EP.17 – Hal Elrod Shares How He Was Clinically Dead For Six Minutes: One Statement That Saved His Life & Changed Mine

August 1st, 2013 by

A powerhouse entrepreneur at age 19, Hal Elrod had become a record breaking sales rep for a $200 million marketing company – until everything change. His life was forever altered at age 20 when a drunk driver hit him head on at 70mph. Pronounced dead at the scene, Hal survived without a heartbeat for six minutes only to later awaken from a coma and be told that he would never walk again. It was a single statement that helped him to conquer his circumstances by rebuilding both his body and his life. Hal’s story is one of both inspiration and education as he is now a best selling author, keynote speaker, and educator teaching others how to take control of their life. His story and his lessons have dramatically impacted my life and it could be said that CatalystMLM would not have exist without him. Listen and it will change your life.

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The ‘30 Ways In 30 Days: Proven Paths To Success‘ interview series features MLM millionaires, industry leading multi-level marketing trainers, powerhouse network marketing business coaches, best selling authors, and even a professional sword swallower. All of them have come together in this exclusive series to give your business value by sharing their stories, experiences, and secrets to success through inspirational education.

“I can’t change it. I can only control how I reach to it.” ~ Hal Elrod – Tweet This


“Accept life before it happens.” – Tweet This
“Expect the best, but expect the rest.” – Tweet This
“Whatever follows ‘I am’ will find you.” – Tweet This
“Change is born out of inspiration or desperation.” – Tweet This
“If it’s humanly possible, then it’s possible for me.” – Tweet This
“You’re allowed to be upset, but only for five minutes.” – Tweet This
“It’s not about you, it’s about what you unlock in others.” – Tweet This
“Success is something you attract by the person you become.” – Tweet This
“The way you start your day is how the rest of the day goes.” – Tweet This
“Worry is the act of projecting non-acceptance into the future.” – Tweet This
“Accept what you can’t change and be grateful for everything else.” – Tweet This
“When faced with adversity we all have a choice of how we will respond.” – Tweet This
“Non-acceptance of things we can’t change causes us pain and adds no value.” – Tweet This
“Your level of success will seldom exceed your level of personal development.” – Tweet This
“You have to become a ‘Level 10’ person if you want to attract ‘Level 10’ success.” – Tweet This
“The grander the adversity, the more difficult it is to choose the proper response.” – Tweet This
“If you want your life to be different you have to be willing to do something different first.” – Tweet This
“The secret to emotional freedom say, I can’t change it. I can only control how I react to it.” – Tweet This
“All negative negative emotions are self created. They add no value and at to hide the solution.” – Tweet This
“The first thought we have in the morning is usually the last thought we had before bed.” – Tweet This

Resources We Shared:

The Life Changing: ‘Chan’t Change It’ Philosophy with Hal Elrod
Taking Life Head On (The Hal Elrod Story) by Hal Elrod
The Miracle Morning: Transform Your Life Before 8AM by Hal Elrod
How To Grow Your Network Marketing Business by Jim Rohn
The Starfish and the Spider: The Unstoppable Power of Leaderless Organizations by Ori Brafman

My (Brian’s) Miracle Morning Routine (5:00AM to 7:45AM)

5:00AM – Wake Up (Brush Teeth, Wash Face, Drink 8oz Water, Stretch) 10 min
5:10AM – Meditation (Yoga, Controlled Breathing, Heart Chat) 15 min
5:25AM – Incantation Statements (Read Out Loud With Conviction) 10 min
5:30AM – Visualization Questions (Video Diary Recorded In Studio) 5 min
5:35AM – Read (Self-Help, Books, Magazines, Articles) 20 min
6:55AM – Write (Journaling In Daily Diary – Not Blogging!) 10 min
6:05AM – Stretch (Neck, Shoulders, Hips, Legs, Drink 8oz Water) 10 min
6:15AM – Vigorous Exercise (Running, Cardio, Weight Lifting) 60 min
7:15AM – Get Ready (Shower, Shave, Dress, Make Smoothie, Vitamins) 30 min
7:45AM – Start The Day (Smile, Be Awesome, Don’t Shrug Shoulders)

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With more than a decade of experience in the industry, Brian brings his network marketing background and expertise to the forefront of the CatalystMLM team. He believes that people are confined only by the walls they create for themselves and seeks to help others overcome those, and any other, obstacles that impede them from success. Brian’s mission in life is to help others build their ideal lifestyle and check every last dream off their list because you only have one life and he wants to help you make it amazing. He is a multi-level marketer, internet marketer, social strategist, coach, Apple lover, new media nerd, runner, and world traveler.

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