James is a public speaker, a married guy for fifteen years and a proud father. James is an expert in buying good inexpensive used cars. His mission is to help others get their own quality cash cars without carrying loads of debt.
How to start communicating your ideas to the world
- Create your own blog
- Write your ideas
- Look and follow the people in the same niche as yours
- Join groups, engage and interact with the people your following
- Build relationships online and offline
MY BIGGEST TAKEAWAY!
“Believe in yourself. Take the steps toward your dream. Get yourself in a financial position where you can go for your dream. Don’t believe it’s too far away… Start from where you are, start making better decisions.”
“Find somebody that’s doing what you want to do and emulate them.”
After a week of gleaning from several podcast episodes, this was the best episode based on its takeaways.
The primary goal of PodcastTakeAways.com is to help listeners choose podcasts by providing information before they even listen to an episode. This will help them assess which one will provide them with maximized learning and enjoyment.
The Podcast Episode of the Week winner is:
Cash Car Convert EP8 -Simple Life Together with Dan and Vanessa Haynes
The episode moved as Dan and Vanessa talked about how to live a simple life together, why they lived this kind of lifestyle, and how this would benefit those who would choose to live a simple yet fulfilling life!
In this episode, you’ll learn:
Dan & Vanessa Hayes’ first car and how they got it
What inspired Dan & Vanessa to live a simplified life
Dan & Vanessa’s turning point in deciding what they really want in life
Figuring out how to live a simple life
The birth of Simple Life Together Podcast
The Project 333
Challenging the minimalist’s mindset
Discipline in buying clothes and Seasonal wardrobes
Being mindful of how you’re spending your money and why you should be careful in your purchases
The “Consumer Society”
Other areas in life that Dan & Vanessa simplified
Being a strategic and smart buyer
Ask first and think about it: “Do we really need to buy it?”
5 Pillars that guide Dan & Vanessa with all their decisions 1. Faith 2. Family 3. Finances 4. Fitness 5. Freedom
Intentionality and smart decisions
Vanessa’s story of her $24-25,000 credit card debt in the past
The one thing that Dan and Vanessa wanted to pass on to others
MY BIGGEST TAKEAWAY!
“Walk yourself into a life plan… Know what you want to look like at the end. The things to get there will reveal themselves and you need to honour those.”
Buy things that are of high quality, and you won’t need as much.
Focus on creating, not just consuming.
Be disciplined and get rid of unnecessary things.
There is nothing more empowering than to be out of debt.