MB282: Reframe Adversity as Rocket Fuel – With Mike ‘C-Roc’ Ciorrocco

09.06.2021 - By Financial Freedom with Real Estate Investing

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Most people see adversity as a bad thing and avoid it at all costs. But what if setbacks are simply part of the journey to success? What if we can convert adversity into rocket fuel and use it to propel us to the next level? Mike ‘C-Roc’ Ciorrocco is the CEO of People Building, Inc. and Cofounder of the emerging tech company Blooprinted. He was named one of the Top Business Leaders to Follow in 2020 by Yahoo Finance and was #1 on their list of Top Mortgage Professionals the same year. Mike is also the host of What Are You Made Of? and the bestselling author of Rocket Fuel: Convert Setbacks, Become Unstoppable. On this episode of Financial Freedom with Real Estate Investing, Mike joins cohost Garrett Lynch and me to explain why adversity is a good thing, describing how he converts setbacks into rocket fuel to become unstoppable. He walks us through the 3 C’s for achieving any big goal, challenging us to get clear on what we want and commit to taking consistent action. Listen in to find out how Mike got into business with Grant Cardone and learn his approach to reframing adversity as your best teacher. Key Takeaways   The rocket fuel that makes Mike unstoppable 'Dirty fuel’ of difficult childhood Future dreams to pull forward How Mike lifted himself out of a negative environment Mom encouraged to be leader Never bought other’s BS to justify failures Mike’s 3 C’s for realizing you’re not stuck Clarity Commitment Consistency The importance of your peer group Bad things happen with wrong associates Surround self with people aligned with mission Why people have a hard time committing to a goal Say it’s hard, try to make self right Program self to best-case scenario Why Mike encourages people to tell their story Journey to success often invisible Adversity = part of process The 3 reasons people don’t share their story Don’t think people care Embarrassed by story Underestimate power to impact others Why adversity is ultimately a good thing Helps course correct when getting off track Teaches how to get where going Mike’s approach to bouncing back from a big setback SWOT analysis of worst-case scenario Don’t worry what other people think How Mike got into business with Grant Cardone Read 10X Rule, got immersed in his content Connect with Grant’s team to share successes Ask to write forward for Rocket Fuel Work together to launch 10X Incubator What Mike wants to be remembered for Make people feel unstoppable Elevate others to achieve potential Connect with Mike Ciorrocco Mike on Clubhouse Mike on Instagram Mike on LinkedIn What Are You Made Of? Podcast Blooprinted Resources Access Michael’s Blueprint to Your First Multifamily Deal Training Learn About Michael’s Mentoring Program Join the Nighthawk Equity Investor Club Rocket Fuel: Convert Setbacks, Become Unstoppable by Mike Ciorrocco Grant Cardone 10X Incubator The 10X Rule: The Only Difference Between Success and Failure by Grant Cardone Grant Cardone Sales Training University The Miracle Morning: The Not-So-Obvious Secret Guaranteed to Transform Your Life by Hal Elrod Vivid Vision: A Remarkable Tool for Aligning Your Business Around a Shared Vision of the Future by Cameron Herold Podcast Show Notes Michael’s Website  Michael on Facebook  Michael on Instagram  Michael on YouTube  Apartment Investor Network Facebook Group 

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