In Building Block 8, which is the second step in the Building phase of the Building Blocks of Manifestation, we learn how to create a support system and also how to train our minds to continue to accelerate towards our dreams.
While we each have to take the first step to change our lives, we don’t have to do it alone. As humans, we can't and shouldn't go it alone. When we make big changes, we need to be sure we have a strong support system in place to help us along. We should surround ourselves with like-minded people to help stabilize and encourage us to continue to move towards the life we want to live.
Napoleon Hill, the author of Think and Grow Rich, studied 500 of the wealthiest people and found that they consistently surrounded themselves with what he called a 'mastermind' group. A mastermind group is two or more people that join together and support each other in a collective experience.
A mastermind group includes the following benefits:
To begin creating a support system through a mastermind group, start with the following:
As we continue to accelerate towards our dreams, we need to train our minds so that life’s circumstances don’t get in our way. Remember, your dream will not happen from the mind that doesn’t believe that it is possible. We need to begin to think more and more like the mind of the person who is living the life we dream of.
To help us in this process, there are 3 disciplines of the mind:
When faced with challenges in your life, turn to the following 5 step process to help you stay in alignment with your purpose:
Using the power of decision, write a list of 1 – 3 things that you decide to remove from your life in order to accelerate the path to your dream. Continue to clear things in your life that don't fit with your purpose and drive.
In the next Building Block of Manifestation, we will discuss how to turn failure from a stumbling block to a stepping stone.
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