human awareness

EPISODE 19: The Magic of The Now

Featured in Forbes, Cosmopolitan, L.A. Weekly, Los Angeles Magazine, and Origin, Preston Smiles is a force to be reckoned with. He’s also a contributor to the Huffington Post, Daily Love, Good Guy Swag, and has appeared on top podcasts all over the world. He is a best-selling author, and his two most recent books are Love Louder and Now or Never. Smiles is a world-renowned thought leader. He has hundreds of thousands of views on YouTube, and runs multiple six-figure businesses. He discusses the subject of human awareness, its direct application in the high performing entrepreneur’s life, and how this affects the human family.

Key takeaways:

  • Plan for the future, but stay in the now.
  • Break up your work with plenty of play.
  • Cultivate your joy.
  • We are creating the global heart.

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Time-Stamped Show Notes

[00:00] Introduction.

[02:18] Planning for the future while being present in the now.

[05:03] If you’re not having fun, you’re missing the whole thing.

[08:41] It’s a series of sprints, not a marathon.

[10:23] The giraffe and the turtle.

[13:42] The Wisdomkeepers.

[19:08] The Evolutionary Entrepreneur.

[23:23] Cultivating joy in your life.

[25:21] The Bridge Experience.

[27:43] Smiles’ message for top-performing entrepreneurs.

[30:14] Time for the game-changers to step up.

[31:52] Contact info.