07/17/2012 09:52 am ET | Updated Sep 16, 2012

How To Use Fear To Your Advantage (VIDEO)

I L-O-V-E connecting with people.

And I especially love hanging around people who are making things happen. From ambitious entrepreneurs founding startups to folks who run multibillion-dollar ventures, these go-getters share a common thread: the ability to use fear to their advantage.

In fact, this common thread is the No. 1 "inner game" skill that separates the uber-successful and happy from those who struggle to make any real progress.

Here's the good news: Anyone can develop this ability!

Here's the bad news: Most of us have been programmed in exactly the wrong way to deal with fear -- and find ourselves completely debilitated when it strikes.

Most people either think fear means "F**k Everything And Run," or it's a sign they're doing something wrong and should retreat back into their comfort zone. Unfortunately, most people never break out of this misinformed, painful pattern.

In the video below, I'll show you the right way to deal with fear -- and how to use it to your advantage to fuel your drive ahead. Plus, you'll learn a simple method to set your brain on autopilot to help you achieve your dreams.

I honestly believe what you're about to learn can make a positive, permanent impact on the trajectory of your business and life, so watch this video now.

Ready to take the next step? Leave a comment below and let me know the single biggest insight you gained from this video, plus an idea on how you can put this insight into action today.

If you've got your own tricks for dealing with fear, I'd love to hear them as well. Share your story below.



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