266: Maki Moussavi, how to use your mindset to unlock your abilities and success

Maki Moussavi , author of The High Achiever’s Guide: Transform Your Success Mindset and Begin the Quest to Fulfillment

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Maki Moussavi and Bill Ringle discuss how failure, loss, and control generate fear that prevents us from taking the actions that lead to our most desired business and life conditions for small business leaders.

Top 3 Take-Aways from this Interview

  • Clarify your limiting beliefs and the outdated mindset that has been holding you back.
  • Identify the external or internal factors that drive you.
  • Show you how to take inspired action and commit to the vision you have created for your life.

Tweet-Ready Insights from this Episode

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Interview Insights

  • She shares who’s someone who influenced and inspired her. [1:00]
  • Can you remember a time when you apply her principles in your life? [1:41]
  • What advice would you give yourself to your younger self now that you have more experience? [3:26]
  • Are you responsible for who triggered you? [05:59]
  • What are some metaphors on mindsets when it comes to genetic/genetic counseling? [08:28]
  • She explains “Don’t just pray and row the damn boat” [11:33]
  • What’s an example of a company that had an issue with mindsets? [14:01]
  • She talks about mental muscle and how to develop it. [18:25]
  • She shares transformational coaching can be and her personal experience on it through her boss [20:40]
  • She comments on expectations on life coach [25:13]
  • She commends 2-3 questions as success checklist [26:24]
  • She shares her personal experience in applying the success checklist she shared [28:38]
  • She elaborated on 3 ways that fear makes you its bitch [32:01]
  • My Quest for the Best Lightning Round begins [27:01]

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Expert Bio

Maki Moussavi is a transformational and executive coach, speaker, and author who helps professionals who are unhappy despite their career success. As a transformational empowerment coach she focused on helping others live according to their own desires and definitions of success and happiness. Specialize in reducing mental overwhelm and noise in order to provide clarity on what a fulfilling life looks like for the individual. Focus on emotional freedom.

She provides high achievers with the tools to reprogram their mindset and transform their lives.

She also supports executive teams and organizations to empower meaningful change during times of transition or cultural challenges.

Contact Info for Maki Moussavi

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https://www.makimoussavi.com/

Travels from: Shawnee, Kansas 

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