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Worried about missing an episode?

Not sure where to even start listening?

Perhaps you’re catching up but you’re not sure what to listen to next?

Think No Further!

Treat this blog post as a little index of our episodes to help you decide what to listen to next.

Each month we dive into a specific topic so you can find a topic you want to learn more about and get stuck in with that month’s episodes.

We suggest bookmarking/saving the link to this post so you can easily come back to it without having to search, click, click, scroll and click onto this post.

(Yes, that’s how many clicks and scrolls it should take if you started afresh each time)

We’ll also post individual entries as the ‘Show Notes’ but you can use this post to navigate to the content that appeals to you the most.

Make sure to SUBSCRIBE to the podcast on your favourite provider so you automatically get each episode when they go live each week.


Complete Episode List

MONTH 1 – The Foundations of Mentalism

Episode 1 – 9/5/2020Our ‘Superhero’ Origin Stories

Episode 2 – 16/5/2020From Magic to Mentalism

Episode 3 – 24/05/2020WHY Mentalism? (BONUS FREE eBOOK)

Episode 4 – 31/05/2020Choosing Your Tricks


MONTH 2 – Expanding on the Foundations

Episode 5 – 7/6/2020Who Are You? (BONUS FREE eBOOK)

Episode 6 – 14/6/2020Your Online Presence

Episode 7 – 21/6/2020FAILURE

Episode 8 – 28/6/2020COLIN & CHLOE CLOUD


MONTH 3 – Being Proactive

Episode 9 – 5/7/2020Online Shows

Episode 10 – 12/7/2020 Close-Up Residencies (BONUS FREE eBOOK)

Episode 11 – 19/7/2020 – Stage Shows

Episode 12 – 26/7/2020 CAROLINE RAVN


MONTH 4 – Character Development

Episode 13 – 2/8/2020Psychological Characters

Episode 14 – 9/8/2020 Psychic Characters

Episode 15 – 18/8/2020Revealing Information (BONUS FREE eBOOK)

Episode 16 – 23/8/2020DAN SPERRY


MONTH 4 – Creativity

Episode 17 – 30/8/2020Understanding Creativity

Episode 18 – 6/9/2020 Creativity In Your Presentations

Episode 19 – 13/9/2020Creativity In Business

Episode 20 – 20/9/2020TOM ELDERFIELD

EPISODE 21 – 28/9/2020Unblocking Creativity | BONUS EPISODE (+FREE eBook)


MONTH 5 – Deeper Thinking

Episode 22 – 4/10/2020Simplicity

Episode 23 – 11/10/2020 Authenticity

Episode 24 – 18/10/2020Fear

Episode 25 – 25/10/2020ANDREW FROST


MONTH 6 – Studying Magic

Episode 26 – 1/11/2020How To Learn Magic

Episode 27 – 8/11/2020Community

Episode 28 – 15/11/2020How To Practice Magic (+FREE eBook)

Episode 29 – 22/11/2020 – Taha Mansour

Episode 30 – 27/11/2020 – ???



Let’s Take Your Mentalism To The Next Level

Hacking Productivity | BONUS EPISODE | TSMP #030

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029
  3. How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028
In This BONUS Podcast Episode, Aidan & Ashley Are Bringing Together Not One, But TWO Private Coaching Calls On The Topic Of ‘Productivity’.

In August 2020, Dhiraj came to us with the intention of learning more about what it takes to become more productive and learn some of the ways that this can be applied to the practice and rehearsal of magic/mentalism.

There is a LOT of information covered in this episode. Grab your notepad and be prepared to start plotting the ways in which YOU can start optimising your lifestyle for maximum output.


Things That You Will Learn:

CALL ONE

  • Steven Kotler’s ‘XDS’ Approach To Task Management [04:05]
  • The Impact of Sleep on Productivity [07:10]
  • Aidan & Ashley’s Sleep Schedules [10:30]
  • Ritualising Your To-Do List [12:52]
  • Finding A Task Management System [14:50]
  • The Importance of Distraction Management [17:59]

CALL TWO

  • 3 Simple ‘Speed Reading’ Tips [24:05]
  • Aidan’s Morning Routine [29:35]
  • Breaking the Timeline of Practice [33:30]
  • How to Practice Properly [38:10]

FOOD FOR THOUGHT:
  • “Ideation without Execution is Delusion” (Robin Sharma)
  • “Your days are your life in miniature” (Robin Sharma)

Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

BOOKS:
  • ‘Eat That Frog’ by Brian Tracy
  • ‘Indistractable’ by Nir Eyal
  • The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani
  • The 5AM Club by Robin Sharma

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Taha Mansour | TSMP #029

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029
  3. How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028

In this week’s special episode, Aidan and Ashley were joined by not only a great friend, but a talented thinker of all things magic, mentalism and theatre; Taha Mansour.

In This Episode You Will Learn:

  • Who Is Taha Mansour? [01:20]
  • What Are ‘Soft Skills’? [07:13]
  • Engineering vs Improvisation – The Similarities [09:30]
  • The Importance Of Empathy [11:40]
  • The Foundations Of Improvisation [14:10]
  • Handling Hecklers Through Clever Improvisation [17:00]
  • STORY: How Taha Handled A Heckler [21:15]
  • Understanding the Improv Mindset [28:30]
  • The Group Psychology when Handling Hecklers [33:40]
  • ’12 Angry Men’ and Understanding Group Dynamics [40:32]
  • What Taha HATES about Mentalism & Mentalists [43:25]
  • PLUS Much Much More…

Where To Find Taha:

BONUS RESOURCES


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How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029
  3. How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028

How Can You Practice In The Middle Of A Pandemic?

Sometimes Mentalism and Magic can be really tough to practice, especially with social-distancing and without the exchanging of items or props – but don’t worry.

In this week’s episode, Aidan & Ashley will be diving in deep to some of the creative, interesting and unconventional ways that you can keep up to speed and practice.

(even in a pandemic…)



Topics Discussed Include:

  • Understanding Creative Visualisation [00:50]
  • A Study Into Creative Visualisation [03:53]
  • How To Use Creative Visualisation [07:00]
  • The Power Of Committed Practice [09:50]
  • Who Should You Perform For?[14:12]
  • Performing For Your FRIENDS [14:50]
  • Performing For Your FAMILY [16:08]
  • Performing For Your COLLEAGUES [18:50]
  • Performing For STRANGERS [21:30]
  • What To Practice [24:23]
  • Using Your Highest Leverage Tasks [25:23]
  • Aidan’s Approach To Scripting [26:33]
  • How To Practice Daily [28:22]
  • PLUS MUCH MORE…

Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

Did you enjoy this podcast?

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Community | TSMP #027

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029
  3. How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028

Who Is In Your Community?

In this week’s episode you’ll learn about the single most effective tool that both Aidan & Ashley have used to learn, grow and build up their positions within the world of magic/ mentalism and the entertainment industry…

COMMUNITY!

“Your Network Is Your Net-Worth” [Tim Sanders]

“You Are The Average Of The 5 People You Spent The Most Time With” [Jim Rohn]

Topics Discussed Include:

  • An Example of Community Learning from Ashley [01:20]
  • How Many People Do You Need in a Community [04:15]
  • Finding Your Strengths Within The Group [04:50]
  • The Praise Of Brutal Honesty [05:48]
  • Building A Powerful Community Through Co-Elevation [06:22]
  • How To Use TSM To Your Advantage [09:12]
  • WE HAVE BUILT A COMMUNITY FOR YOU [11:24]
  • Using Community To Advance Your Business [12:43]
  • Share Your Stories With Us! [16:24]
  • Maintaining Your Passion & Authenticity [18:40]
  • Leaving A Community [24:00]
  • PLUS MUCH MORE…

Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

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How To Learn Magic | TSMP #026

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

In this BONUS podcast episode, Aidan & Ashley are bringing together not one, but TWO private coaching calls on the topic of 'productivity'.In August 2020, Dhiraj came to us with the intention of learning more about what it takes to become more productive and learn some of the ways that this can be applied to the practice and rehearsal of magic/mentalism. There is a LOT of information covered in this episode. Grab your notepad and be prepared to start plotting the ways in which YOU can start optimising your lifestyle for maximum output. Things That You Will Learn: CALL ONE Steven Kotler's 'XDS' Approach To Task Management [04:05] The Impact of Sleep on Productivity [07:10] Aidan & Ashley's Sleep Schedules [10:30] Ritualising Your To-Do List [12:52] Finding A Task Management System [14:50] The Importance of Distraction Management [17:59] CALL TWO 3 Simple 'Speed Reading' Tips [24:05] Aidan's Morning Routine [29:35] Breaking the Timeline of Practice [33:30] How to Practice Properly [38:10] FOOD FOR THOUGHT: "Ideation without Execution is Delusion" (Robin Sharma) "Your days are your life in miniature" (Robin Sharma) Resources Mentioned In This Episode: BOOKS: 'Eat That Frog' by Brian Tracy 'Indistractable' by Nir Eyal The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani The 5AM Club by Robin Sharma Productivity For Working From Home [FREE COURSE] (mindvalley.com/remote) Book Our 'Boring Mentalism Lecture' At Your Magic Club (thesuccessfulmentalist.com/boring) Free eBooks (https://my.captivate.fm/thesuccessfulmentalist.com/free (thesuccessfulmentalist.com/free)) Did you enjoy this podcast? If so, don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE on https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-successful-mentalist/id1512659543 (Apple Podcasts) or https://open.spotify.com/show/41CivTlicy4DWUkDGoQh5n (Spotify) so you never miss an episode! Share and tag us on Social Media (http://facebook.com/thesuccessfulmentalist (@TheSuccessfulMentalist)) or use the hashtag #thesuccessfulmentalist
  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029
  3. How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028

How Do YOU Learn Magic?

Join Aidan & Ashley in this week’s episode as they uncover the tricks and techniques that you can start using to level up the way that you learn, study and experience magic/ mentalism.

And before you ask – YES – these techniques also apply just as well OUTSIDE of magic too!


“The mind, once stretched by a new idea, never returns to its original dimensions.” [Ralph Waldo Emerson]


Topics Discussed Include:

  • The Fundamentals of Learning [03:21]
  • Should You Keep Learning? [04:45]
  • Should You Buy Individual Tricks? [07:02]
  • Buying Magic With Clear Intentions In Mind [11:48]
  • Simple Tips For ‘Active Learning’ [13:33]
  • The Power Of Great Questions [15:30]
  • Working To Your Preferred Learning Styles [19:05]
  • DEADLY SIN: Writing In Your Books [19:35]
  • Controlling Your Learning Environment [21:30]
  • Ritualising The Way You Learn [23:08]
  • How To Read 52 Books In A Year [27:00]
  • PLUS MUCH MORE…

Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

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ANDREW FROST | TSMP #025

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

In this BONUS podcast episode, Aidan & Ashley are bringing together not one, but TWO private coaching calls on the topic of 'productivity'.In August 2020, Dhiraj came to us with the intention of learning more about what it takes to become more productive and learn some of the ways that this can be applied to the practice and rehearsal of magic/mentalism. There is a LOT of information covered in this episode. Grab your notepad and be prepared to start plotting the ways in which YOU can start optimising your lifestyle for maximum output. Things That You Will Learn: CALL ONE Steven Kotler's 'XDS' Approach To Task Management [04:05] The Impact of Sleep on Productivity [07:10] Aidan & Ashley's Sleep Schedules [10:30] Ritualising Your To-Do List [12:52] Finding A Task Management System [14:50] The Importance of Distraction Management [17:59] CALL TWO 3 Simple 'Speed Reading' Tips [24:05] Aidan's Morning Routine [29:35] Breaking the Timeline of Practice [33:30] How to Practice Properly [38:10] FOOD FOR THOUGHT: "Ideation without Execution is Delusion" (Robin Sharma) "Your days are your life in miniature" (Robin Sharma) Resources Mentioned In This Episode: BOOKS: 'Eat That Frog' by Brian Tracy 'Indistractable' by Nir Eyal The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani The 5AM Club by Robin Sharma Productivity For Working From Home [FREE COURSE] (mindvalley.com/remote) Book Our 'Boring Mentalism Lecture' At Your Magic Club (thesuccessfulmentalist.com/boring) Free eBooks (https://my.captivate.fm/thesuccessfulmentalist.com/free (thesuccessfulmentalist.com/free)) Did you enjoy this podcast? If so, don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE on https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-successful-mentalist/id1512659543 (Apple Podcasts) or https://open.spotify.com/show/41CivTlicy4DWUkDGoQh5n (Spotify) so you never miss an episode! Share and tag us on Social Media (http://facebook.com/thesuccessfulmentalist (@TheSuccessfulMentalist)) or use the hashtag #thesuccessfulmentalist
  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029
  3. How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028
  4. Community | TSMP #027

In this week’s special episode, Aidan and Ashley were joined by none other than the incredible; Andrew Frost.

Topics Discussed Include:

  • Playing Cards in Mentalism
  • Approaching People in Close-Up
  • Creating a ‘SET’
  • The Problems With Close-Up Gigs
  • Should you even try to ‘fool’ your audience?
  • Why Magic is BROKEN
  • Streamlining Your Routines by Thinking Deeper
  • HOW to Fool Laypeople & Magicians
  • What is Good Magic?
  • How To Practice PROPERLY
  • Andrew’s Favourite Pieces Of Mentalism
  • Andrew’s Creative Process

Where To Find Andrew:


BONUS RESOURCES


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Fear | TSMP #024

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

In this BONUS podcast episode, Aidan & Ashley are bringing together not one, but TWO private coaching calls on the topic of 'productivity'.In August 2020, Dhiraj came to us with the intention of learning more about what it takes to become more productive and learn some of the ways that this can be applied to the practice and rehearsal of magic/mentalism. There is a LOT of information covered in this episode. Grab your notepad and be prepared to start plotting the ways in which YOU can start optimising your lifestyle for maximum output. Things That You Will Learn: CALL ONE Steven Kotler's 'XDS' Approach To Task Management [04:05] The Impact of Sleep on Productivity [07:10] Aidan & Ashley's Sleep Schedules [10:30] Ritualising Your To-Do List [12:52] Finding A Task Management System [14:50] The Importance of Distraction Management [17:59] CALL TWO 3 Simple 'Speed Reading' Tips [24:05] Aidan's Morning Routine [29:35] Breaking the Timeline of Practice [33:30] How to Practice Properly [38:10] FOOD FOR THOUGHT: "Ideation without Execution is Delusion" (Robin Sharma) "Your days are your life in miniature" (Robin Sharma) Resources Mentioned In This Episode: BOOKS: 'Eat That Frog' by Brian Tracy 'Indistractable' by Nir Eyal The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani The 5AM Club by Robin Sharma Productivity For Working From Home [FREE COURSE] (mindvalley.com/remote) Book Our 'Boring Mentalism Lecture' At Your Magic Club (thesuccessfulmentalist.com/boring) Free eBooks (https://my.captivate.fm/thesuccessfulmentalist.com/free (thesuccessfulmentalist.com/free)) Did you enjoy this podcast? If so, don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE on https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-successful-mentalist/id1512659543 (Apple Podcasts) or https://open.spotify.com/show/41CivTlicy4DWUkDGoQh5n (Spotify) so you never miss an episode! Share and tag us on Social Media (http://facebook.com/thesuccessfulmentalist (@TheSuccessfulMentalist)) or use the hashtag #thesuccessfulmentalist
  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029
  3. How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028

What Are You Scared Of?…

Join Aidan & Ashley in this week’s episode as they discuss just a few of the MANY ways that fear creeps into the entertainment/ magic industry and is stopping you from being the best performer that they know you can be.

(And no, they’re not talking about spiders here…)

Topics Discussed Include:

  • The Fear of Being Different [01:05]
  • Presentational Problems Within Magic/Mentalism [02:15]
  • The Fear Originating From The Community Bias [05:05]
  • What ‘The Bannister Effect’ Means For Magic [06:05]
  • Why Trying Something NEW Is The Key To Eliminating Fear [09:10]
  • The Simple Approach To Destroying Performance Anxiety [12:40]
  • One Idea That We Learned From Luke Jermay [18:25]
  • Your ‘Pick & Choose’ Approach [21:07]
  • The Simple Questions To Make You Different [22:45]
  • The Fear of the Unknown [25:50]
  • AIDAN’S CHALLENGE TO YOU [25:40]
  • Ashley LEAKS Next Week’s Guest [28:45]
  • PLUS MUCH MORE…

Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

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Authenticity | TSMP #023

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029

Authenticity: Not False Or Copied; Genuine; Real

Join Aidan & Ashley in this week’s episode as they scratch the surface over what it means to be ‘Authentic’ and how you can stay true to yourself, your beliefs and not become another copycat performer.

Topics Discussed Include:

  • The Google Definition of ‘Authenticity’ [01:10]
  • The Importance of Being Authentic [02:37]
  • Why Audiences CRAVE Authentic Performers [04:30]
  • Why You Shouldn’t Try To Be Something You’re Not [07:18]
  • Being Authentic Through Character Development [08:32]
  • Applying the ‘Johari Window’ To Our Performances [09:25]
  • Copycat Entertainment [12:00]
  • How To Draw Inspiration From Your Idols [12:50]
  • The Simple Questions To Streamline Your Performances/Career [14:10]
  • Why You Should IGNORE The Community [17:47]
  • Why You Should LISTEN To The Community [19:20]
  • The Problems With ‘Convenience’ In The Magic Industry [21:00]
  • PLUS MUCH MORE…

Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

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Simplicity | TSMP #022

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029

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Are We Confused?

Is It Simple Enough?

Join Aidan & Ashley in this week’s episode as they dissect the importance of ‘SIMPLICITY’ in your methods, tricks, performances and business so that you can immediately make some adjustments and see RADICAL shifts in the quality of your entertainment.

Topics Discussed Include:

  • The FOOLING nature of simple methods
  • Hiding your methods inside the context
  • K-I-S-S YOUR MAGIC / MENTALISM
  • The impact of the community and our ego’s on our routines
  • Using the LINEAR nature of mentalism to your advantage
  • Making complex routines simple from a layperson’s perspective (Plus an example from Ashley’s performances)
  • Are process-driven methods BAD?
  • How to make process-driven effects simple (Plus an example from Aidan’s show)
  • The importance of a SIMPLE business
  • THE £1 RULE TO FIX YOUR WEBSITE
  • PLUS MUCH MORE…

Resources Mentioned In This Episode:

  • ‘The One Thing’ by Gary Kellar & Jay Papasan [BOOK]

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Unblocking Creativity | BONUS EPISODE | TSMP #021

Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030 The Successful Mentalist

In this BONUS podcast episode, Aidan & Ashley are bringing together not one, but TWO private coaching calls on the topic of 'productivity'.In August 2020, Dhiraj came to us with the intention of learning more about what it takes to become more productive and learn some of the ways that this can be applied to the practice and rehearsal of magic/mentalism. There is a LOT of information covered in this episode. Grab your notepad and be prepared to start plotting the ways in which YOU can start optimising your lifestyle for maximum output. Things That You Will Learn: CALL ONE Steven Kotler's 'XDS' Approach To Task Management [04:05] The Impact of Sleep on Productivity [07:10] Aidan & Ashley's Sleep Schedules [10:30] Ritualising Your To-Do List [12:52] Finding A Task Management System [14:50] The Importance of Distraction Management [17:59] CALL TWO 3 Simple 'Speed Reading' Tips [24:05] Aidan's Morning Routine [29:35] Breaking the Timeline of Practice [33:30] How to Practice Properly [38:10] FOOD FOR THOUGHT: "Ideation without Execution is Delusion" (Robin Sharma) "Your days are your life in miniature" (Robin Sharma) Resources Mentioned In This Episode: BOOKS: 'Eat That Frog' by Brian Tracy 'Indistractable' by Nir Eyal The Code of the Extraordinary Mind by Vishen Lakhiani The 5AM Club by Robin Sharma Productivity For Working From Home [FREE COURSE] (mindvalley.com/remote) Book Our 'Boring Mentalism Lecture' At Your Magic Club (thesuccessfulmentalist.com/boring) Free eBooks (https://my.captivate.fm/thesuccessfulmentalist.com/free (thesuccessfulmentalist.com/free)) Did you enjoy this podcast? If so, don’t forget to SUBSCRIBE on https://podcasts.apple.com/gb/podcast/the-successful-mentalist/id1512659543 (Apple Podcasts) or https://open.spotify.com/show/41CivTlicy4DWUkDGoQh5n (Spotify) so you never miss an episode! Share and tag us on Social Media (http://facebook.com/thesuccessfulmentalist (@TheSuccessfulMentalist)) or use the hashtag #thesuccessfulmentalist
  1. Hacking Productivity – BONUS Coaching Call – Dhiraj G | TSMP #030
  2. TAHA MANSOUR | TSMP #029
  3. How To Practice Magic | TSMP #028
  4. Community | TSMP #027
  5. How To Learn Magic | TSMP#026

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Have you ever faced any blocks to your creativity?

Been stuck with ‘writers block’ or something stopping you from creating something new?

On today’s episode of the podcast we are bringing to you something slightly different – we’re sharing with you a PRIVATE 2:1 COACHING SESSION on this exact topic!

Sam came to us with some questions about overcoming his creative blocks and in this coaching session we take a deep dive into why these blocks occur, how to overcome them and how to tackle them going forwards.


DOWNLOAD THE EPISODE WORKBOOK:


TOPICS DISCUSSED INCLUDE:

  • Where to start when creating a routine/effect/idea/presentation etc.
  • Sam’s Creativity Triad
  • Applying the Passion Cycle from the Flow Research Collective
  • Understanding the 4 Stages of Creativity
  • Tips to help induce more creativity
  • The problem with ‘End Goals’ as motivators
  • Understanding your real desires in a creative situation
  • Why you MUST keep your goals to yourself
  • Mindset shifting to prevent ALL FUTURE creative blocks
  • WIN A TSM MUG?…
  • AND MUCH MUCH MORE…

FOOD FOR THOUGHT:

  • “Creativity is simply a muscle that you can train”
  • “Your books are there as a source of INFORMATION not INSPIRATION” (Timon Krause)
  • “If you fight for your limitations, you get to keep them” (Jim Kwik)

Resources Mentioned In This Episode: