Morning Mindset with Paul G. Markel
By Think On! Productions
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A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional educator and trainer, amazon best-selling author, United States Marine, Television, and Radio host, Paul G. Markel. Each episode will focus on positive and productive ways to strengthen your mindset and help you improve your relationships, career goals, and overall well-being. To get show notes, submit a topic request, and for more from your host, Paul G. Markel, visit MorningMindsetPodcast.com. Please leave a review for this podcast on your favorite podcast player, we appreciate your time and effort and we look forward to reading your honest feedback.
||CleanMM028 - Courage||Courage is what allows you to remain calm while recognizing fear. Moral courage means having the inner strength to stand up for what is right and to accept blame when something is your fault. Physical courage means that you can continue to function...||2/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM027 - Unselfishness||Unselfishness means that you avoid making yourself comfortable at the expense of others. Be considerate of others. Give credit to those who deserve it. Avoid using your position or rank for personal gain, safety, or pleasure at the expense of others....||2/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM026 - Bearing||Bearing is the way you conduct and carry yourself. Your manner should reflect alertness, competence, confidence, and control. To develop bearing, you should hold yourself to the highest standards of personal conduct. Never be content with meeting only..||2/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM025 - Enthusiasm||Enthusiasm is defined as a sincere interest and exuberance in the performance of your duties. If you are enthusiastic, you are optimistic, cheerful, and willing to accept the challenges. Understanding and belief in your mission will add to your...||2/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM024 - Integrity||Integrity means that you are honest and truthful in what you say or do. You put honesty, sense of duty, and sound moral principles above all else. Be absolutely honest and truthful at all times. Stand up for what you believe to be right. Episode...||2/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM023 - Tact||Tact means that you can deal with people in a manner that will maintain good relations and avoid problems. It means that you are polite, calm, and firm. Begin to develop your tact by trying to be courteous and cheerful at all times. Treat others as...||2/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM022 - Decisiveness||Decisiveness means that you are able to make good decisions without delay. Get all the facts and weigh them against each other. By acting calmly and quickly, you should arrive at a sound decision. You announce your decisions in a clear, firm,...||2/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM021- Initiative||Initiative is taking action even though you haven't been given orders. It means meeting new and unexpected situations with prompt action. It includes using resourcefulness to get something done without the normal material or methods being available to..||2/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM020 - Dependability||Dependability means that you can be relied upon to perform your duties properly. It means that you can be trusted to complete a job. It is the willing and voluntary support of the policies and orders of the chain of command. Dependability also means...||2/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM019 - Judgement||Judgment is your ability to think about things clearly, calmly, and in an orderly fashion so that you can make good decisions. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit..||2/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM018 - Justice||Justice is defined as the practice of being fair and consistent. A just person gives consideration to each side of a situation and bases rewards or punishments on merit. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to...||2/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM017 - Leaders vs. Bosses||What is the difference between a leader and a boss? Is there truly difference or are we just splitting hairs. [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of practical wit and wisdom with a professional...||2/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM016 - Why did you join the Marine Corps?||Today we will examine why we make the career choices that we make. How can you make the correct choice when it comes to your career? Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil ♫ *Alex* Welcome to Morning Mindset. A daily dose of...||2/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM015 - Discipline: Do You Have It?||When I entered USMC boot camp I discovered their way of forcing recruits to discipline their minds, mouths, and bodies. No Pro-Nouns and Close Order Drill. Let’s examine the importance of self-discipline. We view the term “discipline” as a...||2/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM014 - Absolutes are Absolutely Wrong (Most of the Time)||Absolutes; when you say Always or Never, you set yourself up to be wrong. Beware of the tendency to embrace absolutes. “Zero Tolerance” for instance is absolutely wrong and it allows for both tyrannical behavior and intellectually lazy behavior....||2/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM013 - Desire or Deserve||Desire and deserve are not interchangeable terms, despite the fact that modern American use them as such. What you desire may not be deserve and what you deserve may not be what you desire. If you believe you deserve something what have you done...||1/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM012 - Rebuilding Bridges: Repairing Strained or Fractured Relationships||How do you rebuild burned bridges or repair fractured relationships? Can you be the one who helps others to rebuild their strained or broken relationships? Remember, anger is not a sin, but it is also not a strategy. There is time to consider whether...||1/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM011 - Setting Goals||One of my favorite classes to teach to my military students was Land Navigation. The learned to use a map, compass, and protractor. In order to get to the designated point on the map, students needed to first know where they were and move on from...||1/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM010 - Living in a Life Raft||A life raft is exists to simply keep you alive until someone comes along with a real boat. We don’t travel on a life raft, we just bob up and down on the waves and go wherever the current takes us. No motor, no rudder, just floating along surviving...||1/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM009 - What is Sapping your Strength?||When I was young my mother planted a garden every spring. We also had fruit trees and grapevines as well. Part of the upkeep process was the ritual of pick out the weeds from the garden and pruning the grapevines and fruit trees. What is sapping your...||1/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM008 - Invest in Yourself||Today’s episode of Morning Mindset is about the most important investment you can make in your life; yourself. Are you worth investing in, in terms of time and money? That is a question that only you can answer, and you have to look in the mirror...||1/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM007 - Voluntary Hardship||On this episode of Morning Mindset, Professor Paul talks about the importance of engaging in Voluntary Hardship or Voluntary Discomfort. Another person who understood the importance of Voluntary Hardship was General George Patton, who actually has an...||1/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM006 - Excuses are not Reasons||Professor Paul breaks down the difference between Excuses and Reasons, which are not the same thing, they are not interchangeable terms. Excuses are made by children, and are soft, based off of feelings. Reasons are solid, real and genuine. A great...||1/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM005 - Education, Information, and Experience||Education can be physical or intellectual, Information can be intellectual and illustrative, Experiences can be both Good and Bad, and we learn from both. This podcast is a Think On! Production. Episode Transcription [INTRO] ♫ Trenches by Pop Evil...||1/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM004 - Anger is Not a Strategy||Anger is a motivator, not an overall strategy for dealing with problems. Allow angry to inspire you to action: Examples: Felonious Assault - Righteous Anger Motivator / Application of Tools and Techniques is the Strategy. Being Told that I...||1/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM003 - Seek Out Coaches & Mentors||We examine the value of coaches and mentors. No Score Soccer / Everyone Gets a Trophy has ruined many people in the search for Mentors. Coaches tell don’t tell you what you want to hear, they tell you what you need to hear. Mentors are examples for...||1/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM002 - Self-Assesment: Gut Check Time||One of the keys to success and achievement in any endeavor is self-assessment. Self-assessment is also one of the most difficult undertakings for humans, particularly in this day and age. Modern man is so ruled by emotion that honest, intellectual...||1/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMM001 - What is Mindset?||Welcome to the Morning Mindset Podcast, a brand new digital audio product. Our host, Paul G. Markel will lead us through a brief description of Mindset and how it affects the choices we make and the actions we take. Mr. Markel offers some background...||1/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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Insightful, witty and a perfect complement to your morning coffee.
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