I am a firm believer that we are all capable of incredible things, whether it be learning how to flip houses or climbing a mountain. I believe that someone’s background, education and prior life experiences do not dictate their potential.
Everyone on this planet has the potential to learn how to flip houses and do something wonderful. At least that’s what I believe!
Often times in real estate or house flipping, it just takes a little coaching in order to convince someone that this is true. Someone may very well have unlimited potential-however in many cases they just don’t see it.
I will be the first to admit that life can knock a person down. Unexpected and traumatic things happen, and it is not always easy to bounce back. Believe me, I too battled fear, doubt and worry when I first began to learn how to flip houses.
However if we take a look around at our family, friends and associates we can find countless examples of people achieving incredible success against all odds. Of course we can also find many examples of people cashing in their chips and putting their dreams and unlimited potential on the back-burner.
This is true whether a person wants to learn how to flip houses or accomplish anything else worth working towards.
The question then is; what is it that separates these two types of people? What mysterious force allows one person to achieve success against all odds, while another person remains “stuck” and unhappy in their current situation?
Why do some people successfully learn how to flip houses and launch the real estate career of their dreams – while other people give up after one month?
Fortunately some talented minds have, over the past century, worked tirelessly to solve this very mystery of personal success. One of my favorite writers, Napoleon Hill the author of Think and Grow Rich
has explained how to achieve success with unmatched eloquence and empathy.
Odds are Mr. Hill was not thinking about people hoping to learn how to flip houses when he wrote his breakthrough book Think and Grow Rich. Yet the principles Hill wrote about can be applied to anyone hoping to learn how to flip houses or accomplish anything for that matter.
Hill has provided millions of readers with clear, direct and actionable steps you can start taking right now to achieve your house flipping and real estate investing dreams.
Auto-Suggestion Strategies to Help You Learn How to Flip Houses
I found the theory of auto-suggestion to be very beneficial when I first began to learn how to flip houses for profit. Auto-suggestion helped me overcome the fear and doubt that was preventing me going “ALL IN” with regards to launching my house flipping career.
So what is auto-suggestion and how can YOU USE IT TODAY to help you learn how to flip houses and overcome your fear, doubt and worry?
Well, put simply, auto-suggestion is a strategy you can use to influence your subconscious mind. Hill claims that through your dominant thoughts, you can successfully influence your subconscious mind in either a positive or negative fashion.
I have to agree with Hill on this one, because I have directly observed how the dominant thoughts of my own mind affected my ability to learn how to flip houses. I have also noticed that my thinking affects how I feel with regards to anything I have going on in my life-house flipping related or not.
To make things simple, the bottom line is that the thoughts you fill your mind with, have a direct impact on whether or not you will learn how to flip houses and achieve what you set out to accomplish.
As mentioned above, this could be learning how to flip houses or climbing a mountain. It doesn’t matter what you set out to accomplish-what matters is how you think about it.
So it makes sense to fill your mind with thoughts that will help you achieve your goals-wouldn’t you agree?
The problem is that filling your mind with the wrong type of thoughts is incredibly easy to do. You have to be a watchdog of sorts, and be able to quickly identify whether the dominant thoughts of your mind are helping you learn how to flip houses and achieve your goals or not. This is a skill that can be learned only through taking action and consistent practice.
Learn How to Flip Houses | Auto-Suggestion in Action
In its simplest form, auto-suggestion is repeatedly telling yourself that you can indeed accomplish what you want to accomplish. Part of auto-suggestion is also not allowing yourself to focus and dwell on thoughts that will prevent you from accomplishing your house flipping goals and real estate investing dreams.
For example, here is a string of thoughts that someone who continually fails to launch their house flipping career and learn how to flip houses, may be auto-suggesting to themselves.
“I just do not have the courage to learn how to flip houses for a living. Financial freedom requires too much work. I am safe in my current job and making a change is just too risky for me. Even though I am unhappy with my current situation, I just don’t have what it takes to overcome fear and take action.”
While the exact wording may be different each time this person auto-suggests this string of thoughts, the impact is the same. The general feeling of this string of thoughts is negative. When this type of thinking is repeated (auto-suggested) time and time again for weeks, months and sometimes even years, the result is a person who is “stuck” unhappily in their current situation-unable to learn how to flip houses.
The good news is that the same person could use auto-suggestion to become “unstuck” and make forward progress in achieving their house flipping dreams.
For example, here is a string of thoughts that could, over time, help a person become unstuck and take action towards achieving their dreams and goals.
“Right now I am unhappy with my current situation, but that is OK because I know I am not destined to be in this situation forever. I believe that I have what it takes to accomplish my goals and dreams, because I know I have unlimited potential. I also have faith that if I stick with it and never give up, I will learn how to flip houses and my dreams and goals will in time come to fruition.”
I would like you to pause here for a moment, and re-read both of the above strings of thoughts.
How does the first string of thoughts make you feel as you read it? Most likely after reading that string of thoughts you feel slightly negative, perhaps even slightly depressed.
However the second string of thoughts has the exact opposite effect. How do you feel after reading the second string of thoughts? Odds are you feel slightly more positive, hopeful and perhaps even excited.
Now imagine you could multiply that feeling by a hundred or even a thousand. How would that impact your ability to learn how to flip houses and achieve your dreams and goals?
Can you imagine how awful you would feel if you consistently repeated the first, negative string of thoughts to yourself day in and day out for months and months?
On the other hand, can you imagine how wonderful you would feel if you consistently repeated the second, positive string of thoughts to yourself day in and day out for months and months?
This is the foundation of auto-suggestion. If right now you do not possess the confidence to proceed toward your dreams, then don’t worry about it. You can use auto-suggestion, over time, to create the confidence you need.
And if you currently are down in the dumps with regards to your current situation, then realize that your own habits of thought may have gotten you there. Also realize that by simply changing your thinking, you can change your situation.
To learn how to flip houses and launch your own house flipping career, you must develop the right type of mindset. Auto-suggestion is one highly helpful and incredibly effective method of developing the mindset that will help you achieve your dreams.
You can learn how to flip houses for a living-you just have to think and believe that you can. Thank you Napoleon Hill!
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