The 3 Types of Filmmaking Confidence

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Today I want to let you in on the Two Types of Filmmaking Confidence. As with most things we discuss here, these types of confidence can be seen in all walks of life – whether it be business, career, sport – we see it everywhere. Knowing these Two Types of Confidence will enable you to not just work on them in … Read More

The Five Beliefs

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I want to tell you about a set of beliefs that I use myself and I’ve found great success with them. The beliefs I list below are things that I’ve told myself and they’ve become a real part of my world. At first, you might need to keep telling yourself them over and over in order to really feel them and believe … Read More

Media, Reality TV and It’s Effect on Your Filmmaking and Business

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We’ve touched on social conditioning and how it affects our business decisions and identity before. Social conditioning affects all areas on life on all levels. There’s actually evidence that suggests that people grow old and die because of social conditioning. Teachers like Deepak Chopra in his book Ageless Body, Timeless Mind, describe a situation in which people are taught to grow old and die. … Read More

Control Your Emotions, Or They Will Control You

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I wanted to take the opportunity to share a story from my background in today’s post. This is something from a while back, but it’s been very important to me throughout my life. It’s really one of the most important lessons that I’ve ever had the privilege of learning. It’s informed a lot of my business decisions and I credit a lot … Read More

6 Steps To Get Your Hustle On

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Welcome to another post here at Filmmaking Lifestyle. Glad to have you! I’ve been talking quite a bit recently about hustle and its importance in business terms. It’s important in any business, but especially in a filmmaking based business like running a video production business. I’ve covered hustle in quite a bit of detail lately, but I still have more … Read More

Why There’s No Time Like The Present

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Last time around, we looked at hustle and how it relates to filmmaking and business, focusing specifically on three sporting greats – Pete Rose, Roger Federer and Tiger Woods. We talked about gamification and seeing your life and business as a sporting event. We looked at how you can imagine your business and success as a tough sports season, for … Read More

Body Language & Posture For Filmmakers

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As you know, I like to talk a lot about lifestyle topics here. We recently covered a lot about health and fitness and how that aids our careers and lifestyle. Today, I want to get into body language and posture and how this can help our work days on sets and meeting clients, as well as our everyday lives. Like with … Read More