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One Word that Will Change Your Life | With Dan Britton & Jimmy Page

Positive University Podcast with Jon Gordon

Release Date: 12/09/2018

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Positive University Podcast with Jon Gordon

Welcome to Jon Gordon's Positive University Podcast. Today Jon is joined by Jade McCarthy, former sports broadcaster for ESPN. Jade is also a writer and storyteller. Jade's story is a great example of showing up, doing the work and how when you do, opportunity will find you. Loved when she said: Availability is the best ability. If you aren’t available, you’ll never have opportunities to grow. There’s a lot of great takeaways from Jade during this. Our featured resources today is our . Its one of Jon's many bestselling books but in this one Jon shares what the best do better than...

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Today Jon is joined by . When this interview was recorded Jason was preparing for the NBA draft. Since the recording he has now been drafted by the LA Clippers! It’s a really insightful look at Jason’s rise, how’s he’s overcome adversity and what drives him to success. His story is amazing and will definitely inspire you and remind you that anything is possible if you keep striving. Averaged 2 PPG in high school. Ran on the “C” team in prep school without any college offers from any level. Makes his own highlight tape and posts it on Twitter. + Offered by OU. Scores 31 points...

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Today Jon is joined by . Jamie is the daughter of legendary NC State Head Coach Jimmy Valvano. Jamie shares some of the key lessons that made her dad such a great success and what he taught her about living with intention, setting bold audacious goals, having vision for what you want to achieve, and why a team is so critical to accomplishing something great. It's a really phenomenal episode as Jamie not only her dads journey and battle with cancer but also her own. There’s so much we can learn from this. Make sure you listen all the way through. If you enjoy this, share it with a friend so...

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In this episode of the Positive University Podcast, Jon Gordon talks with Dan Britton and Jimmy Page about the power of ONE WORD and how you can use it to better your New year and become the person you are meant to be.
 
Learn more at www.getoneword.com
 
A few highlights: 
 
  • 87% of people, in some way create a New Year’s Resolution but 90% fail after the first month. 
  • One Word moves you from a To Do list to a To Be list. It helps you become who you want to be. 
  • If you want a foolproof way to be better, to become the person you are meant to be… this is for you.
  • The power of One Word is for you, your family, and your team.
  • One Word’s power is found in its simplicity.
  • How to find your One Word:
    • Look in - Unplug from the busyness and distractions. Ask yourself: What do I need? What’s in my way? What’s got to go?
    • Look up - Looking towards your creator for direction. 
    • Look out - Finding ways to live out your word. 
  • One Word is powerful alone but an even greater power is unleashed when you get a Stretch Team: A handful of people who can HELP YOU live your word. To encourage you, to bless young journey alongside you.
  • One Word is Great for Teams Too - Individuals select their own word and then come together and select a team word that unites the team.
  • Remember, when you pick your word… you’ll be put in situations to apply it. Like the old saying goes… "If you pray for patience but you don’t get patience. You get opportunities to be patient."