Skills & Knowledge Needed to Endure Tough Times
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You Control Your Own Actions
Marcus Aurelius said in Meditations that “the obstacle in the way, is the way.” We all want to think that we can change the world, that through enough sheer willpower we can control the actions of others and fight for the exact desired outcome we want. The truth is though, that the only real way to impact the world in any significant manner is to start with one person- yourself.
You might be worried about the action of a president or by elected officials, you might be worried about a pandemic that never seems to be ending, you might be worried about many things that are ultimately outside of your control but that’s the thing- they are outside of your control.
If you want to benefit from these obstacles that seem to be growing by the second, all you can do is engage, overcome, and adapt. From learning new skills to developing wider and sharper mindsets, you won’t just survive during dark times, you’ll thrive.
“You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.” ~Marcus Aurelius
Make This Year About Growing Your Knowledge and Skills
Over the past year, I’ve recorded almost a hundred episodes consisting of interviews with subject matter experts and leaders in their field, as well as monologues, discussing the skills, knowledge, and mindset needed to thrive in tough situations. Here is a list of the episodes that can help you chart the course of becoming a stronger, wiser, and freer person.
In the Absence of Parler
It seems to be extremely turbulent times for my old friends at Parler. Whether they are able to come back or not, it is important we leverage the power of the remaining social media sites so we can stay connected. I recently joined MeWe and Clouthub and will continue to post regular content there as I do on all the other platforms I’m still on.
Alternative apps and platforms opposing Big Tech matter more than ever, so be patient as these new platforms work out the kinks as they grow and evolve over time if you aren’t a fan of them first.
Should Senators Hawley and Cruz Be Removed From Office?
This week I spoke with Alexander Salter, a Young Voices contributor and economics professor. We discussed the aftermath of the riot in D.C. and what to do about the politicians who may have sparked it and the overall narrative regarding the 2020 election.
What Does The Future of Our Republic Look Like?
Do the brightest days shine out of darkness? What is the response conservatives should take in during the days ahead? I joined this week’s episode of The World According to Ben Stein to discuss this and other topics.
Can Your Business Survive a Digital Purge?
Businesses linked to even marginally-conservative owners are being attacked online by Cancel Culture hordes and Big Tech combined. How do small businesses engage, overcome, and adapt to not only survive but thrive in the face of difficulty? I joined the Break the Bell Podcast to discuss what businesses can do.