EP 2 - Dean Bokhari - Adaptation and Stretch Goals


Dean Bokhari (@DeanBokhari) is the Host of the Meaningful Show Podcast, creator of Meaningful HQ and founder of GetFlashNotes.com, where you can consume Self-Help books to Live Better, Work Better and Be Better in under 10 minutes or less.

Dean is a powerhouse public speaker and we review when to switch careers, daily routines, as well as realizing your full potential with both SMART and stretch goals. Here are some other things you’ll hear:

  • How he started a six figure company from his own kitchen
  • Trying a bunch of things before discovering your true purpose
  • Find what “makes your heart sing” as per Carmine Gallo’s book
  • Must understand ‘Why am I doing this?’ and ‘What’s my purpose?’
  • How morning work-outs kick start your day
  • Gaining clarity with ‘morning pages’ from “The Artist’s Way”
  • Choose to ‘get’ vs. ‘have’ to do things to emphasize gratitude
  • Focus on 3 Things at once to hold yourself accountable
  • Becoming a parent increases clarity in choices, things and people
  • You might forget what you hear, but you’ll never forget an experience
  • Smart Goals – Specific Measurable Actionable Realistic Time-bound
  • Why you need to balance Smart Goals with long-term Stretch goals
  • “Success is Sequential Not Simultaneous” as per Gary Keller’s book
  • In order to begin a business, you simply need to ‘begin’
  • Fav Quote: Aristotle: “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence is not an act, but a habit.”
  • Gratitude can make the difference between a janitor and someone who ‘fosters a clean learning environment for future visionaries’

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