Episode 213: Find Your Lead Domino | Ed McFarland

As you’ve gone down your path towards living The ONE Thing, have you ever found yourself struggling to identify where to start?

A lot of us experience this challenge. We are used to thinking big and acting big, but we struggling to think big and go small; we struggle to create relationships with our goals.

So, today, we’re going to talk to Ed McFarland, someone who read the book about a year ago and then dove into the podcast, and we’re going to share a live coaching conversation. We’re going to help him — and you — articulate a big vision and identify the lead domino.

The ONE thing to takeaway from this episode

Are you giving yourself permission to get out of your normal environment and cast a vision for what success looks like in the future?Because, once you understand where you’re going in the future, it makes setting your goals for this year, and even this week, a lot easier. You just have to follow a simple model.If you want to put the ideas discussed in this episode into action, consider joining us at our Goal-Setting Retreat. And if you can’t make it to Austin this year, we’ll help you host your own retreat with the Kick Ass Guide® to Your Couples Goal Setting Retreat and the Goal Setting Retreat Master Course.


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