Episode 150: How to Get Where YOU Want to Go


On Today’s Show

Bestselling author Beverly Flaxington shares the specific strategies and mindsets you need to identify and reach your goals, based on her book, “Make Your SHIFT: The Five Most Powerful Moves You Can Make to Get Where YOU Want to Go.”

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1 Simple Thing Actions:

Beverly Flaxington Episode 146: What Do You REALLY Want?

1 Simple Thing Action:
Take the time to think about what you really want to accomplish in both quantitative (measurable) and qualitative terms. Be very specific about what success looks like to you and then write it down. Review it every day.

Beverly Flaxington Episode 147: Breaking Through Your Obstacles

1 Simple Thing Action:
Spend some time uncovering what’s held you back in the past, or might hold you back in the future – your personal “obstacles.” What will get in your way on your path to success? Write these down and then organize them by category: What can you control? What can you influence? What’s out of your control?

Beverly Flaxington Episode 148: The POWER of Creative Thinking

1 Simple Thing Action:
Realize there is no one right answer. There could be many ways to get to your goal. Spend some time brainstorming different possibilities. Know your priorities and criteria for decision-making and then explore what paths could work. Try something different.

Beverly Flaxington Episode 149: Plan Your Success With Precision

1 Simple Thing Action:
Once you know where you want to go and how you will choose to get there, be specific. “Chunk it down” into manageable steps. Know what you need to do, and when you will do it. The smaller the step, the easier it is to act!

Additional Information:

The acronym of SHIFT:
S = SPECIFY the desired outcome
H = HIGHLIGHT obstacles and categorize them
I = IDENTIFY the human factor
F = FIND alternatives
T = TAKE disciplined action


Beverly Flaxington


  • Human Behavior Coach
  • Two-Time Bestselling and Gold-Award Winning Author
  • International Speaker
  • Hypnotherapist
  • Personal and Career Coach
  • College Professor
  • Entrepreneur
  • Business Development Expert

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Manuel Serrano

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