Resist the Dogs! and the Power of Concentration
Release Date: 06/17/2022
I interviewed a longtime friend, fellow investor and client, Craig from Oregon. He is a second-generation steward of a few hundred doors he and his father built and operated for over half of a century. We discuss the foundations they've built with the agency they've experienced over the years and the benefits of these tools for giving. We get as much as we give when it comes to charity - listen in and find out how. Highlights Craig’s family involvement in his business The current size of his investment portfolio Comparison between Craig's and his parents' foundations Craig’s advice on...info_outline Living in Integrity is Vital to Agency
Agency is the ability to live life on your terms, to make your own independent and FREE decisions. That requires you to have enduring financial resources so you are not dependent on the government for entitlements... Which is where their control comes from. Enduring CF comes from your continued value through products and services to your people. If you are not acting in alignment with your real self, they will know it and be repelled. Be the real you and speak your real truths! Highlights Why people appreciate listening to Gary’s podcasts: It’s because of his integrity The unique...info_outline Wisdom - Mind Your Own Business, Seriously
A bit of a fun play on phrases, my message here is that the key to growing Agency and preserving freedom in America and the world is to focus on your life and your talents and Master them. Spend less time on the lives of others and more perfecting and sharing your craft, your business with the world. If you're a master at your craft, then you have unlimited power to the Agency, and therefore you don't need handouts and entitlements, AND the government has no power over you. Thus the incredible 250 year experiment is safe, we will remain a free people and a beacon of light for the world to...info_outline Stewardship is the Key to Agency!
Every day, most of us battle the urge to get more stuff, keep up with the Joneses, and feed the ego. If what you are deeply seeking is Agency, the ability to live a righteous life on your terms, then you Must consistently win those battles. Stewardship, not ownership or possession is the key to Agency. Highlights Who is Rabbi Daniel Lapin? The biblical parable of the talents, using it to reinforce his point about stewarding How Gary's wife comes up with a clever solution to his transport problem, enlightening him to the concept of shared economy or stewardship economy The convenience...info_outline Is There A Price Tag On Your Head?
I make a plug in this episode for mindset and focus on the Number ONE asset, YOU! The insurance companies see your value and my question is… Do you see it? And what is the number they tie to your family losing your valuable income? Listen in and find out. Highlights Talking about how insurance companies assess human life value through factors such as the neighborhood and community, analogizing it to calculating the value of a piece of real estate. Discussing the decrease in human life value as people age and how insurance companies estimate this value. Declaring that the value of a...info_outline Just Figure it Out: Gary's Journey to Agency with Jen McAllister
In this episode I read one of my favorite speeches, Teddy Roosevelt's Man in the Arena, and replay an episode of my good friend Jen McAllister's podcast where she interviews me on the challenges of my own journey to achieving and growing agency. Highlights Jen's podcast 'Just Figure It Out' and how it encourages people to start, to surround yourself with people who can help and to learn from others who have managed to figure things out Gary’s goal in life: To help individuals grow agency in their lives through financial knowledge and resources The importance of integrity in business and...info_outline 2024: Goals, Gratitude and Freedom!
I open this early 2024 episode with reflection on the 3-day goals event I attended, add observations on the vital Iowa Caucus and end with a heart-warming and incredibly well-timed letter from a client. Highlights The various goal-setting methods that Gary tried in the past and the lessons learnt Achievements and setbacks from the past year Importance of relying on oneself for success instead of perspectiveless investing The sentiment of self-reliance and self-perception as an asset Support for President Trump due to his alignment with their personal beliefs and values Analysis of lobalists...info_outline Welcome to 2024: Making It An Amazing Success!
In this short episode to start 2024, I reflect on how far we've come and what simple steps and focus we need to make this the best year ever. It is not hard, it just takes focus on the right things. Listen in and find out what those are. Highlights Recent podcast with Jen, CPA, business owner and accountant discussing business growth. Encouragement to celebrate success and use it as a platform to help others Outlook about the new year as a fresh start and the opportunity to set new goals Imploding woke and DEI movements The importance of self-evaluation and focusing on personal growth Details...info_outline End of Year Tax Moves - and Merry Christmas!
I discuss feedback from a few investment field trips I took recently and thoughts on what you can Still Do to reduce your 2023 taxes. One week isn't much, but it is enough - reach out to me if you're a client and interested in help. Gratitude is the word of the day for this Christmas message, come listen and find out why! Links and Resources from this Episode Connect with Gary Pinkerton Review, Subscribe and Share If you like what you hear please leave a review Make sure you’re subscribed to the podcast so you get the latest episodes.info_outline Huge Growth Occurs When Plans Fail, Not When They Succeed
Along with partners Paradigm Life, I took a huge leap of faith in sponsoring an event last week and it was incredible, yet it went nothing like what I'd planned and rehearsed - was that bad? Absolutely not. It wasn't my plan that was playing out. Listen in and find out what I learned in this incredible growth experience! Highlights Different stages in life where one would reject or accept the concept of greater power or fate How these perceptions can change over time The role of individuals as instruments of a higher power’s vision and intentions The significance of moments of silence and...info_outline
It is hard to make any progress if you find yourself just sitting around doing nothing, like a broken-down vehicle. To reach your goals, you need to turbocharge your ability to travel quickly to your next destination. But how can you do that?
Simple! For today’s episode, Gary discusses the practical ideas on how to turbocharge your performance while others become victims to the Dog Days of Summer. He also talks about his takeaways from the Master Key System Part 17 and the concept behind the Power of Concentration.
- As a business, what are the things that you need to make sure of when going on a trip?
- Why an in-person meeting is better than meeting another person remotely
- Who Kim Butler is
- What will keep Gary busy for the next months to come
- What Gary’s takeaways are from the Master Key System Part 17
- What true concentration is
- Where the spirit of initiative and originality develops from
- What the steps are if you want to eliminate fear, lack, and diseases
Links and Resources from this Episode
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