Oct 27, 2020
The Beauty of life is that we all have different stories, we all have separate roads to travel on, and we all learn separate lessons from life. These lessons that we learn from life help us in personal development and make us a better more focused human being. Often, these worthy lessons come in the form of challenges. These challenges provide us the opportunity to do something difficult and something we are uncomfortable with but all of that ultimately brings so much goodness in our life. Today’s guest, Rock Thomas, is an entrepreneur whose childhood challenges proved for him a “blessing in disguise”. Rock learnt very hard lessons in his early age which led him toward the field of personal development.
Rock Thomas is an entrepreneur, coach, and founder of M1 Mastermind group. He helps people with their personal development journey to create success in every area of their life. He has recently helped over 55 people attain millionaire status and helped many individuals to become financially independent. He also studied Robbins, T. Harv Eker, Deepak Chopra, Caroline Myss, and many more leaders. He has written 3 books (The power of your identity, Your epic life blueprint, and Epic life planner) and also running his own podcast show.
What You will Learn from this Episode:
In today’s podcast, Rock is sharing his views on variety of topics related to personal development. Rock is talking about his rough and tough childhood, what lessons he learnt from his childhood, his drug history and how he stopped it, and his entrepreneurial journey. Moreover, he is discussing how difficult times helps in personal development, why people think they are not good enough, how to overcome self doubt and stop relying so much on people’s opinion about you, why is it important to stop solving everyone’s problems and learn to say “no”, how to choose right people to surround yourself with, how your one difficult step can bring you so many opportunities, and how your perspective determines how your brain processes. There is lot more in today’s episode, so tune in for answers to these questions.
The Episode Timeline:
[00:00] – Introduction of Rock Thomas.
[01:10] – Challenging childhood of Rock and what it taught him.
[04:14] – Early life work of Rock.
[05:47] – How to overcome stigma of “I am not good enough”.
[08:53] – What’s the problem with “fixing everyone’s problem all the time”?
[14:52] – Drug history of Rock and how he quiet it during his entrepreneurial journey.
[17:44] – My journey of personal development. What changed my life’s direction?
[19:03] –Rock’s online entrepreneurial school, his work, and story of his entrepreneurial journey.
[25:43] – Why to surround yourself with like minded people?
[26:24] – My story: Being comfortable with being uncomfortable. How great things often hide behind one difficult step that you sometime don’t want to take.
[28:05] – Overview of Rock’s 1st book: “The power of your identity”.
[29:52] - Overview of Rock’s 2nd book: “Your epic life blueprint”.
[31:31] – Detrimental effects of phrase “Don’t talk to stranger”.
[33:29] - Overview of Rock’s 3rd book: “Epic life planner”.
[34:42] – Where you can find these 3 books of Rock?
[35:31] – Rock’s coaching events for his master mind groups.
[39:46] – How changing perspective, to see things, impacts your life positively?
[41:01] – What is alopecia and how Rock attracted this disease?
[43:42] – What is the most impactful thing Rock has leant from his life so far?
[46:26] – How to choose who to spend your time with?
[50:55] – Rock’s advice to those who think they are not good enough.
[54:27] –Rock’s website to access his material.
[54:53] – Concluding remark of Rock about his legacy.
Golden Nuggets from Episode:
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