Meaning, Money, and Making A Difference
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Meaning, Money, and Making A Difference

Seven Powerful Steps to Begin Shifting Your Life (In 7 Days or Less)
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Created by John St. John
Last updated 7/2017
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  • 3.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Article
  • 8 Supplemental Resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Create a powerful mind and body equipped for life mastery and meaning.
  • Create trust and certainy in their chosen dream and life direction!
  • Build mental mastery that destroys barriers between them and success.
  • Define a development plan for skills that pay bills and build dreams.
  • Create an image of their best life using a proven 8-ring mapping model.
  • Define how discipline and consistency will help maintain learning gains.
  • Select their world changing mission and legacy of a life well lived!
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Requirements
  • A computer to watch videos, read articles, and communicate with your instructor.
  • A journal to write down and analyze your next big moves in life!
  • A printer to download your practice worksheets and models.
Description

YOU'RE INVITED

You are invited to explore and embrace a life of greater meaning, money, and making a difference. This begins with one major, foundational shift achievable in 7 days or less.

With the first high performance step and you fiercely applying yourself, you can begin changing your life in as little as 7 days. The next 23 days will teach you 6 high performance steps to tap, harness, and amplify your hidden talents to begin changing the world. Now, there are no short cuts in life, but there ARE PROVEN PATHS THAT TAKE LESS TIME!

Good news! You've found it!

BUT YOU'VE TRIED EVERYTHING

Yes, I know trying again is really difficult, because you don't want to waste any MORE precious time getting the strategies, practice, and support needed to finally reach your dreams and goals, right?

 I've been where you are and its horrible waking up everyday with your dream seeming further and further away. The same thing happened to Thomas Edison until the light bulb came on changed the world! I want you to try one more time, to light up and change your WORLD!

THOMAS EDISON AND HIS LIGHT BULB (1000 Tries and 1 Win)

Thomas Edison tried hundreds of times, before successfully creating a light bulb. It's not how many times you try, but getting that 1 win! Don't you want to win? I want you to win!

Like Thomas Edison, I've PERSONALLY tested these concepts WITH thousands of students, career professionals, leaders, and coaching clients, who also tried and successfully changed their lives! 

Yes, they won using the strategies, practical exercises, and techniques taught in this course. It's your turn to get your one win. That's all it takes is ONE WIN! I want you to win, too.

BENEFITS

Here's what you get:

  • Scientific Personality Assessments and Happiness/Fulfillment Analysis.
  • Proven Techniques Global Performance Coaches Use to Create Top Performing Athletes, Actors/Actresses, Business Leaders, Media Personalities, and Other professionals leading in their fields.
  • 53 practical and tailored exercise worksheets and challenges to solidify your learning, so it becomes second nature.
  • A Guided Exploration and Selection of Your Strengths and How to Use Them.
  • An Incredible Life Defining Personal Statement That Captures Your Dream and How to Achieve It.
  • Powerful Goal and Action Planning Techniques to avoid old behaviors ever coming back again.
  • Learn how you will change the world!
  • And, you have a Fortune 50, Global Sr. Performance and Coaching Expert running this course, who will answer the tough questions you cannot - directly or in the student forum.

YOUR DREAM WILL FINALLY LIGHT UP THE WORLD!

You CAN feel it deep inside you that there's more for you to achieve: MEANING, MONEY, AND MAKING A DIFFERENCE. This course unlocks that mystery and sends you on the amazing journey to find it - the proven, shorter path to your personal greatness.

God made you with a purpose and that purpose is to prosper (Money, Happiness, Love, Hope, etc.), serve others, and leave a legacy that others needed and will appreciate long after you are gone!

AUDIENCE

This course is designed for people in 1 of 3 phases of life:

  • College Students/Graduates seeking more meaning and/or life direction.
  • Working adults who want work and pay that fills their hearts and wallets.
  • Retired workers who still have a dream to achieve.

REQUIREMENTS

  1. Access to a computer and printer
  2. Willingness to study, ask questions, and be open to new ideas

You cannot get your ONE WIN, until you try one more time!  Guarantee: If I can't help you discover and make one big shift in your thinking/behavior, IN 7-DAYS, I'll give you your money back (AND be prepared to prove you did your work!).

Enroll Today - Get Your One Win and Turn on the Light of Your Dreams for the World to see!

John,

Who is the target audience?
  • College/Graduate students who need greater meaning/direction in life.
  • Working adults unclear on the best career to pursue.
  • Career Changers who need more from their jobs than a paycheck.
  • Restless Retirees with a dream they still must fulfill.
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Curriculum For This Course
38 Lectures
03:18:36
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Introduction
2 Lectures 05:21
  • Provides general answers to common student questions
  • Instructs on how to resolve common problems faced by Udemy course administration/technology
  • Shares encouragement to complete the course and find strength, purpose, and life mission
Preview 02:05

Covers high level information about the course and what will be taught

Preview 03:16
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Step 1. How to Create a Strong Mind-Body Success Connection
5 Lectures 26:06
  • Reflect on quote from Dustin Moskovitz, Facebook Co-Founder
  • Review research findings about the positive impacts of meditation
  • Learn the Q.U.I.C.K. meditation technique
  • Practice meditation and daily affirmations for 7 days
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.

Preview 07:07

  • Reflect on quote from John Mackey, CEO Whole Foods
  • Review research findings from WebMD
  • Identify readily available superfoods
  • Take the 7 day Super Food Challenge
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.
Finding Better Fuel for Your Body
03:56

  • Reflect on quote from the US Department of Transportation
  • Review research findings by the US Department of Transportation
  • Review key sleep tips for a better nights rest - now!
  • Take the 2 week Sleep Hygiene Challenge and practice your sleep tips
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.
Sleeping and Resting for Success
06:07

  • Reflect on quote from Chuck Norris, Hollywood Actor, Martial Artist, and Heath Enthusiast
  • Review research findings by the US President's Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition
  • Review top tips for "Walk Fitness" - Warm up, gear up, walk out, and cool down
  • Take the 5 day "Walk Fit" Challenge
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.
Gettting Body Moving 30 Minutes Per Day
06:35

This video quickly reviews the key points of this section, to help you recall and act on ideas/information that will help you develop your strength, purpose, and mission in life.

Section 1 Summary
02:21
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Step 2. How to Validate and Trust Your Strength/Gift
6 Lectures 38:13
  • Reflect on quote from Leo Buscaglia, Author, Philanthopist
  • Review research findings by the Gallup Organization "Worldwide Engagement Crisis"
  • Discover the importance of finding one's True North in life
  • Complete Life's Mid-Term Assessment
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.

Assessing Your Level of Life Fulfillment
05:45

  • Reflect on quote from the Khalil Gibran, Lebanese-American, Poet, Author
  • Evaluate research findings from C. Jung and I. Briggs on evaluating personality/preference profiles
  • Revisit what it means to have a True North starting from what fills you up and your preferences
  • Complete the online assessment
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.
  • Assessing Your Preferences for Moving Through Life
    06:50

    • Reflect on quote from Soren Kierkegaard, 19th Century Author
    • Review research findings about why people do not follow their dreams
    • Reflect on key questions that help you recall and rekindle your dreams
    • Complete the Q.U.I.C.K. meditation and Journaling Activity to explore and recall your dreams vividly
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.
    Preview 07:00

    • Reflect on quote from Yo-Yo Ma, World Renown Cellist
    • Review research findings from Forbes.com Featuring Mike Rowe from TV Reality Show "Dirty Jobs"
    • Evaluate 3 ways to know your passions are taking you toward your True North
    • Complete the Q.U.I.C.K. meditation and cut and paste images representing what inexplicably draws you to happiness
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.

    Exploring Life's Inexplicable Draws to Passion
    05:26

    • Reflect on quote from an Anonymous, yet wise, contributor
    • Review 4 reasons your strength is a puzzle worth solving
    • Evaluate the process for converting your new self-awareness into a clear strength/strength cluster
    • Complete funneling activity that draws from lectures 8 - 11 topics
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area.
    Completing Your Funneling Activity (Find Your Strength)
    07:20

    This video quickly reviews the key points of this section, to help you recall and act on ideas/information that will help you develop your strength, purpose, and mission in life.


    Section 2 - Summary
    05:52
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    Step 3. How to Overcome Real Life Barriers and Fears to Living Your Best Life
    8 Lectures 46:37


    • Reflect on quote from the Matt Cameron, American Rock Drummer, Soundgarden/Pearl Jam
    • Review research findings by the Huffington Post
    • Evaluate how thoughts become reality
    • Complete the meditation and thought evaluation challenge
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area



    Discovering How the Brain Works
    05:41

      • Reflect on quote from Arthur Schopenhauer, 19th Century Philosopher
      • Review research findings by Oxford University
      • Evaluate 3 clear rationales for reality blind spots and how to overcome them
      • Evaluate a scenario where you compare and contrast positive and negative responses to the same challenge
      • Practice reframing a negative thought to a positive one
      • Record all findings in your journal
      • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Recognizing Blind Spots in Our Reality
    08:22

    • Reflect on quote from The Buddha, Thought Leader
    • Review research findings by WiredCosmos
    • Discover how the Reticular Activating System (RAS) of the brain operates
    • Explore the brain's process for formulating virtuous and vicious cycles of though and belief
    • Watch the RAS video
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Preview 05:37

    • Reflect on quote from Richard Simmons, American Fitness Guru
    • Review research findings by Psychology Today - Negative thought chatter
    • Review how vicious cycles of thought and beliefs operate
    • Explore the brain's process for formulating vicious cycles of thought and belief
    • Evaluate a scenario using a vicious cycle of belief, to best understand how it works
    • Complete the vicious cycle worksheet
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Identifying Vicious Cycles of Thinking and Belief
    06:13

  • Reflect on quote from Steve Jobs, Apple Computer Founder
  • Review research findings by Psychology Today - Positive thought chatter
  • Review how virtuous cycles of thought and beliefs operate
  • Explore the brain's process for formulating virtuous cycles of thought and belief
  • Evaluate a scenario using a virtuous cycle of belief, to best understand how it works
  • Complete the virtuous cycle worksheet
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
  • Creating Virtuous Cycles of Thinking and Belief
    04:24

  • Reflect on quote from Nia Peeples, American Actress
  • Review 8-Step process for converting a negative thought into a positive one
  • Complete an independent and optional research assignment on this lecture topic
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
  • Preventing Vicious Cycles of Thought and Belief
    04:04

  • Reflect on quote from Jon Bon Jovi, American Musician, Rock Icon
  • Discover key tips for creating a Dream Life Poster
  • Follow the author's scenario, to understand how to complete a Dream Life Poster
  • Complete a Dream Life Poster
  • Record all findings in your journal
  • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
  • Creating Your Dream Life Poster
    05:33

    This video quickly reviews the key points of this section, to help you recall and act on ideas/information that will help you develop your strength, purpose, and mission in life.

    Section 3 Summary
    06:43
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    Step 4. How to Turn What You Love Into Income You Need
    2 Lectures 09:12
    • Reflect on quote from Anonymous wise (Latin)
    • Review research findings by Brian Tracy, World Renown People Developer and Speaker
    • Discover the rationale for building expertise in your strength
    • Explore the 10:20:70 strength development model
    • Review an example demonstrating how the author used this model to development himself
    • Practice using the 10:20:70 model using the worksheet provided
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    How is Expertise Learned
    05:57

    This video quickly reviews the key points of this section, to help you recall and act on ideas/information that will help you develop your strength, purpose, and mission in life.

    Section 4 Summary
    03:15
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    Step 5. How to Set Your Life's Compass to Find Your World Changing Purpose
    10 Lectures 41:13
    • Reflect on quote from The Dalai Lama
    • Review thoughts from Jon Anderson, American Song writer/Musician
    • Evaluate the 8-Layer blue print for creating your best life
    • Prepare to complete your 8-Layer model using data from your self-assessment, journaling, and worksheets in this course
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Introducing the 8-Rings Model
    05:09

    • Reflect on quote from Sharon Angle, American Politician
    • Review research findings by the National Public Radio Broadcasting Organization
    • Explore the efficacy of Ring# 1 on the road to finding a strength
    • Evaluate the Author's Ring# 1 response
    • Complete Ring# 1 on your 8 Ring Model Worksheet
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Introducing Ring# 1 - Priority Strength
    03:34

    • Reflect on quote from Joel Osteen, World Changing Pastor
    • Review research findings by Workforce.com
    • Explore the efficacy of Ring# 2 on the road to finding a strength
    • Evaluate the Author's Ring# 2 response
    • Complete Ring# 2 on your 8 Ring Model Worksheet
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Introducing Ring# 2 - Strength Clusters
    05:36

    • Reflect on quote from Consulting Firm - The Revelian Company
    • Review research findings by Workforce.com
    • Explore the efficacy of Ring# 3 on the road to finding a strength
    • Evaluate the Author's Ring# 3 response
    • Complete Ring# 3 on your 8 Ring Model Worksheet
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Introducing Ring# 3 - Typology/Preferences
    04:33

    Reflect on quote from Seth Godin, Speaker, Author, Expert Marketer

    Review research findings by SmartInsight.com

    Explore the efficacy of Ring# 4 on the road to finding a purpose

    Evaluate the Author's Ring# 4 response

    Complete Ring# 4 on your 8 Ring Model Worksheet

    Record all findings in your journal

    Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area

    Introducing Ring# 4 - Tribe
    03:56

    • Reflect on quote from Lyndon B. Johnson, 36th President of the United States
    • Review research findings by the Harvard Business Review/SmartInsight
    • Explore the efficacy of Ring# 5 on the road to finding a purpose
    • Evaluate the Author's Ring# 5 response
    • Complete Ring# 5 on your 8 Ring Model Worksheet
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Introducing Ring# 5 - Equipping
    03:59

    • Reflect on quote from Steve Goodier, Ordained Minister, Author of Widely Circulate "Life Support System" Newsletter
    • Review research findings by the Central Intelligence Agency
    • Explore the efficacy of Ring# 6 on the road to finding a purpose
    • Evaluate the Author's Ring# 6 response
    • Complete Ring# 6 on your 8 Ring Model Worksheet
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Introducing Ring# 6 - Lifestyle
    02:53

    • Reflect on quote from H. Halter/M. Smay, Authors, Thinkers
    • Review research findings by the United Way - World Volunteer and Charity Organization
    • Explore the efficacy of Ring# 7 on the road to finding a mission
    • Evaluate the Author's Ring# 7 response
    • Complete Ring# 7 on your 8 Ring Model Worksheet
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Introducing Ring# 7 - Mission
    02:51

    • Reflect on quote from Shannon L. Alder, Author
    • Review research findings by the United Way - World Volunteer and Charity Organization
    • Explore the efficacy of Ring# 8 on the road to finding a mission
    • Evaluate the Author's Ring# 8 response
    • Complete Ring# 8 on your 8 Ring Model Worksheet
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Introducing Ring# 8 - Legacy
    04:05

    Section 5 Summary
    04:37
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    Step 6. How to Be Disciplined and Consistent in Every Goal and Action
    2 Lectures 17:32
    • Reflect on quote from Tony Robbins (Guru) and Dalai Lama (Religious Leader)
    • Evaluate the 4 foundational elements of effective and successful goal management
    • Watch a video by an expert in aligning behaviors to goals
    • Review the S.M.A.R.T. goal process
    • Evaluate three different goal types
    • Research how you and other successfully manage barriers to achieving one's goals
    • Record all findings in your journal
    • Complete all reading, written, and video assignments for this lecture referenced or made available in the student area
    Awareness, Discipline, Behaviors, and Goal Management Concepts
    08:30

    • This video walks students through the highly effective goal planning, management, and measurement process using the author's experience achieving the goal of launching this course.
    •  It is meant to be illustrative and underscore key points or concepts best viewed within a scenario.
    •  A student worksheet will accompany this section and/or video.
    Evaluating and Applying 9 Goal Process Tips
    09:02
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    Step 7. How to Discover Your World Changing Life Mission and Legacy
    1 Lecture 04:59
    Pay It Forward as Service to Human Kind
    04:59
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    End of Course Summary
    2 Lectures 09:33
    Course Summary
    08:55

    BONUS: Certificate Instructions
    00:38
    About the Instructor
    John St. John
    4.6 Average rating
    13 Reviews
    1,429 Students
    3 Courses
    +20 Years - Senior Performance Coach

    Hello,

    I applaud your courage and strength to boldly challenge your beliefs and fears. This is a narrow road few travel, yet all find success, peace, joy, and more income than those who do not.

    For 20 years, I've personally coached and developed highly successful university students and high performing corporate professionals at global companies like Walmart, Toro, Alstom, Best Western International, Stericycle, and some of the largest public agencies in the United States.

    I truly care about helping you understand yourself more deeply. I help you ask yourself tough questions, and get the answers you need - Now!

    I have helped thousands of people answer these questions, use tools/techniques taught in my courses, and then create action plans that get REAL results in their personal and professional lives.

    Nothing truly great happens until you make a commitment to change, so enroll and get started creating the life most will never see or achieve like you.

    Be well

    John,