Passion Struck with John R. Miles

The 7 Stages of Pain That Lead to Breakthrough Success EP 98

January 14, 2022

Everyone dreams of success, and most want to have it in the quickest timeframe and by taking the easiest path. But success rarely, if ever, works in that linear fashion. We go through typical stages of pain in hardship to achieve ultimate success, and the rewards from doing so are so much higher when you do.

John R Miles explains why you must endure pain to achieve success and the 7 stages we cross in doing so. The stages include self-doubt, the temptation to give up, facing failure, accepting responsibility for your problems, embracing rejection, and overcoming criticism. Through these stages, you learn to overcome adversity and achieve breakout results.

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  • 0:00 Show Introduction
  • 1:36 4x4x48 Challenge
  • 4:55 Introducing the 7 stages of pain
  • 7:05 Self-Doubt 8:20 Temptation to give up
  • 10:41 Facing failure
  • 12:21 Accepting responsibility
  • 13:51 Embracing rejection
  • 15:37 Facing criticism
  • 17:01 Encountering discouragement
  • 18:10 Applying the lesson to your life


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====== ABOUT JOHN ======

John R. Miles leads a global movement called Passion Struck. He is passionate about being the catalyst who helps individuals expand into the most excellent version of themselves, unlocking the most no regrets life possible. He is a combat veteran, multi-industry CEO, successful entrepreneur, top podcast host, and author who is helping people worldwide regain their passion. John is one of the most-watched, quoted, and followed high-performance trainers globally, and his leadership acumen spans more than two decades. He's founded or co-founded more than half a dozen successful start-ups, was a Fortune 50 CIO and CISO, mentors rising entrepreneurs, and invests in successful tech ventures. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy, where he learned vital leadership skills and was a multi-sport Division 1 athlete.

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