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Entrepreneur Mindset: 1 Ritual For Increased Mental Performance

Are you looking for a strong entrepreneur mindset?

Many high-performers do this to gain clear focus, think better , and increase mental performance.

Add this 1 ritual to your routine for a more productive workday.

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You’ve heard the phrase before that business is an intellectual sport.

Well, there’s 100% truth to that.

This is especially true as you grow as an entrepreneur.

In the early stages of your business, you did a lot of the hands-on work yourself.

  • Product delivery
  • Building marketing campaigns
  • Setting up the website

Mental Clarity For Established Businesses

entrepreneur mindsetBut as you scale in business, it become less about the doing and more about the thinking.

  • Strategizing
  • Communicating
  • Doing the visual planning
  • Setting the direction of the company

This is your mind working for you.

And this is why intellectual performance is so critically important.

You need a sharp mind for this.

How To Build A Sharp Entrepreneur Mindset

On this website, we talk a lot about business leverage and how to make the most of your time.

But how are we able to get more leverage in your thinking?

entrepreneur mindsetWhat are some easy ways to improve your thinking by 20-50%?

The answer was right in front of my face before.

I didn’t do it for many years.

And then what I discovered made a massive difference in my life, my time management, and in my performance.

It’s simply by working out.

entrepreneur mindsetNow, you might say, “Well Steve, I know I should be working out. It’s good for my health and stress levels, etc.”

Physical & Cognitive Functioning

Yes, it is good for your physical health.

But where most people get it wrong…

Especially entrepreneurs.

It’s incredible for your cognitive health as well.

You actually think and perform better.

And the most important role as an entrepreneur requires thinking, right?

So you actually think and perform better when you work out.

Why Exercise Assists In Mental Performance

Business GrowthThere are plenty of studies out there that support this.

It’s been shown that exercising:

  • Lowers your insulin levels
  • Increases blood flow to your brain
  • Stimulates the neurons
  • Rebuilds certain brain cells
  • Helps your brain heal

But this isn’t a science lesson.

The point being is that it’s scientifically proven that you think better when you work out.

It’s not about getting buff and looking good.

That’s a nice thing to have as a secondary consequence.

Increase Your Mental Performance

But it’s literally that working out will make you more effective and help your business grow

You don’t necessarily have to do it 9 hours a day.

Steve NixonI’m not in the point of my life where I’m trying to get really buff or anything.

Putting on a little bit of muscle would be nice.

I’m literally just trying to think better.

So what I do is I just do just interval training and stuff.

I exercise:

  • 20 minutes at a time
  • 3 to 5 times a week

Entrepreneur Mindset Improvements After Exercise

After I cool down from the workout, I eat some healthy food, take a shower.

And I notice that my mind is sharp.

I’m feeling really, really, really good.

And this is where I put out a lot of my best work.

Marketing FunnelHere’s the real interesting part…

A lot of times when we get older we think our brains are slowing down.

That our mind doesn’t work as well.

Well, something interesting happened after I began working out like this.

I felt just as fresh as I did when I was 20 years younger.

Now the cool part about it is this…

Turning Back Time With Your Brain

Not only am I thinking like a rock star…

But on top of it, I’ve got all the business experience, wisdom, and the capital I’ve generated as well.

Combine this with great thinking and amazing things will happen.

That’s what’s so powerful for you when you put all your experience and resources together.

Entrepreneur Mindset & Working Out

entrepreneur mindsetSo if you’re not currently working out.

And you want some massive personal leverage.

Remember that everything starts with you as the entrepreneur.

If you perform better, the whole business performs better, right?

If you want some massive leverage in terms of your brain, start working out right now.

You will not regret it.

Thank you so much for reading all the way to the end.

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