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

Becoming Outcome Independent In Your Filmmaking And Business

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One of the best things you can do for your filmmaking or video business is to become outcome independent. When you do this, you get out of your head – you stop thinking and start doing. Without further ado, let’s get into it. BECOMING OUTCOME INDEPENDENT So often in the realms of filmmaking and business, opposites are important. Every action … 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

Filmmaking and The Fear of Failure

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Last time around, we talked about productivity and how some simple changes in the way you view things can make a world of different in your success. We learnt that action oriented self-talk is one of the best ways to get yourself out of a procrastination hump and starting to take action consistently. Let’s jump right into today’s post. FEAR … Read More

Productivity and Getting Things Done

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Today I want to talk about the very important concept of productivity and – more to the point – getting things done. We’re going to focus on a couple of theoretical points, including a look at one of the best self-development books of modern times, and then I’ll give you some rock-solid pointers on how you can be more productive … Read More

Liberation Methods For The Filmmaker

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I’ve tackled the issue of 
social conditioning a fair bit on this site. I think it’s important to be aware of social conditioning because it directly affects our business, the way we’re perceived and the way we treat others. This post might be a little more hardcore than some of my others on this topic, so be prepared. There’s lots of my … 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

How To Think The Right Way As a Filmmaker

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We’re going to get down into the rabbit hole with today’s post. This is one of the most detailed posts I’ve ever written about success and mindset. This post is all about getting your mind right and thinking in the right way to maximize business and filmmaking success. YOUR MIND IS A POWERFUL THING I don’t think you need me … Read More