The Journey Day 13 12.24.19

Twas the Night Before Christmas, but that doesn’t carry much weight here right now. Welcome to Day 13. The weather gives us a break today and it’s appreciated We’ve got a job to do today.

GRATITUDE.
A child is born in Bethlehem. Jesus Christ. Our Savior.

NUGGETS. 
Regardless of what has happened before, YOU ARE HERE. It is from this point where you choose what to make of the days you have left.

MENTAL TOUGHNESS. 
75Hard day 10 today.

  • Diet. Zero cheat meals. Zero alcohol. WIN.
    Today’s weight: 199.2
  • 8 bottles of water (gallon) WIN.
    Running total: 1,350 ounces
  • 45-minute AM Workout. WIN.
    45-minute PM Workout Outside. WIN.
    115.1 miles biked | 15.6 miles walked/jogged/ran | 2,715 weight reps
  • Read 10 pages of a non-fiction entrepreneur book. WIN.
    Tipping Point
  • Progress picture every day. WIN.
    Here ya go:

Listening to and reporting on the talk inside of my head:

“Stay silent. Do the next right thing.”

There is strength in weak ties.

SELF-SUGGESTION: THIS IS WHERE I’M GOING. WHERE IS THE PROOF OF PROGRESS TOWARD THAT GOAL TODAY? This is where the rubber hits the road, team. This is the good stuff. These are the end goals. This is what it’s all about.

  1. I am a man after God’s own heart.
  2. I am a world-class athlete. 
  3. I drive a world-class $100M publishing business.
  4. I help drive the company I work for to $100M. 
  5. emptynestman.com is the marketing machine that drives the $100M publishing company. 
  6. I am the best man, father, and grandfather I can be.
  7. I am one bad-ass motherfucker.

The LADDER TO THE TOP 7 to complete TODAY. Get out of the comfort zone: 

  1. Continue listening to 1 Chronicles on the morning bike ride. Made it to 1 Chronicles 27. That’s where we’ll pick up in the morning. WIN.
  2. Work my ass off with both the AM and the PM workout. WIN.
  3. Write on the current book. WIN.
    First marketing program for EXP launched. Results

    Day 1: 0 Pages Read | 0 Sales | 7 Copies Given Away | 7 new subscribers to ENM.
    Day 2: 0 Pages Read | 0 Sales | 5 Copies Given Away | 34 new subscribers to ENM.
    Day 3: 0 Pages Read | 0 Sales | 4 Copies Given Away | 10 new subscribers to ENM.
  4. Pray to God that the concepts and programs we’re implementing going into the coming year will work.  WIN.
  5. Publish the curated articles. Continue to cultivate Twitter followers. WIN.
  6. Pray to God that I will rise up and be the best man, father, and grandfather I can be. Schedule times to drop off Christmas presents with the kids. WIN.
  7. Pray to God that I will be bad-ass. REAL AF is caught up. Listen to MFCEO this morning. WIN.

The LADDER TO THE TOP 7 was completed today. Today is a WIN.

THIS IS THE REALITY: 1,814 days until my journey is complete. Will I make it?

Here we go…

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