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From Homeless to Millionaire - 3 Success Lessons from Chris Gardner


Description: * Join my BELIEVE newsletter: http://www.evancarmichael.com/newsletter/ My name is Evan Carmichael and I believe that the fastest and most effective way to build a business is to model the strategies of people who have already done what you're trying to do. I call it Modeling the Masters. Today we're going to look at how a high school dropout and homeless man would go from living on the streets and bathing in public restrooms to building one of the most successful stock brokerage firms in America. This is the story of multi-millionaire Chris Gardner and the top 3 lessons that you can learn from his success. "Find something that you love. Something that gets you so excited you can't wait to get out of bed in the morning. Forget about money. Be happy." - Chris Gardner Chris Gardner (born on February 9, 1954) was the only son of 12 children that was being raised by a single mother. His single mother was trained as a schoolteacher, but wound up taking on numerous part-time jobs in order to provide for her family. Gardner and his siblings were transferred back and forth between relatives and foster homes. His mother had been imprisoned twice; once, for allegedly receiving welfare while working, and the second time for attempting to burn down the house of Gardner's abusive stepfather. Gardner's prospects were narrow coming from an environment such as this. While on a sales call, Gardner met a man who was impeccably dressed and drove a red Ferrari. As fate would have it, the driver of the Ferrari was a stockbroker. When Gardner heard that the man was earning over $80,000 a month, he decided that his future lied in investments. He had no education, no experience, and no connections, but that was not about to stop Gardner from achieving his new dream. Once he had decided to become a stockbroker, Gardner immediately set out to find an investment firm that would give him a chance. In one brokerage firm, Gardner finally found a manager of a training program who was willing to give him a shot. However, when Gardner showed up for his first day of work, the manager who had hired him had been fired and no one else had ever heard of Gardner or his new position. He left with his hopes disappointed. Action Item #1: Get Excited About Something Action Item #2: Be the Best You Can Be Action Item #3: Remember Your Roots Quotes "Baby steps count, as long as you are going forward. You add them all up, and one day you look back and you'll be surprised at where you might get to." "That's when I learned in this business, it's not a black thing, it's not a white thing, it's a green thing. If you can make me money, I don't care what color you are. So that's how I deal with that to this day." "I was Chris Gardner, father of a son who deserved better than what my daddy could do for me, son of Betty Jean Gardner who said that if I wanted to win I could win." What Do You Think? Do you get excited about going to work? Are you working to be the best you can at your profession? Do you remember where you came from and give back? Tell me what you think by leaving a message below. ENGAGE * Subscribe to my channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=Modelingthemasters * Leave a comment, thumbs up the video (please!) * Suppport me: http://www.evancarmichael.com/support/ CONNECT * Twitter: https://twitter.com/evancarmichael * Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EvanCarmichaelcom * Google+: https://plus.google.com/108469771690394737405/posts * Website: http://www.evancarmichael.com EVAN * About: http://www.evancarmichael.com/about/ * Products: http://www.evancarmichael.com/zhuge/ * Coaching: http://www.evancarmichael.com/movement/ * Speaking: http://www.evancarmichael.com/speaking/ SCHEDULE * Mon - 1 Minute Mondays: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiZj-Ik9MmM2HwduoMCpvZRhd2qE22Fg- * Tues - Tech Tuesdays: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiZj-Ik9MmM3NGvdl33mEwdUdr19zti9s * Thurs - Thankful Thursdays: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiZj-Ik9MmM2Scsq-0Er3mA8U3Kqz9fiV * Fri - Famous Fridays: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiZj-Ik9MmM30QoA2ygo5RWzfQm8y7ScL * Sun - Famous Failures: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiZj-Ik9MmM2aeaKPqI5ILrNcLjbQZDob * Your Questions - Every day!

Published: Monday November 04, 2013 @ 20:47 EST
Duration: 9.83 minutes
Views: 1,322,099
Likes: 14,119
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Rating: 99.97

Chris Gardner's Top 10 Rules For Success (@CEOofHappYness)


Description: In the 1980's he was homeless while he tried to raise his toddler son. To get off the streets he became a stockbroker and later, an entrepreneur. Today he's worth millions and had Will Smith play him in a movie. He's Chris Gardner and here are his Top 10 Rules for Success. * Join my BELIEVE newsletter: http://www.evancarmichael.com/newsletter/ 1. Commit to Plan A 2. Put family first 3. Decide to be world-class 4. Have self-worth 5. Keep your team motivated 6. Change is necessary 7. Baby steps count 8. Follow your passion 9. Do whatever it takes 10. Start where you are Sources: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bo4hq4Fy02k https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LynsFswk51Y https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gvU5E_YR660 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gFQ1Fj78c_Q https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gru6Io-j5XA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrXSoU1KOcs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DS2JKdrg8tE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JEZZTiYZSqs Arsh Solutions: 1] Shah rukh khan 2] Chris Gardner 3]Howard schultz ENGAGE * Subscribe to my channel: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=Modelingthemasters * Leave a comment, thumbs up the video (please!) * Suppport me: http://www.evancarmichael.com/support/ CONNECT * Twitter: https://twitter.com/evancarmichael * Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/EvanCarmichaelcom * Google+: https://plus.google.com/108469771690394737405/posts * Website: http://www.evancarmichael.com EVAN * About: http://www.evancarmichael.com/about/ * Guides: http://www.evancarmichael.com/zhuge/ * Coaching: http://www.evancarmichael.com/movement/ * Speaking: http://www.evancarmichael.com/speaking/ * Gear: http://evancarmichael.com/Gear.html SCHEDULE * Videos every day at 7am and 5pm EST * Weekends - Top 10 Videos: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiZj-Ik9MmM0VWRGYCfuUCdyhKfU733WX * #Entspresso - Weekday mornings: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLiZj-Ik9MmM0-kQSSs3Ua5wExlz1HwRRs

Published: Tuesday January 12, 2016 @ 00:30 EST
Duration: 8.38 minutes
Views: 389,849
Likes: 5,378
Dislikes: 52
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Rating: 99.99

Big Rocks in First | The Art of Manliness


Description: Feel like you're busy all day but not getting anything done? This object lesson inspired by Stephen Covey will show you why that is and what you can do to become more effective in life. It's all about putting those Big Rocks first in your calendar.

Published: Monday December 08, 2014 @ 23:22 EST
Duration: 6.05 minutes
Views: 200,669
Likes: 4,820
Dislikes: 48
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Rating: 99.99

The Backwards Brain Bicycle - Smarter Every Day 133


Description: Get your own here ⇒http://bit.ly/BuyBackwardsBike⇐ Shirt: https://goo.gl/doOG3G I give talks: http://www.smartereveryday.com/appearances Patreon Support Link: http://www.patreon.com/smartereveryday Tweet ⇒ http://bit.ly/BackwardsBike ⇐ ↓↓↓↓↓↓↓Read More ↓↓↓↓↓↓↓ Here's the link from the Amsterdam meetup! (I usually make a localized facebook post before I visit a city to see if anyone wants to high five.) https://www.facebook.com/SmarterEveryDay/posts/754136271287207 Comment threads on Reddit: http://bit.ly/1yZ5rUo (Bicycling) My Instagram account: http://instagram.com/smartereveryday Patreon Support Link: http://www.patreon.com/smartereveryday Twitter: https://twitter.com/smartereveryday www.facebook.com/SmarterEveryDay Slow Motion Sound Design by "A Shell In The Pit" The awesome music by "A Shell In The Pit" is called: "Bottles" which can be downloaded here. https://ashellinthepit.bandcamp.com/track/minke-bottles Album here: https://ashellinthepit.bandcamp.com/album/smarter-every-day-vol-ii A special thanks to these guys for helping me make the bikes in Australia. Brian - @weezmgk Tom - @SydneyTom_ Bib Bishop - Actually turned the gears down in his shop. Couldn't have done it without Bob! ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ GET SMARTER SECTION: A quick clarification.... It took me 8 months to learn how to do this, but I was only picking up the bike and running to the end of the driveway and back every day. I wasn't "ACTIVELY" trying to learn. Meaning... I wasn't struggling and trying to make my brain learn. I simply got on the bike every day, tried to operate it to the end of the driveway, turned around and tried to operate it back. The goal was to understand how my brain figured things out on its own, without trying to force it to. Many people have built bikes like this and figured it out in much less than 1 day by staying on the bike until they were able to master it. I had no timelines, and was using this as an exploratory activity to learn how I learn. Do not misinterpret this to mean that I struggled and tried very hard every day for 8 months. That's simply not true. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Tweet ideas to me https://twitter.com/smartereveryday I'm also on Instagram, Facebook, and Reddit http://instagram.com/smartereveryday https://www.facebook.com/SmarterEveryDay http://www.reddit.com/r/smartereveryday If you like what I do and want to support my efforts to create Smart kids and Smarter Every Day here are a couple of links you can use to help. You will be notified when every single video is released! Patreon Support Link: http://www.patreon.com/smartereveryday Subbable Support Link: http://subbable.com/smartereveryday Warm Regards, Destin

Published: Thursday July 16, 2015 @ 12:00 EDT
Duration: 7.97 minutes
Views: 16,853,842
Likes: 179,532
Dislikes: 2,415
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Rating: 99.99

This Is Water - Full version-David Foster Wallace Commencement Speech


Description: Commencement Speech to Kenyon College class of 2005 written by David Foster Wallace

Published: Tuesday October 18, 2016 @ 21:07 EDT
Duration: 22.73 minutes
Views: 2,108,833
Likes: 20,564
Dislikes: 372
Favorite: 0
Rating: 99.98

2015 World Champion: 'The Power of Words' Mohammed Qahtani, Toastmasters International


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Published: Sunday November 13, 2016 @ 16:36 EST
Duration: 11.43 minutes
Views: 598,197
Likes: 7,409
Dislikes: 105
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Rating: 99.99

The Best Business Motivational Video


Description: This video motivates me & it should inspire you since I've already created several millionaires like http://tim.ly/gritcnn & http://tim.ly/HALM43 go apply at http://tim.ly/sykesmc if you want to be my next millionaire student, we have more tools than ever for you to succeed...if you're dedicated

Published: Tuesday September 22, 2015 @ 20:38 EDT
Duration: 4.45 minutes
Views: 27,359
Likes: 517
Dislikes: 27
Favorite: 0
Rating: 99.95

The Master Key System - Use It And Change Your Life - Charles Haanel


Description: Charles F. Haanel (May 22, 1866 – November 27, 1949) was an author, businessman and a true visionary. He was the President of the Continental Commercial Company, one of the first and largest international conglomerates in the world! In 1916, he published his Master Key System as a book, though originally issued as a 24-week correspondence course. The Master Key System is, quite possibly, the ultimate self-empowerment course and one of the best studies of the creative process available; particularly how your thoughts manifest into the reality of your world. You are warned: though the following course is presented at one time, each chapter is to be contemplated over one full week at a time. Please don’t try to drink all the water in the well in one hearing, but sip it slowly, week by week, to reap the greatest benefit. Cashflow is Contagious! is for anyone interested in the values that invariably lead to health, wealth and greater happiness. If you believe that working for someone else is just a temporary, though necessary, rest station for you and that financial independence is your ultimate destination, like I do, then support our channel. SUBSCRIBE & Turn 🔔 Notification On: http://bit.ly/Subscribe2CIC Read it online (FREE): http://bit.ly/2c4yzRA Buy Printed Book (Not Free!): http://amzn.to/2oFg66Q Related videos: DANGER: This Video Could Rock Your World (Think Wealth!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r3Pgo... Napoleon Hill - Purpose - Rare Recordings No. 1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aw8xfT541eQ Your Invisible Power - The Great Secret of Success - Genevieve Behrend https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Lrw007jub8&t=5737s The Power of Believing You Can Win - Art Williams https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FWP7888FokE Feeling Left Behind? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OidyzNnWFlg New Videos Every Week. -~-~~-~~~-~~-~- Please watch: "Dynamic Thought - Use This & Change Your Life - Henry Thomas Hamblin" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4EHSvE41-X8 -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-

Published: Tuesday March 14, 2017 @ 22:49 EDT
Duration: 313.47 minutes
Views: 146,780
Likes: 1,845
Dislikes: 120
Favorite: 0
Rating: 99.93

Jim Rohn Getting Rich is Easy


Description: http://hey.got-cashflow.com - Jim Rohn goes into detail about how he got rich and that it was easy - not hard to do - contrary to what most people think. Being broke - that's hard!... Jim Rohn reveals in this video how you can change all that and go from struggling and broke to getting rich. Learn more about how you can start doing that here: http://hey.got-cashflow.com

Published: Wednesday March 15, 2017 @ 20:06 EDT
Duration: 10.93 minutes
Views: 829,859
Likes: 7,565
Dislikes: 354
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Rating: 99.95

IGNORE THE CRITICS & CHASE YOUR DREAMS - Pip Society Motivation


Description: Motivation is literally the desire to do things. It's the difference between waking up before dawn to pound the pavement and lazing around the house all day. It's the crucial element in setting and attaining goals—and research shows you can influence your own levels of motivation and self-control. So figure out what you want, power through the pain period, and start being who you want to be. https://youtu.be/5pvXcwpV-DU

Published: Wednesday August 30, 2017 @ 18:52 EDT
Duration: 3.30 minutes
Views: 943
Likes: 56
Dislikes: 2
Favorite: 0
Rating: 99.96

The Richest Man in Babylon by George S Clason Full Audiobook


Description: This is one of my favourite life lesson and inspiration books. This book has something for everyone.

Published: Sunday September 24, 2017 @ 13:56 EDT
Duration: 293.67 minutes
Views: 327,156
Likes: 3,982
Dislikes: 332
Favorite: 0
Rating: 99.92

THE ART OF WAR - FULL Audio Book by Sun Tzu - Business & Strategy Audiobook | Audiobooks


Description: The Art of War - 孫子兵法 - FULL Audio Book - by Sun Tzu - Business & Strategy - This is the quintessential book on War & Strategy. A perennial favorite among business leaders, strategy planners, and military generals. Sun Tzu lays down his most vital insights into strategic planning. ► Follow Us On TWITTER: https://www.twitter.com/GAudioBooks ► Friend Us On FACEBOOK: http://www.Facebook.com/GreatestAudioBooks ► For FREE SPECIAL AUDIOBOOK OFFERS & MORE: http://www.GreatestAudioBooks.com ► SUBSCRIBE to Greatest Audio Books: http://www.youtube.com/GreatestAudioBooks ► BUY T-SHIRTS & MORE: http://bit.ly/1akteBP ► Visit our WEBSITE: http://www.GreatestAudioBooks.com LISTEN to all 13 Chapters free of charge! Intro - 0:00 - 0:26 Part 1 & 2 - 00:26 - 08:26 Chapter 01 Laying Plans Chapter 02 Waging War Part 3 & 4 - 08:26 - 16:13 Chapter 03 Attack By Stratagem Chapter 04 Tactical Dispositions Part 5 & 6 - 16:13 - 26:48 Chapter 05 Energy Chapter 06 Weak Points and Strong Part 7 & 8 - 26:48 - 43:43 Chapter 07 Maneuvering Chapter 08 Variation in Tactics Part 9 & 10 - 43:43 - 50:22 Chapter 09 The Army on the March Chapter 10 Terrain -- 00:14:42 Part 11 - 50:22 - 63:20 Chapter 11 The Nine Situations Part 12 &13 - 63:20 - 72:46 Chapter 12 The Attack By Fire Chapter 13 The Use of Spies READ ALONG: Click the (CC) transcript button in the video player for words to display along with the audiobook. 兵者,詭道也。故能而示之不能,用而示之不用,近而示之遠,遠而示之近 "All Warfare is Based on Deception" - 孫子(Sun Tzu) The Art of War by Sunzi (c. 554BC -- c. 496 BC) Translated by Lionel Giles (1875-1958). "The Art of War is a Chinese military treatise written during the 6th century BC by Sun Tzu. Composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare, it has long been praised as the definitive work on military strategies and tactics of its time. The Art of War is one of the oldest and most famous studies of strategy and has had a huge influence on both military planning and beyond. The Art of War has also been applied, with much success, to business and managerial strategies." (summary from Wikipedia) #THEARTOFWAR #BUSINESS #MONEY #STRATEGY #LEADERSHIP #AUDIOBOOK #AUDIOBOOKS #FREEAUDIOBOOKS #GREATESTAUDIOBOOKS #SUNZI #SUNTZU #孫子兵法 -This is a Librivox recording. All Librivox recordings and their content are in the public domain. THIS VIDEO: Copyright 2012 Greatest Audio Books. Total running time: 1:12:14 Read by Moira Fogarty

Published: Sunday September 24, 2017 @ 13:56 EDT
Duration: 72.72 minutes
Views: 1,735,695
Likes: 14,406
Dislikes: 778
Favorite: 0
Rating: 99.95

Think and Grow Rich Full Audio by Napoleon Hill


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Published: Tuesday November 07, 2017 @ 19:24 EST
Duration: 2.07 minutes
Views: 295,416
Likes: 2,421
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Rating: 99.88


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