Part 2 Our is guest Tim Mulroy of Northwester Mutual.  So how do we get ourselves to do what we know we should do?  

Tim shares some tips and tricks to self-discipline that lead to self-motivation.  Turns out, it takes more than just you!

Tim's big idea's for this episode:

  • 2:45 Willpower Leveraging –
    •  “Make it in a way that the decision is easy to make now, but really hard to get out of”,  
    • “The people you surround youself define what you will become” 
  • 5:30 Joe talks about investing in others to invest in you.  We need others to hlep us with our own boundaries and focus. 
  • 10:20 Closed Systmes – Using external influences for accountability.  “Every single one of us has an emotional home inside the box”
  • 11:40 The 80/20 Priniciple – “If we do what comes natural, we are in the 80%” , “Only three things happen naturally in organizations: friction, confusion and underperformance. Everything else requires leadership.” Peter Drucker
  • 13:50 Two parts to our brain:
    • The Dumb Part – The Limbic Brain – Fight or Flight. “Thore is really strong and really dumb”
    • The Smart Part – The Wise Owl – Considering what is necessary for best long term results.

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