Dan Waldschmidt

by Dan Waldschmidt

January 16, 2019

Here Is Exactly When The Magic Begins To Happen.

Massively successful people focus on one thing. Period. Think about the times in your life when you really needed results. Maybe you were broke and had to have money in the next 24 hours to pay your bills. You had no other option but to figure it out. Chances are that you figured it out.

Why? Because you had to.

You had one big challenge in front of you with tremendously uncomfortable results if you were to fail. So you figured it out. But how? And why are you able to perform in some situations, but not in others. Especially when it seems like the goal you’re after would make your life so much easier.
When you really need to be successful, you are.
By needing to be successful, you become more creative. You become more open-minded to new possibilities. The obstacles that used to limit you before now aren’t so daunting. What has really changed? Your situation hasn’t. Your problems haven’t.

But your mindset has. That might be all.

You flipped a switch that isn’t always easily accessible. And not because you’re not a smart human or a driven individual. There’s something about desire that defies expectation. When you really want something with every fiber of your being, you see the world differently. Problems that used to seem insurmountable are merely annoying. Your inadequacies and fears seem trivial. Everything in your mind and body is focused at a singular conquest.

That focus and intensity is the lightning rod that shifts your results.

Which is why massively successful people focus on one thing. You can’t obsess like you need to if you are chasing multiple goals. Pick one. Fuel your desire with obsession. Eliminate distractions. Want it until it hurts. That’s when the magic begins to happen.

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.