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  1. astr0

    OFF-TOPIC What is the most scary moment in your life?

    Those moments seem to have a huge impact on life, would be great if everyone could learn something from other's experience too. All mine have something to do with driving as I've used to drive like a reckless idiot when I was younger. This made me value my life more We were going on 5 car...
  2. Dragan9

    INTRO+ 19 yo Dancing with fear, Call to action, Leaving Home.

    I am a 19 Year old Bosnian. I always hated the 9-5 scam. I hated the idea of selling my soul to a job that i hate. I saw life has more to offer, so when people asked me what do I want to work when i Grow up, I had no plan. I would usually give them a short answer,Doctor,Lawyer bla bla...That was...
  3. PizzaOnTheRoof

    EXECUTION 2019: Becoming Unemployable (Local Lead Gen)

    “Wealth eludes most people because they are preoccupied with events while disregarding process. Without process, there is no event.” ~ M.J. DeMarco Quick shoutout to the Unemployable Podcast. Lot's of great nuggets for freelancers and "solopreneurs" who don't know where to start. Now, as Tim...
  4. M

    INTRO 21-year-old uni grad - frozen & stuck because I fear failure

    OK, here it goes. I know I was supposed to do this 3 1/2 years ago, but better late than never. I’m a university grad, born, raised, and schooled in the hellhole known as Toronto. I majored in finance at a business school, & got a job as an accounting clerk shortly after graduation. During the...
  5. MidwestLandlord

    NOTABLE! A Room Full of Opportunity (Follow up on the darn leads!)

    I have 2 stories to share. I think it's easy to get involved in the fastlane here, and start to lose sight of how most people in the world actually are, and hopefully you can realize that it isn't actually that hard to set yourself apart from most. It really just takes some legit effort and...
  6. K

    Fear of Failure

    Hey Folks, So i've just finished re-reading MJ's awesome tome and assessing some of my prior business failures/disasters and i'm noticing some common threads. I actually sat down the other night and wrote down everything I could remember about my 3 or 4 false starts and some of it very much...
  7. andrewthomas

    Overcoming Your Fear(s) .....

    We all have to deal with fear (especially as Entrepreneurs/Marketers) ... However the fear you experience cannot stop you from becoming successful or achieving your goal(s). As Bruce Lee (and Susan Jeffers) famously said: "Feel The Fear And Do It Anyway!" Personally something I'm somewhat...
  8. Supa

    The White Carpet

    Did you ever get cold feet? Oh boy, do I feel that cursor hovering above the <- on the top-left of your browser tab, waiting impatiently for that moment that you just click on that. But wait. I'm not going to sell you some warm fleecy socks now to get rid of your cold feet during that...
  9. SteveO

    Do you get discomfort?

    How often do we find ourselves in situations where we are bothered by people in our environment? Someone asking direct questions, sprawled against you in a plane, acting incoherent or loud, pushing hard in a negotiation, making judgmental comments, or maybe just staring down their noses at...
  10. DanDaily76

    5 Ways To Be More Confident

    5 Ways To Be More Confident If you feel that you need to take yourself out of a situation where other people undermine your abilities or you just need to challenge limiting beliefs that were formed years ago, you need to work on your self confidence. Actually, self confidence refers to...
  11. Blaise84

    Do This When You Don't Feel like Executing Your Process (3 Motivational Methods)

    There are days when putting work in is the last thing I want to do. I assume we've all been there. I think this is especially prevalent during the desert of desertion phase. This is the phase MJ describes as the season when you're building a product/asset, but have little or no market feedback...
  12. Almantas

    What's the Price Tag of Fear?

    I am inspired to write this post by a talk I just had with @Andy Black. Let's go back to the future a bit. Back in 2015 I was a bubbly sales guy, working for a global recruitment agency dealing with clients and candidates in Russian, French, Spanish and Irish markets. I was talking 5 languages...
  13. cini

    EXECUTION Lead Gen. - From Action Faker to €€€ - While Getting My Shit Together

    Background: 23y/o, live with my parents, no “real job” at the moment. I am not going to lie, my situation is pretty much the same as the guy in this thread. https://www.thefastlaneforum.com/community/threads/fear-and-action-faking-in-entrepreneurship-a-19-year-olds-guide-to-askholing.74070/ I...
  14. Spicymemer45

    RANT I am a scared little Sh!%

    I am afraid of failing Which is ironic because I've already failed an innumerable amount of times. Fear that blocks me from what I want is a wall I've been breaking down in my life for the past three or four years, it's a constant battle. And I've made a lot of ground. BUT When...
  15. SteveO

    OFF-TOPIC Pity for Society

    I hope this does not come across as political or lead to any related discussion. But.... Did anyone else feel sorrow watching video and seeing pictures of the masses running away from the recent attacks? Just a few people with knives. Are we happy to have saved our own asses while the weaker...
  16. G-Man

    Don't worry, you're ALREADY a giant failure

    I don't know why I'm afraid of failure. I'm already a giant failure. There's a chance you are too. This isn't a rant, or a poor ole me, so just hear me out. I say I'm a failure because I'm already basically living my personal worst case scenario. I realized this because I'm currently re-reading...
  17. Spicymemer45

    The Lone Entrepreneur (SinisterLex's Youtube)

    Hey all I've been having a hard time in the real world with support from family, friends, etc so I've written this thread due to a simple realization: IT'S JUST YOU Our Golden Boy: @SinisterLex. Has crafted this BEAUTIFUL video, last night I had just gotten home from washing dishes in a small...

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