting your comfort zone. Have you ever felt stuck because of fear of rejection? What has that fear done to you or cost you? I know it has had great impact on my life. Because of the fear of rejection, I didn’t ask girls out on a date when everything within me wanted to. Because of fear of rejection, I didn’t ask for a raise when I knew I deserved one. I […]

TML204: From Corporate Marketing To Porn Free Radio with Matt Dobschuetz

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Being porn free is a huge struggle for a large number of men and I would say for some women as well. The statistics lean towards more men struggling in this area, than it is for women. The porn industry remains one of the most lucrative of its kind simply because the demand is so great.  Pornography is an equal opportunity employer. It doesn’t discriminate. So many people have had their lives wrecked because of the lure and entrapment of pornography. Because of its widespread appeal, it has almost become an accepted part of our society and culture. In some […]

TML203: Paid Off My Mortgage In 3 Years You Can Too with Alex Barker

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Many people that I know desire to say these words: I paid off my mortgage. I know that I too long to say those words and will be saying them soon.

Alex Barker and Kingsley GrantGetting to that point is not easy. It does require discipline, commitment and setting goals. It also requires delayed gratification. This is not something that many are willing to do.

However, there has to be some changes made if the goal is to reach this major goal.

In this episode, our guest – Alex Barker – shares how he was able to accomplish this major feat in just 3 years. He also shared about creating a side-business to supplement his income and why that was so important.

TML202: Never Too Late To Create An Exit Strategy with Ellory Wells

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So many people get stuck in life because of this one phrase that paralyzes them: it’s too late. I’m so glad that I found out early enough that is was not too late to create an exit strategy from my 9-5 to doing what I truly love to do. Imagine living with that thought nagging you night and day. Whenever some thing crosses your path that makes your heart leaps because it fascinates you, immediately the joy is short-lived because of the thought of it being too late. If I had to live my life that way, I probably would […]

TML201: Make Money Doing What You Love During Midlife with P.Desmond Adams

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Is it possible to make money doing what you love? Do you know anyone who is doing that? I raise both my hands. I must say, I know a lot of people who are doing just that and I wholeheartedly believe it’s possible. When I read, hear the stories of or interact with people who are making money doing what they love, it inspires me. It shows me what is possible. In this episode, you’ll hear our guest – Desmond Adams – share his thoughts on what it takes to make money doing what you love. Not only does he […]

TML200: Making Tough Decisions That Feel Right with Kingsley Grant

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Making tough decisions is something that every leader has to do at one point or another. It’s never easy but it is necessary. Most times these decisions are made in the face of unpopular opinion. However, making tough decision cannot be based upon polls. Yes, many leaders unfortunately base their decision making on what others thing than, is it the right thing to do. After one hundred and ninety nine episodes, I have come to that fork-in-the-road where I too have to make a tough decision. In this episode, you will discover the decision I had to make. One of the […]

TML199: How Pornography Stifles Midlife Career Change And Transition

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Pornography is one of the biggest issues that stifles midlife career change and / or transition but is able to fly below the radar, rarely detected. How often do you hear a statement like this one? You might want to know if it is something that has been researched and proven. I cannot say there is that research. If you come across one, please let me know. However, as one who help people in issues pertaining to performance, I find pornography to be one that plays a significant role. It has physical, sexual, emotional, spiritual and relational consequences. What is […]