Rewire Your Brain by Moe Abdou


At the end of each day, I pause for two minutes to write down the five things that made that particular day worthwhile. This simple exercise called, The Positive Focus, was created by Dan Sullivan to help his entrepreneurial clients focus less on perfection and more on the progress that they’re making. Early on, I did it to rid of any negative thinking, but little did I know that I was taking small steps to rewire my brain. Looking back, it’s clear to me that my sense of optimism is not only a discipline, but one that continues to be triggered by my daily positive focus ritual. 

In David DiSalvo’s latest book, Brain Changer, he lays out compelling evidence on how and why each of us are equipped to change our brains. So, regardless of the
challenge you’re facing or the goals you’re working to achieve, the one mental discipline that will have the greatest influence on your outcome is how you ‘think about thinking’.



Further Reading
  • How MeUndies Made Merchandising Their Competitive Advantage — When MeUndies thinks about their underwear subscription service they compare themselves to Netflix. What the streaming pioneer did for TV, the Los Angeles startup wants to do to your underwear drawer. The goal is to provide monthly subscribers with the staples they love while delivering elements of surprise - Think briefs with donuts and dinosaurs - right to your doorstep.
  • Michael Serbinis: What I've Learned — Visionary Entrepreneur, investor and CEO and Founder of the new healthcare startup, LEAGUE, Michael Serbinis shares what he learned building three disruptive startups, selling two of them and working with Kimbal and Elon Musk.
  • Seedling Relies on Childhood Curiosity to Inspire a Creative Team — On a recent flight home, I spent over an hour browsing a children’s play website, completely enamored by sets like Design Your Own Superhero Cape and Invent Your Own Insects. After sharing Seedling with everyone I know, despite few of my friends having children, I wondered why the brand struck a such a meaningful chord with me.


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