Episode 144

How To Figure Out Your Life’s Purpose, Improve Your Concentration, & Develop More Willpower with Dandapani

How changing your approach to each day will radically transform your life.

I’m excited to welcome Dandapani to the podcast. Dandapani is a former monk, Hindu priest, and entrepreneur. After spending 10 years at a monastery in Hawaii, he now works with top world athletes, entrepreneurs, and companies, including Nike, McKinsey, and Bloomberg, helping them understand and leverage their minds. His TEDx talk on the power of focus has over 6.4 million views and his book The Power Of Unwavering Focus was released in early 2022. On this episode, we talk about:

  • the benefits of living a focused life, from a former monk’s perspective 
  • the real cost of distraction on our relationships (that you might not be realizing) 
  • what everyone gets wrong about pursuing happiness
  • the one thing you need to figure out to know what your purpose in life is
  • pragmatic action steps for uncovering your life’s purpose
  • an exact script for getting to know yourself better
  • how to concentrate on whatever you WANT, and let go of things you don’t want to focus on 
  • a genius tip for building your ability to concentrate without adding any new tasks to your life
  • the specific way to use social media to limit its negative impact on your brain
  • three ways to develop more willpower
  • the number one lesson he’s learned about living a meaningful life in years of being a monk & Hindu priest
  • and so much more! 

We would LOVE to hear from you any thoughts, reactions, or takeaways you have as you’re listening, so definitely screenshot and tag me @lizmoody and Dandapani @dandapanillc on Instagram. 

To enter the giveaway to be one of the 10 winners of Dandapani’s new book, The Power of Unwavering Focus, comment on my most recent post mentioning something you loved or learned from the episode, and follow me @lizmoody and Dandapani @dandapanillc on Instagram. 

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2 responses to “How To Figure Out Your Life’s Purpose, Improve Your Concentration, & Develop More Willpower with Dandapani”

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    Joshua Walter

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      Liz Moody

      Hey Joshua,

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      xo, Liz

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