Dan Waldschmidt

by Dan Waldschmidt

August 18, 2009

You = Your Idea of You

Part of achieving outrageously enviable performance is understanding who you are.  What you want and why you want it. Now stop!  Get that last idea out of your head.  Here is what what you just thought: “I already know what I want.  In fact, I just told that guy over there what I was trying to do….” There are ab0ut 63 different combinations of this type of answer and they are ALL wrong. I want the real answer.  The answer that you haven’t told any one about. This reason is a little more moving.  It’s personal.  It’s foundational to who are you. AND it’s the difference between the life and death of your dreams. You need to believe that.  Listen with me: [soundcloud url=”http://soundcloud.com/danwaldo/01-wonderful-radio-edit”] “You are wonderful” may sound corny, wimpy, fem, or altogether nutty, but until you believe that YOU (yourself) are ALL you need, you probably won’t find yourself accomplishing outrageously enviable success…

About the author

Dan Waldschmidt

Dan Waldschmidt doesn’t just talk about leveling up. He’s obsessed with it. He's set records as an ultra-runner and been the personal strategist for the leading business leaders of our time. He wrote a book, called EDGY Conversations that accidentally became a worldwide bestseller and continues to share his insights from the stage as a keynote speaker and on the blogs and podcasts you will find here. Most days, you'll find Dan heads-down, working on breakthrough strategies for his clients at EDGY Inc, a highly-focused, invite-only, business strategy execution company based out of Silicon Valley.