opportunities is to hold the belief that the universe is a place of unlimited
abundance. If you believe that
opportunities are overflowing in your life on a daily basis, you are open to
receiving all the universe has to offer.
if one person takes a big piece, there isn’t enough left for you, you will
never achieve super success.
Opportunities don’t come to you when you are living in a state of mind
dominated by fear and lack.
up from unexpected sources and in unconventional ways. I have made this a cornerstone of my
life. Incredible things have happened
for me since I have adopted the “open to anything coming into my life”
attitude. So many, in fact, that I could
write a book about all the opportunities I’ve manifested by having this
opportunity if it looks exactly the way you expected. Be specific about what you want, but not
attached to the package it shows up in or who delivers it.
yourself. By being too attached to the
outcome, you limit the true abundance available to you. I remind myself of this with the phrase, “This
or something better.” The better is
usually something totally beyond my conception.
I really wanted to be a part of very much.
There were hundreds of people trying to get one of ten openings. After an initial phone interview, I filled
out a lengthy application and waited to hear from the approval committee.
When I heard back from them that I was accepted, I was
shocked and surprised to find it wasn’t for the primary project I was working
on, it was for something on the application I hadn’t even given a second
thought to. I was just answering all the
in the marketplace now and they want me to develop a product around it. This knowledge is so natural to me, it’s like
breathing. I would have never imagined
it could make me a multi-millionaire!
great service to people, not to mention the opportunity to make a fortune, if I
was so focused on my current project I wasn’t open to looking in another
unexpected opportunities that may show up looking a little or a lot different
than I had expected. I said I would be
more than willing to take my current product and reposition it for another
market. I wasn’t attached to the
opportunity like this says no because they’re so invested in what their
opportunity is going to look like that they convince themselves this isn’t it.
These are the same people who sit around wondering why they have such bad luck
that things just don’t happen for them!
to the outcome. This example also brings
to light the fact that many times you don’t see your own special talents as
clearly as others do because to you they are just a part of who you are. You r mentors see more in you than you see in
life they were meant to live, what do you think their answer would be? Yes, of course! Are you living the life you are meant to? What would you be doing differently if you
knew you only had one year to live? Why
aren’t you already doing it? What are
you waiting for?
effective networking and mastermind groups.
Networking groups exist in nearly every city. If you live somewhere that you can’t find
one, that’s no excuse for not networking.
Start your own group! Then you
have the luxury of picking all the members personally.
Action Step Create a Mastermind Group
individuals with similar goals and values to yours. Ultimately, you want to mastermind with
people that are already where you want to be.
It’s not necessary that you have members in the same industry.
challenges you want help with, you will be amazed at the resources you’ll find
in a good mastermind group. You’ve now
created a network of all of the member’s spheres of influence as well, not just
the people in your group.
tool. I can’t say enough about the value
of taking time each day to visualize your life the way you want it to be.
more powerful answers. The best question
I can ask you to help you get the opportunities you want is, “If I was an all
powerful being in your field and I could solve any 3 problems for you, what
would they be?
author and my mentor. If you find
yourself responding with, “I don’t know”, my next question to you is, “I know
you don’t know, but if you did know, what would it be?” Use the answers you come up with to create a
powerful statement of what you are currently working to achieve.
Action Step Visualize Your Dream Life
did in Secret #4. Close your eyes and
take a deep breath. Take yourself to the
dream life you are living 5 years from now.
What does your dream life look like?
yourself in those five years have taken you.
Experience fully what those opportunities have manifested in your
life. Look around you now and see the
material manifestation of your success.
What things have you surrounded yourself with?
equipment? Have you taken vacations to
exotic places? Are you wearing expensive
clothes and jewelry? Do you collect
original art? What are you doing with
your money now?
last five years to get you to the pinnacle of super success you are at
now. How do you feel about
yourself? Are you proud of yourself for
what you have accomplished?
you have become? What have these
opportunities allowed you to contribute to the world and the people who are
important to you?
because of the opportunities you created for yourself. Where do you go from here? Spend a few minutes in the middle of all your
accomplishments planning your next opportunity.