UYG 016 : How to Doubt your Doubts

Summary: Do you have great ideas but never feel qualified to do it? In this episode, Benjamin explains why we have a tendency to discount our own abilities and doubt our qualification to achieve our great ideas, while drawing upon the wisdom of John Maxwell, John D. Rockefeller, Robert Collier, Jim Rohn, Zig Ziglar, Michael Jordan, George S. Patton, Winston Churchill, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Henry Ford, and Ed Cole.

“No one was created to be mediocre.” – Benjamin Boekweg


In this episode:

  • So you have a great idea
  • The great “over-protective parent” with our head
  • Why we doubt ourselves
  • The purpose of self-sabotage
  • The child analogy: how we see qualification
  • Your cake is not baked yet!
  • The body vs spirit struggle
  • Example
  • The downward thought spiral
  • Our internal “search engine”
  • The desire for growth
  • If you don’t know where to start, get more information
  • How to easily build confidence and motivation
  • What success and failure actually are
  • The great lie of our subconscious
  • How to doubt your doubts
    1- Begin with the mindset: “I’m building a better me.”
    2- Fail until you succeed
    3- Always keep learning

“What great potential do you have that you are discounting because someone else is better at it or further along than you are?” – Benjamin Boekweg

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