23. John Assaraf | Remembering Who You Really Are, the Art of Surrender, & Financial Freedom
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John Assaraf has built 5 multimillion-dollar companies, written 2 New York Times bestselling books, and was featured as an expert in 8 movies including The Secret, which he helped launch into a worldwide phenomenon. 

He is an entrepreneur, a philanthropist, a business growth expert, and one of the leading authorities on neuroscience.

Show Notes:

  • Intro: Arman sets the stage and provides background on John, their friendship, and the topic of today’s episode. [00:15]
  • John talks about the changes triggered by COVID. [06:05]
  • The cognitive biases linked to what’s happening right now. [07:57]
  • The implications of selfishness. [09:24]
  • Arman and John get into a discussion about empathy and heightened awareness. [15:30]
  • The challenges of dealing with uncertainty for a brain that loves certainty and predictability. [24:28]
  • Surrendering, allowing, and accepting instead of resisting. [25:07]
  • Belief systems and how they drive our experiences. [27:35]
  • The nature of reality. [28:47]
  • John touches on quantum physics, the law of polarity, and altered consciousness. [29:45]
  • Getting curious about other people’s kaleidoscope of why people believe what they do. [31:50]
  • Arman talks about experiencing infinity. [35:10]
  • What a painting of a street scene in Paris taught John. [38:14]
  • Infinite connection and feeling into the sanctity of that. [30:33]
  • Love as a key to unlocking everything. [43:34]
  • Contrast as a master teacher. [44:56]
  • Evolve or become extinct. [47:10]
  • The perfection of everything as it is. [54:01]
  • Financial freedom — the inner game of money. [59:50]
  • The outer game of money and the five pillars. [01:05:00]
  • Inspiring closing thoughts. [1:18:01]

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