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info_outline Joshua Munoz from Lost to Blackbelt 01/12/2021
Joshua Munoz from Lost to Blackbelt We all have a hundred if not a thousand goals to accomplish and live up to in our lives. But what is it that attaches our strongest feelings to them? Also, how do you put your vision into action? Join Derek in this episode of the Just Pivot podcast as he interviews Joshua Munoz, his business partner at Grow Now Digital and former martial arts instructor, who shares all it took him to expand and implement his vision of becoming a successful growth mentor. Joshua’s rock-solid beliefs and a fortunate pivot of events have brought him to gain a position of commendable expertise today. Listen in for impactful words of wisdom and head an inch closer to achieving your dream lifestyle! Key Takeaways : Joshua discusses how martial arts was instrumental in building his present lifestyle. Understand the steps to execute your goals- Visualize and then Execute. Breathe in and breathe out. Joshua shares that your heart never misleads you and connecting to yourself and your feelings are important. Joshua risked his full-time job to start building on his dreams. Know the full journey today! Learn to understand where your belief system comes from and why it’s important to have clarity on your dreams. Learning is as important as working on your dreams. Joshua spent 6 hours at a stretch learning during his library visits! Time-stamps : [01:14] Learn how Joshua built his lifestyle of the present by taking charge of his life after martial arts [04:24] Joshua shares his thoughts on ‘inspiration’ [09:16] On helping people connect the dots and figure out what they want in life [13:56] How do you convert your vision into action? [21:50] Joshua shares his pivot to teaching [22:30] Joshua says that all it took him to start was one book! [25:45] His Family and their reactions upon learning about his choices [33:14] Having a mentor vs. not having one right. You lack the person and the right info! [40:33] On taking up a part-time pay [41:41] His vision to impact the leaders [42:29] How he regained the vision and clarity on his goals [44:25] Quitting his corporate American job and going broke. 2 of his credit cards were over the limit! [46:40] Joshua’s library visits and spending 6 hours a day learning! [47:09] His miracle moment on the New Year of 201747:58 the first client he got [49:05] The first money he got was 500 dollars. Learn what he did with it. [50:40] The smarter way to start your business [51:40] The big things he learned from his journey so far! [01:01:22] How Derek and Joshua started working together Quotes : “An inspiration I think leads to education or curiosity.” - Derek “Once you start learning, you realize how much you don’t know.”- Joshua “If you’re gonna get those feelings anyways, why not feel them now?”- Joshua “I just knew that my vision was more important than me temporarily eating.” - Joshua “Pivot now and get to the first step.” - Joshua “Sometimes, you’ve to hit rock bottom to realize the top is real.” - Joshua Connect with Joshua : Instagram: LinkedIn: Website: Connect with Derek: Instagram: LinkedIn: Website: