People, Profits & Purpose Podcast – Stephen Bock – Episode 3 – Reaching the summit, in business and in life
2:40 Where did it all begin for Stephen Bock? From bunny hopping from small town to small town out in the country, to moving to the big smoke … and early entrepreneurial exploits.
Stephen’s stepping stones to an illustrious sales career!
7:24 Taking on Mt Everest (The Hill)
8:54 The intensive 11 months training regime to get a world beating team ready to climb.
9:10 Success is determined in the training cycle.
9:35 WOW! The training cycle to take on Everest. Brace yourself… not for the squeamish!
11:40 It ain’t no walk in the park…. 60 days of climbing…
12:30 You’d be dead within 2 or 3 minutes without acclimatising first.
13:54 Conditioning – beyond breaking point! It’s all in the mind!
15:20 It’s about becoming comfortable with the uncomfortable.
15:40 The bid for the summit… going down to climb higher. The strategy!
16:44 The final push up “The Hill” – it’s like six days of doing 4 marathons a day
17:02 Everest “Lets You On Her”…. It’s a spiritual type thing. Respect!
17:29 No one conquers a mountain – the mountain dictates things
21:29 Realise – you are not in control!
It’s a great reality check.
23:55 What are the last few steps before the summit really like?
27:00 18minutes on the summit – a long time!
28:08 It’s a blacker sky on top of the world…. 29028 feet – I’m in space!!!
NOTE: NEED an IMAGE OF STEPHEN To PUT IN SHOW NOTES (Mentioned by nick) On the Mountain
30:00 The things used to climb are the same for succeeding in life. It’s 60 days of mini goals… step by step.
31:00 To succeed you need to train much harder than the environment you’re going into.
31:42 “Who you are” – is what you’re doing when no one is watching you…
32:17 Surround yourself with a superteam. We can’t be experts in everything!
33:00 Grab people that are better than you – and learn and grow!
34:09 When you’ve stood on top of the world – how do you keep passionate?
34:55 Give 100% or stay in bed
37:07 A day in the life of Stephen Bock…. It’s a doozy! Tiring just listening to him! How to get four hours ahead of your competition – everyday!
38:32 The snooze button – aka the “failure button“
40:35 Success leaves clues…. It’s all about the routine! Focus and incremental steps.
42:00 Where does your inspiration come from? Tony Robins… a stand out in the personal growth space. Tom Hopkins. Love biographies and non-fiction…. Being continually inspired.
43:40 BOOK RECOMMENDATION?
Think and Grow Rich – Napoleon Hill
44:13 How do you recharge? Planes trains and motorbikes!