Dan Waldschmidt

by Dan Waldschmidt

September 5, 2014

You Can’t Be Radical Enough If You’re Serious About Success.

Nothing can stop you if you refuse to stop. Nothing can beat you until you give up. Those aren’t just words, they are a mindset. The mindset of successful people.

If you want to be successful in achieving goals, then you need to think about achieving goals a little bit differently.

If you’re not changing your lifestyle to achieve goals, then you’ll never end up being successful.

You can’t be successful if you’re not willing to change who you are. What you do. Where you go. Your behaviour. Your attitude. You have to be willing to change any of that and all of that if it helps you get closer to where you want to be.

That’s the difference between winners and losers.

That attitude shift is what separates successful people from everyone else.

Successful people know that it’s not good enough to just do different things. You have to become a different person.

To become that different person, you have to change your lifestyle. You have to change the people you listen to and the places you go, your daily schedule and your priorities.

Your thoughts have to change. Your intensity has to change.

Your lifestyle has to reflect a radical commitment to achieving your goals.

You’re either “all in” or not in at all.

You can pretend like you’re “in”. You can’t dabble or tinker or just do enough to look a little bit better than everyone else around you.

Being “all in” means that you are willing to do whatever it takes. Nothing is off limits. There is nothing you’re not willing to do.

The best indicator that you’re on target to hit your goals is a radical shift in your lifestyle right now.

If nothing has changed a lot, don’t expect to be awesome a lot.

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.