What Expert Authority World™ is saying about the show:

What Expert Authority World™ is saying about the show:

  • Great show!
    by Gisele_Oliveira from United States

    I'm absolutely hooked on this podcast! Huge kudos to Mario for consistently delivering top-notch episodes. Keep up the fantastic work!

  • Amazing Guests, Real World Advice
    by Demi @ Comcastro.com from United States

    Just wanted to say thank you, Mario! Great practical ideas and such enthusiasm. I recommend this show for anyone looking to change their mindset through access to access to some great real world inspiration.

  • These podcasts have some great nuggets!!
    by Jen from Fort Worth from United States

    Mario has an A guest list that go out of their way to give you their best tips to be successful in your business endeavor. I’ve learned so much in a short amount of time. Highly recommend!

  • Inspiring Real World and Practical
    by SheriTraxler from United States

    Love the inspiration of “hey if they can do this so can I “ And that there is practical ideas from their expertise too Also love the variety of times

  • SUPER PRO production, and better content
    by JoshRamsey from South Africa

    Hits the nail on the head, and brings practical insight while doing it!

  • Enthusiasm and experience
    by Cfow110 from United States

    Mario is an enthusiastic experienced interviewer. He creates conversations with great content but also leaves room for some whimsy with his imperfect action round questions.

  • What an Enjoyable Show!
    by BretRidgway from United States

    Mario Frachini is the consummate pro when it comes to being a podcast host. The time just flew by and the conversation was great!

  • Great Show!
    by erseburse from United States

    Always providing great content- keep it up!

  • Insightful, inspiring and empowering!!
    by Anya Bartholomew from United States

    This is a gem!! You've got to pay attention to "little" things to appreciation the power of this incredible useful information!! The more you listen, the more you love it! Try and you'll see!!

  • Love love love
    by Tanyamariedube from Canada

    What a great show. I loved listening to your episode with Dave Lorenzo on the 60 Second Sale. As someone who loves sales (but loathed them when I started with cold calls and cold door knocking), I loved what he said about hearing the word “no”. In sales, we are trained to look for the no’s. It makes us really good at it if we can really get into it. What you two were talking about with regard to how our limitations are i’’our minds really resonated with me. I love that because it’s a game changer when you understand that sales is just about helping people solve a massive problem and getting paid for it and then taking imperfect action, get on your feet and have fun. Thanks so much! Love this show.

  • Amazing podcast!
    by maddie@podcastingyou from United States

    This podcast is incredibly informative and empowering! Each episode is an insightful deep dive into an entrepreneurial story that highlights tenacity, innovation, and advice to help you level up in your own journey.

    by Mitko I. from Bulgaria

    A ton of value, keep rocking!

  • Great show!
    by Gisele_Oliveira from United States

    I love this show. The host is really entertaining and the content is pure gold. This podcast became my top show. Keep up the great work, Mario!

  • Insightful and wide ranging
    by purpletom111 from United Kingdom

    This is an excellent podcast for anyone looking to optimise their business. Mario is a fabulous host with brilliant questions and a relaxed, friendly demeanour. I loved Episode 261 about Growth Marketing, really useful - high product quality is the best marketing strategy out there!

  • Brilliant insights from the best…
    by jxywvut from United States

    No matter what big business mountain you are trying to summit, the EA podcast has something amazing to inspire and teach you how to start or scale your venture. I love tuning in every day to learn actionable insights from a new expert or industry. So much value to sink your teeth into. Give it a listen!

  • Top Notch Quality Content for Authentic Leaders
    by dropinceo from United States

    A meticulous production, a highly professional host with authentic conversation creates an amazing experience for the listener. A must listen for insights and inspiration for the Entreprener or C-Suite Leader.

  • Love it!
    by Mariann!! from United States

    It’s definitely worth your time if you are trying to stay informed.

  • Actionable and Inspiring
    by Ben_Cook28 from United States

    I appreciate the authenticity, quality of the guests, and insights from this podcast

  • Essential content for your entrepreneurial journey
    by MCarmen Baldovi from United Kingdom

    Mario’s interviews are full of valuable tips from business experts that you shouldn’t miss in your entrepreneurial journey. Listening to this podcast is being a massive help for me and I hope it is for you.

  • Wealth of Information
    by KPM D. from United States

    Great interviews. Always great to have the opportunity to hear from experts in their fields and glean from their years of wisdom. Keep up the good work!

  • Packed with actionable content!
    by mwforrester from United States

    Mario has a top-notch podcast with outstanding guests! I’m able to come away with information that I can apply to my own business, to generate growth and increase my ability to provide positive impact. When you spend your time to listen to an episode of EA Effect you can be sure that you will get an amazing return on time investment.

  • Powerful!
    by MichaelUnbroken from United States

    This is the show I needed 13 years ago before I ruined my first business. I think being able to have tangible and practical insight from people who are one step ahead of you is everything congrats to Mario for an amazing show! - @MichaelUnbroken

  • First Rate Host and Brilliant Guests
    by Wade Galt from United States

    Mario is an extremely well prepared and professional host that gets the best out of his guests. He interviews fundamentally sound guests to share powerful business strategies and wisdom. Definitely worth your time to listen.

  • Great show.
    by mdaciuk from Canada

    Excellent interviews and guests. Liked the show on how to defend your reputation. “Customers, communities and critics.” Good way at looking at stakeholders. Thanks for the great content.

  • Great topics - and tips!
    by Kate | EOFire from United States

    Loving Mario’s podcast! Not only does he hit so many great topics, but his episodes are filled with tips and strategies you can actually use right now. For example, I just listened to his episode about Podmatch with Alex SanFilippo, and Mario doesn’t just read off a list of questions and move through the interview robotically - he actually has a conversation, and shares his own experiences with the power of guest podcasting and why others should be doing this to grow their own audience. Thank you, Mario! Keep up the heat!

  • So glad I found this podcast!
    by Nate804 from United States

    I’m so excited to continue jumping into episodes of this podcast. So much knowledge from so many successful business men & women. Adding this to my weekly workflow for sure!

  • So much information
    by abal31 from United States

    Such a great show. So much information and helps with many areas of our business.

  • 0285: Sales Driven Agency: Helping Founders Become Predictable, Sustainable and Scalable
    by Mary2577 from Philippines

    Thank you so much and keep on doing more great show.

  • Easily One of My Favorites
    by ScottDGray from United States

    I recently discovered Expert Authority Effect. It’s quickly worked it’s way onto my list of must listen podcasts. The episodes are less than an hour and packed with great information from top-level entrepreneurs.

  • Priceless Content!
    by megan@podcastingyou from United States

    Mario does such a good job covering a variety of topics. His guests offer awesome advice as well. I would recommend this show to anyone looking to learn more about entrepreneurship!

  • Very helpful
    by Luke and Susie from Australia

    As a business owner I love being challenged to see things a different way and be reminded of how to do thing better. This podcast has been so helpful to do that.

  • Great Show
    by emj-js from United States

    Mario does an excellent job being fun an entertaining while asking insightful questions to draw out the experise of his guests. Thoughtful, helpful conversations to make work and life better. Thanks!

  • Smart Ways to Gift
    by Michelle Kaplan from United States

    I learned some key things during Mario's interview with Chelsea Martin on gifting. What stands out is how impactful direct mail really is and how important a customized presentation of your products not only creates happy customers, but also a great referral source. Thank you!

  • Heart Centered Success
    by Macnjacs from United States

    Your interview with Brandon Fong was great. I appreciated the fact you started with the 3 steps, it was so valuable it really made me want to hear more. Thanks!

  • Love this show!
    by Gisele_Oliveira from United States

    This is so far my favorite podcast. It’s been my weekly dose of motivation and inspiration. Keep up the great work, Mario !

  • So much value!
    by Loose Seeds from United States

    The conversation with James, Sana and John Lee Dumas was awesome. Unique questions were asked by the hosts and JLD responded with gems that I stick right into my pocket. Thanks for this valuable info on how to up my podcasting game guys!

  • Always Enjoy Mario's Interviews!
    by HarloB from United States

    I really enjoy Mario and his shows. The Stress and Anger in the Workplace episode was great because it cut to the chase of all the issues around this topic. Great interview!

  • Great Podcast
    by 11Dreamer11 from United States

    Really interesting interviews that are really well done! Great listen and great for inspiration.

  • Innovative
    by Michelle Kaplan from United States

    I love Mario's energy! It captures my attention throughout his podcasts. Listenng to him and his guests, their ideas, actions, and accomplishments makes me brainstorm what's next for my business. Relevant and fresh!

  • Inspiriation 7 Days A Week!
    by ST Rappaport | LifePix from United States

    Mario doesn't miss a day. No matter what is going on, there's an episode relase. Mario is on a mission and nothing is going to stop him. He's a real model to be doing these interviews!

  • An Expert on Experts!
    by Powerful Eric from United States

    Love this show! Mario's show is a asset to podcasting. Thanks for helping others Mario!

  • Now I know
    by Margo Lovett from United States

    Mario, I see how active and generous you are in Podcast Paradise. Today, I listened to a few of your shows - episodes 1 & 59. Episode 1 brought me into the moment of prayer. You produced a show according to the Spirit. Now I know why you are so generous, able to operate from your seat of genius. Margo Lovett

  • Keeping the Books
    by E-World from United States

    Great interview with Judith keeping Net Profits as key thing to look at. Interesting point she made some owners make 30 millions but not enough Net to take a paycheck.

  • Excellent podcast
    by Atomickitten99 from United States

    I’m enjoying the guest interviews. They are packed full of great nuggets! Thank you.

  • Unique - Engaging - Bold
    by Paul D Johnson from United States

    As host of interveiw based The God Zone Show podcast I fournd Mario's show uniquely valuable in providing inpriation and engouragment for my work.

  • Fun, insightful, and quality production
    by koltrass from United States

    Mario brings in top-notch guests for engaging conversations on a variety of topics. Moreover, his attention to technical (e.g. audio, editing) quality is obvious and makes a difference. Listen to be entertained and enlightened!

  • Inspiring interviews to take the next step!
    by BillableWithBaby from United States

    Inspiring interviews with interesting entrepreneurs inform and motivate you to take things to the next level. Always good things to learn and implement. Thank you Mario!

  • Pure value, I love it
    by Jdoggg222 from United States

    Mario has a way of asking the questions I am wondering as the guest is speaking. He seems to intentionally ask the questions that most benefit you as a listener. Great podcast!

  • Loved the Craig Handley Episode
    by MHillfan from United States

    Mario’s energy is infectious and Craig Handley is a character and some. But really every episode brings out the uniqueness of each guest. This pod has become one of my must listens›

  • Inspiring. Informative.
    by SunDevil from United States

    Mario is incredibly inspiring and does something few other podcast hosts can manage to do… allow his guests to actuall talk at length and answer his questions. He offers great information and I really appreciate that he is invested in what his guests have to offer as well. Other podcasts come across as an ego stroke for the host, but this podcast is truly here to help guests share their stories as well to the benefit of the listener. Worth subscribing.

  • Game changer
    by TimLawson21 from United States

    This podcast is informative and inspiring. I love it!

  • If you are a wanna be entrepreneur look no further!
    by Elisa Di Napoli from United Kingdom

    Great podcast full of interesting insights. The host is engaging and thoughtful and I can say I have enjoyed listening to each episode!

  • Amazing Interviews not to miss!!!
    by Jbower1282 from United States

    Consistantly uniques interviews or amazing people really making it happen.

  • Mario is a great host with great questions!
    by alexdesigns from United States

    Take a few minutes out of your day to listen to Mario. He is a super smart guy and I love the questions he asks his guests.

  • A great podcast for dreamers and do-ers!
    by Chiquita2727 from United States

    Lots of great information and inspiration for anyone who wants to turn dreams into reality. Mario brings a lot of spot-on information to this podcast.

  • Great Show
    by Palminchen from London from United Kingdom

    Love the broad selection of topics for inner

  • Amazing inspirational stories
    by colas_18 from United Kingdom

    This podcast is so good. The stories from the people sharing their stories about their struggles in life and how they overcame these struggles is just inspirational and helped me push harder when things get tough. Keep up the good work with these amazing interviews Mario.

  • Fantastic
    by sttoggyigctdrvy from United States

    Mario goes above & beyond on his show. Lots of great information for his listeners!

  • Top Learning
    by BLNT PPTT from Hungary

    Love hearing these great interviews with a great host. Keep up the good work!

  • Mario inspires!
    by Fatherof10yrold from United States

    These interviews are fantastic. Mario inspires with great questions that draw out great answers from his guests!

  • Expert authority!
    by Tara Williams Phone from United States

    Mario shares some amazing people on this podcast and they have some gold to share!

  • Great show!
    by Karen @ Interview Valet from United States

    Mario is an awesome podcast host! I love the FB Live interviews and the opportunity for listeners to engage in real time. The audio and video quality is spot on every time. Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss anything! You won't be sorry.

  • A Podcasters Inspiration!
    by JamieKullman from United States

    Mario has so much insight and delivers such incredible value through his show. I just started listening, but I've already learned so much from him and his wonderful interviews. Keep up the awesome work!!

  • Quality professionalism
    by VirtForce from United States

    I can’t say enough about how pristine and professional Mario is in his interviews. He truly wants his guests to have the best experience and recording possible. And not to mention he is fun and knows how to put people at ease in front of the camera.

  • How to conquer your limiting beliefs
    by Dave4syth from United States

    Listen to episode 103 an dlearn how to overcome your limiting beliefs. Great advice.

  • I can’t believe how much I learned in just one episode
    by AwesomeMontana from United States

    Mario is knowledgeable, curious and able to bring great guests that deliver value that every business needs to understand! Outstanding podcast!

  • Great content!
    by Cory Lee Leadership from United States

    Mario does a great job of providing relevant information and bringing on guests to share their expertise in a variety of fields. Highly recommend his podcast!

  • Fascinating interviews
    by Bill Ringle from United States

    Mario brings on accomplished guests and draws out their expertise and stories in a way that leaves me on the edge of my seat. Keep up the great work, Mario!

  • Love It!
    by Laura Moreno Cabanillas from India

    Loving this podcasts, an entrepreneur I really appreciate the energy and passion being shared to help us grow our business. Keep up the great work.

  • Boost my Amazon sales!
    by SurvivalDad from United States

    I tap Amazon as one of my sales channels and your interview with John Ghiorso was an eye-opener. Ignore at your own peril!

  • Great Podcast for Leaders
    by grice79 from United States

    So much great advice from great people. I especially liked the recent episode on upping your presentation game. Very helpful!!

  • Interesting and USEFUL
    by Banking On Music from United States

    I love being able to use the info provided by your interviewers to make my career more successful!

  • Love It!
    by LauraMore from United States

    I loved the Memorial Day episode, Mario! Thanks so much for creating this awesome podcast!

  • Memorial Day
    by Dave4syth from United States

    I really enjoyed the Memorial Day episode. It was a sincere and heart felt tribute to our veterans.

  • Flawless interview style
    by GninraeL14 from United States

    Mario makes everyone appear even more interesting to me. Great format and style!

  • Come here for value
    by Joshua User 202! from Canada

    Really appreciated this podcast for the raw, genuine interviews. Love it!

  • Crisp and interesting interviews
    by Joel Goobich from United States

    As someone who created one of the first podcasts dedicated to video marketing, I was very impressed by your recent episode about using video. Your interview style is crisp and interesting

  • If you are in business, this podcast needs to be on your playlist.
    by Macstephen1 from United States

    Mario has a great conversational style that helps his guests shine. This show is a must if you have an entrepreneurial spirit. It provides thought provoking content that will help any businessperson in their quest for success.

  • New Subscriber here and on your YouTube Channel
    by Angela Brown Oberer from United States

    Wow Mario you have a real knack for interviewing. You ask great questions and have a fun way of keeping the conversations lively and interesting. After listening to your episode with Owen Video I subscribed to your podcast and then I hunted you down on YouTube. High Five and great job!

  • Very Professional & Engaging Show!
    by Mitche Graf from United States

    Mario is extremely engaging and can hold your attention, and is a great interviewer! He has some great guests that really get into the details of running a successful business. Keep up the great work Mario!

  • Great Content
    by Pilar S. from United States

    Excellent! LOTS of advice from experts. The most recent episode talks about speaking–a must-listen for anyone who presents or is thinking about presenting.

  • Great content!
    by @Mentally_Strong from United States

    I really enjoy your podcast each time I listen. The content helps any entreprenur level up with they do. Keep it up and thanks for each episode.

  • Professional and Informative
    by Bruce at Mindfulness Mode from Canada

    Mario Fachini is an excellent interviewer and has terrific guests on the show. I highly recommend this podcast.

  • Great Podcast
    by Amber Fuhriman from United States

    I love the topic of this podcast. The episode with Tod Lindsay is super super helpful!!

  • Great find!
    by Reed Stiles from United States

    Great message and content. Stumbled upon this due to the cool logo, stayed for the content.

  • Great show and great host!
    by Laurapowers44 from United States

    Love what Mario offers! So glad he is doing his show and providing all this helpful info! Keep them coming!

  • Walks the walk
    by Me15463 from United States

    Mario encapsulates everything he talks about on the show. Be sure to tune in to this!

  • Honest and authentic
    by Deano3622 from United Kingdom

    Wow, just come across this podcast. Mario is such an awesome guy. He comes across so honest and genuine. Loved the content. I honestly don’t know where you find the time?! Keep it up Mario, love how honest and real you are!

  • Walks the walk
    by Me15463 from United States

    Mario encapsulates everything he talks about on the show. Be sure to tune in to the this!

  • Great and insightful!
    by Karty12345 from Australia

    I really enjoyed this podcast, so much relevant content. Thank you!

  • So much Value..!
    by Alex Dali Rizo from United States

    Great content, I really recommend this to any Entrepreneur looking to excel in their path, Mario brings topic experts to teach and inspire your day

  • Inspirational Intentional Information
    by 10Kforte from United States

    This podcast shares the stories from people that are doing whatever it takes to rise up and help others along the way. “What Are You Made Of” is one of the many messages shared on the podcast. There are so many takeaways that are applicable to anyone. I really enjoyed listening.

  • Wow!
    by Tyscoaching from Australia

    Just listened to the 'rescue site AED Program' episode! If you love epic stories and inspirational people, this is the podcast for you!

  • Motivation on Tap
    by AnthonyPGarcia from United States

    Mario brings on some of the most impactful entrepreneurs to hear from. He dives into the key performance factors of their business. He extracts information very well and keeps the show flowing very smoothly. Definitely a show to subscribe to!

  • Starting a Movement
    by JustMe2say from United States

    There are many areas of business and entrepreneurs have an opporunity to gain some insight with this podcast. Excellent interviews!

  • Great Podcast For Entrepreneurs!
    by The Big Game Hunter from United States

    Full of knowledgeable guests and useful information that will help you accomplish your goals in business and in life!

  • Mario Truly Care About His Guests
    by Podcast Junkies from United States

    Having met Mario and spent time with him at Podfest I can truly say that he is passionate about his show. He’s genuine and that clearly comes through in his own story and what he brings to every interview.

  • Put your thinking cap on!
    by Sergeson from United States

    This is probably one of the most information dense podcasts I’ve listened to in many moons. Each episode could easily be expanded out into 2 or 3 hours. Mario does a great job of asking the right questions to get his guests to reveal great tips, tricks and advice. Sure a lot of information can be applied to an entrepreneur but I found a lot of advice applicable to my personal life. This podcast is definitely worth my time to listen to and I’m looking forward to more episodes to come. Great job!

  • Relavant for anyone!
    by HarloB from United States

    I really enjoy Mario and his shows. The Stress and Anger in the Workplace episode was great because it cut to the chase of all the issues around this topic. Great interview!

  • Mario nails it!
    by Mickiezada from United States

    I've listened to Mario for a long time...his podcast is well produced, his guests are influencers and authentic authority, and chock full of insights and inspiration for entrepreneurs. Love it!

  • Mario is the real deal
    by jamesnewcomb.io from United States

    I’ve known Mario personally and professionally for over a year now. He is genuinely interested in helping people succeed, and consistently over delivers in his interactions and valuable advice with fellow entrepreneurs, podcasters, what have you. In this era of showmen who “give value” only if they think they’ll get something in return, Mario stands out as a man among men. Listen to his show and learn what true leadership and value in the marketplace mean.

  • Listening On My Entrepreneurial Journey
    by FromLisa2 from United States

    I was surprised when I stumbled over the servant leadership that shows up in these episodes. It's collaborative. It's focused on relationships with clients versus transactions. I especially enjoyed the episode on getting clients without "selling" because it's more about genuine relationship building.

  • A Gift
    by Lisa Vogt from United States

    Mario uses all his talents, gifts and abilities to produce this life affirming show. It's incredible that we are able to grow our abilities and develop our talents and gifts just through subscribing and listening. Thank you Mario!

  • This show is ON FIRE!
    by tibor.mindsethorizon from United States

    Love your show Mario! Your niche is close to mine but I focus more on mindset and manifestation in a business setting. I tuned into episode #103 with Karen Brown which is dope! Keep up the great work!

  • Entrepreneur Must Listen
    by HWoodwriter from United States

    If you’re an entrepreneur this is a must listen show. So many inside tips and thought processes behind moving your business forward. Mario does a great job with the guests by asking the right questions at the right time. He and his guests give the information you need to grow your business and leadership skills.

  • What a show!!
    by CWLuecke from United States

    Man, do I love interviews with world-changers! Mario does an excellent job gathering the cream of the crop for his show and giving insightful interviews. Check it out!

  • Loved it!
    by Seodrigo from United States

    This interview was very enjoyable. Mario brought on a wise guest by the name of Michael Lauria. I loved the interview and Michael's perspective on the topic. He had wonderful insights and around min 31, he hit something very profound. Excited to share what I learned today with others. Way to go!

  • Great listen
    by trinity3712 from United States

    Good listen. Great range of guests and topics. Something here is you keep listening will help you in many areas of life and leadership b

  • Great Knowledge!
    by Jon Vroman FRD from United States

    Great show Mario! So much valuable information in one episode!

  • Excellent show, very imformative!
    by Shaolin Soprano from United States

    Mario loving the podcast bro, great content, immense value. Enjoying these interviews!!!

  • Helpful Information!
    by The Medicare Nation from United States

    Love the valuable information on these episodes! Lots of tips & tricks for every Entrepreneur to use. Kudos Mario! Diane Daniels Host of Medicare Nation

  • Love Mario’s Attitude
    by marisaimon from United States

    Mario’s heart shines through his interviews, making these fun and positive, and the people he brings on offer such a wealth of knowledge.

  • Lots of Great Info!
    by DarlajPowell from United States

    Mario provides lots of great info and advice in this 7 day a week show.

  • Great Content!
    by LanceJohnson_ from United States

    Mario does a great job of share valuable information that every entrepreneur could use and apply to their journey. Great work! 🙂

  • Important information!
    by Allmenow from United States

    Very engaging information. Mario draws out experiences and knowledge from his guests. Loved the show!

  • Difference-Maker
    by Unlimited Beliefs from United States

    Mario is a master at bringing out, shining a light on, and internalizing the difference-making mindset. His knowledge and experience and mission enable him to synthesize information into diamonds for all of us! What you want is accessible by taking in this show!

  • Excellent Information
    by Stallion golf from United States

    Great advice and information with a wonderful blend of topics! Loved the episode with the british healthcare professional and the ideas shared on how to make the industry better.

  • Motivating and valuable information
    by Calvin Javier from United States

    Great insight on mindset from business leaders and entrepreneurs making things happen. Definitely worth your attention. Will be listening and learning more!

  • Good information
    by FIRE NATION! from United States

    Engaging interview with a british health pro, I was surprised to hear the similarties and the application she has for making healthcare better

  • Greatness
    by MiaSportFanatic from United States

    Have had the chance to listen to one show so far but man, we should be paying for this information. Lots of greatness. Thanks for the heart to serve.

  • Listen to the experts - and thrive!
    by The Marketing Book Podcast from United States

    There's a lot of advice out there these days but, sadly, a lot (and I mean a LOT) of is from people with little to no expertise. That's not the case with this gem of a show. Listen to what the experts say and profit from the experience!

  • Show is amazing!
    by JohnnySwim32 from United States

    I love learning about mindset and how to master my thoughts. This show provide the tools!

  • Great show!
    by Jefferson_79 from United States

    Great information for all businesses.

  • Good value!
    by Audrey purplele from United States

    Great information that applies to any business! I really felt he provided value for my time.

  • Interesting Topic
    by Eric Oler from United States

    Interesting topic. Great interviews. Keep up the hard work!

  • Helpful Advice from Experts
    by ichuck2 from United States

    Mario talks to experts in a wide range of subject matters and asks good questions to pull out helpful advice.

  • What a great show!
    by Christopher List from United States

    Mario really brings out the best in his guests. The police dog trainer had such a great story. Can’t wait to hear more!

  • Great!!!
    by tommye w-c from United States

    Great podcast, awesome guests, incredible host!!!

  • Fun & informative
    by Saoirse Sky from United States

    Some people want something fun, others want something informative. This podcast gives you both!

  • Great show!
    by CJThomas6 from United States

    Very inspirational show! Appreciate the advice and thoughts shared by the host and his guests!

  • Great podcast
    by Rosie81200 from United States

    Great podcast! Love hearing about the guests’ journeys and what they learned from them.

  • Never Stop Learning!
    by Terri in Fairhope from United States

    Tune in to this great podcast and host! You're probably really good at what you do (top of your game...an Expert Authority), but there is always more to learn...streamline processes and gain more freedom in your life. It's not always about the bottom line. This one is worth a listen!

  • Amazing!
    by KatieBrooksIV from United States

    If you're looking for inspiration, tune in to listen to Mario and his top notch guests. I find that I am always much more motivated after listening to an episode of Expert Authority Effect!

  • Wonderful show!
    by @IV-Heather Tieben from United States

    Mario is a great host & puts on a wonderful show. The quality of his interview guests and entire production is impeccable, I couldn't recommend Expert Authority Effect more!

  • You Will Not Be Disappointed!
    by Composer 1853 from United States

    Mario does such a great job of engaging his guests from several different disciplines.

  • The hardest working man in Podcasting
    by EOFire.com from United States

    Mario brings the HEAT with real energy and FIRE...don't miss the meteoric rise of this show! ~ John Lee Dumas

  • Great interviews and guests!
    by Mel Good Karma from United States

    Thanks for hosting such great interview guests. Look forward to hearing more and kudos on so many a week and also videos!

  • Fantastic
    by Jason A. Duprat from United States

    Awesome podcast, going to be adding this one to my list. Interesting topics with great interviews, good sound quality.

  • Enjoying!
    by Slordan from United Kingdom

    Enjoy listening to Mario and how he opens up the conversations to ensure it’s as relevant to us as listeners!

  • Nice variety and interesting topics
    by emjgreen from United States

    Love the variety of topics presented here on this show. Looking forward to listening to more of Mario's show.

  • Super Mario
    by jamesnewcomb.io from United States

    Mario is the real deal and BRINGS IT to his own podcast and everywhere he interacts in the world. If honesty and vulnerability bother you, please move on to the next podcast.

  • Great Content! Great Interviews!
    by No BS Mompreneur from United States

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Resources Mentioned

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Thrive: Make Money, Matter [ Event ]

The 80/20 Pareto’s Principle

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[1:13] PJ Starts tearing up the episode ! 🙂

[2:21]P.J. shares his story

  • He was only expected to live until age 7, but he is now 50 years old!
  • PJ started his journey in speaking and has shifted to coaching and gone back to being a motivational speaker.

[5:25] – What inspired PJ to start international coaching

  • “Like my heart has always wanted to share and help people be happier, and find love and be in love.” PJ
  • He had no clue that there was a coaching world.
  • “And when I listened with more than my ears, the wisdom comes through me, and helps me to help people identify where their obstacles and roadblocks are and how to get past that.” PJ
  • His inspiration came from Nick Unsworth’s masterclass.
  • “What you decide and choose right now, doesn’t mean it has to be forever and ever.” PJ
  • Power decision action
  • “There’s a difference between being present, being present is limiting. But being in the presence is liberating.” PJ

[20:22]P.J. Takes us through a breathing exercise

  • P.J. takes Mario through visualization exercise

[26:30] – Mario shares what he experienced 

[29:14] – P.J. shares how the nervous system, body, emotions and the brain are connected.

[29:44] – P.J. shares his exciting life experiences

  • Always find a way to do things.
  • The only one that’s limiting us is ourselves.
  • People can suffocate when you can’t exhale.
  • Try to create a distance from the negative things that are oppressing.

[35:06]Origin of P.J.’s Wisdom

[36:09] – What holds people back?

  • We are looking for a higher authority to make a decision for us.
  • It’s not knowing “HOW?” and not knowing “WHAT?”
  • The 80/20 Pareto’s Principle.
  • Get in motion.
  • Fight, flight, freeze, and feigning death.
  • You can’t refine something that’s not in action.

[42:54] – Biggest transformation P.J. created for a client

  • Resolved a military man’s PTSD in 15 minutes.

[48:34]P.J. shares the impact speaking has made for his company

  • Speaking in stages, summits, and podcasts has brought him clients.
  • It gets his message of love and transformation to people.
  • “Live and love without limits.” PJ

[50:29] – P.J. shares how video has impacted his business.

  • Videos enable PJ to distribute content and share wisdom.
  • It allowed PJ to connect to clients in different parts of the world.

[53:29] – We thank our sponsor Acorns 

[54:42] – Special 1st time ever announcement

[55:15] – We thank our sponsor EA Checklist

[56:30]We take a moment to thank our sponsor Acorns

[57:06] – Invitation to continue the conversation inside of our FREE Community Expert Authority World

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Intro  [0:00]  

EAInterviews Episode #40 Inspiration, Transformation, Success Stories and the Imperfect Action Round seven days a week. Join Mario Fachini for today’s Expert Authority Effect Interview. 

Mario Fachini  [0:13]  

Welcome expert Authority Nation we got another great episode for you. I’m excited to bring up PJ Dixon from PJ’s Wisdom. Have you ever felt like you’re alone? Have you ever felt like you can’t do something? Have you ever felt like you have a dream and you want to go after it? Well, PJ is the epitome of perseverance. I met him a few years ago at a conference. And I’m telling you I’m very honored and privileged to have him on the show. Because the way he has inspired me personally, I can’t wait for him to inspire you. He has overcome so much. And he’s going to share his story. And he has such a heart. And he is so relationship focused. He is so heart centric, focused. And he’s a really cool guy. I will bring him up right after we thank our sponsor. 

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Mario Fachini  [1:13]  

PJ, it is great to have you here. How are you feeling today?

P.J. Dixon  [1:16]  

Fantastic brother super duper glad to be on the Expert Authority Effect Interviews. Outstanding, and it’s really good to be in your presence again. I miss being with you in person.

Mario Fachini  [1:27]  

As do I, we had some great times. Didn’t we? 

P.J. Dixon  [1:29]  

Absolutely, you had a powerful impact on me. Right from the very first time I met you, you are just a class act all the way through. And I appreciate the influence that you’ve had on me throughout our friendship.

Mario Fachini  [1:40]  

Well, I appreciate what you’ve done for me, because there’s been many times that you may have not even known it when you put something out. And I was watching you and I wasn’t in a good place. And I was just like, I’m going to keep going forward. So thank you.

P.J. Dixon  [1:54]  

Aw thank you, brother. That makes me feel like I’m doing something correct and right, you know. By everybody listening, and by anybody else who might be impacted by this shift that happens in you or anybody else.

Mario Fachini  [2:06]  

You know, and that’s why I’m glad I have you here today because you do such a great job. And you really are heart centric and making a difference in so many lives. What inspired you to start your business what inspired you to get into this? I mean, there’s so many things you could be doing. Why this?

P.J. Dixon  [2:21]  

So you know, I’m a little disabled guy in a wheelchair. So most people may not be able to see. I’m sitting in a wheelchair right now, I’m about four feet tall and I was only expected to live until I was seven. And this year, I turned 50. So I’ve lived 43 years longer than I was supposed to. So I figure either I’ve got something amazing to do, or God’s pissed, I have some karma to work up, which is probably the case. I’m probably in a little bit of trouble. So that aside, like when I was seven, the Muscular Dystrophy Association found me and put me on stage and allowed me to go to fundraising events and talk to the different funders and the different people supporting the Muscular Dystrophy Association. And so I literally was raised on TV and raised on stage and raised in front of boardrooms and raised at fundraising events and raised on radio programs. And so I was constantly, probably three times a month, I was out speaking somewhere at least. And so that one is a great way for me to live. And then as I grew up into an adult, I wanted to speak but nobody ever said, “Hey, do you know that you can do this professionally?” I didn’t know that I could do. I mean, I knew that I could do it professionally. I just didn’t know how. So it never took any effort until you and I met at a Nick Unsworth event. And Nick was so inspiring to me in that moment. And at the time, I said, I don’t want to be in the same place that I am next year. And so in December of 2014, I decided to get my first business coach. And, you know, now I speak professionally. And now I do international coaching. And that was it. I mean, I just decided that I don’t want to still be working for somebody else, I want to be doing my own thing. And within about five months, exactly. Five months, I quit my job, and I was out on my own. And Dude, this is I’m in a good place man. Like, you know, I’m also shifting my own business. So I got to a point where I was doing so much coaching, that I sort of moved away from the speaking and now I’ve shifted, or even in the past couple of weeks to go back to speaking. Because that’s where my real love is. When I get on stage, Mario, it’s like I can breathe again. And I feel like I literally get on stage. I remember being on the Thrive stage, and Thrive: Make Money, Matters stage. And I stepped out on stage and I took this deep breath. And it was like my mindset on home again, and this is where I belong. I felt like I could breathe. I belong on stage. And that is where I feel the most alive, the most vibrant, the most energetic. So again, this is a form of a stage for me. So I’m just super excited to be here and honored. Honored to be invited by you. Because I think so much of you.

Mario Fachini  [5:05]  

Well, I appreciate that sincerely, but the honor is mine because I know you could be speaking anywhere you want. It’s so inspiring to have you. Thank you for coming on.

P.J. Dixon  [5:14]  

This is where I want to be right now. So we’re perfect.

Mario Fachini  [5:16]  

So you started your business. And you didn’t want to work for someone? How did you get into international coaching and helping people how you do?

P.J. Dixon  [5:25]  

So the thing is that I have my whole life since I’ve been a motivational speaker my whole life like literally, since the age of seven, I’ve been speaking, and people have always come to me. And it didn’t have to be people younger than me, didn’t have to be people my age. Sometimes adults were talking to me when I was like 12 years old, and telling you what was going on in their life. And I would offer perspective and suggestions. And I distinctly remember being in Vegas one time having a conversation with somebody and I forget how old I was, I was fairly young, I think maybe 17 or 19, something like that. I was fairly young. And I remember these people that were probably 35 or 45 years old, saying to me “Wow, I’ve never thought about it like that. That’s an amazing perspective. Thank you.” So I’ve always been there, like my heart has always wanted to share and help people be happier, and find love and be in love, not necessarily in love with other people, but just in love. And so when I went to Nick again, shout out to Nick Unsworth for, you know, helping me to see that I could actually do it. And I went to Nick and he said, “Okay, well, what do you want to do?” And at that time, I thought I wanted to be a spiritual teacher. And I still feel like I really am a spiritual teacher. The thing is that I didn’t know how to explain what I wanted to do. I was like, I want to talk about love. Like I didn’t know that I wanted to be on stage. I mean, I did know that I wanted to speak. But I was seeing myself like in that spiritual guru perspective. And so when I was talking to Nick, and I wasn’t super clear. He said to me, “I’ve got it. I’ve got it. Can you help women get engaged in a year?” And I was like, Yeah, I’ve helped lots of people find their partner. Absolutely. And as an entrepreneur, that’s what you say yes. And then you figure it out, right? So I said yes to coaching. And I was like, I don’t know exactly what I’m going to do for the first four months that I trained with Nick. And the first two or three times that I went to see Nick in San Diego, there were like, I would spend weekends with him. And he would talk and teach and his staff would talk and teach, and other people in the mastermind would talk and teach and I couldn’t understand anything. I didn’t know what they were saying. They’re talking about funnels and lead pages and landing pages. And I was like, I don’t know what any of this is. So I was completely in the dark. But Nick said, you know, he was like, “Can you coach?” And I was like, Yeah, I mean, this is what I’ve been doing. I didn’t even know that there was a coaching world out there. I had no clue there was a coaching world until I met Nick. And all of a sudden, I realized that coaches are really supporting all industries all over the world. Absolutely fascinating. And I just took to it like efficient water, it was just super duper easy for me to sit and listen and find out and listen, with more than just my ears, I would listen with my heart. You can even hear the tone of my voice changed right now. Because I’m dropping into my heart. And when they drop into my heart, I’m listening this significantly more than just my ears. And when I listened with more than my ears, the wisdom comes through me, and helps me to help people identify where their obstacles and roadblocks are and how to get past that. So I often will say, hold on, I’ll close my eyes when I get quiet. And I’ll say Hold on one sec, I wanted to come through me, not from me. And so then I’ll get quiet. And I’ll feel and I’ll see and I’ll just have a knowing. And then I’ll speak the knowing or just trust that knowing. So I still am a spiritual teacher in the manner of speaking. But even as recently as the past couple of weeks, I was like, like I love coaching. And I’m going to continue to coaching to continue to coach, but I don’t want to coach as my primary income, like I want to coach because I love to coach. So even in the past couple of weeks, I was like, I want to speak this is where I need to go back to. When I was on that stage at Thrive: Make Money Matter, everything changed for me because I was like, this is where I belong. I missed stage. And I didn’t realize how much I miss being on big stages. So for me, like it was literally the conversation I had with Nick. And he was supposed to work with me for four hours, like four hours and 45 minutes. And that’s when he got paid to that download. He’s like, oh, what did you do this? I was like, Yes, I could do that. So I mean, that’s how it happened. And look, as a human being, as a business owner, as an entrepreneur, just as a simple human being, we’re going to evolve. So what you decide and choose right now, doesn’t mean it has to be forever and ever. Amen. It could change in two months, or three months or six months or six years. Right? What matters is are you listening to what’s in your heart and your soul in your mind and your body right now. And in that moment, I was listening to what worked for me in that moment. And now I’m listening to this shift that says it’s time for you to be on stage as you can. And it’s time for you to be doing your own events again. It’s time for your events to be International. And I’m like, Okay, great. I’m ready. Let’s take that next step. Will I stop coaching? No, I love it. I want to help one on one. But I also recognize that I’m built for bigger and I’m built for more. And it’s really important for me that my messages are shared globally and not just with one person.

Mario Fachini  [10:42]  

I feel like I want to just shut this off and sit back and be like keep going and take some notes myself. That’s powerful! 

Mario Fachini  [10:48]  

Blonde or Brunette?

P.J. Dixon  [10:48]  

Thank you I can. Like Dude, just set me free! Let let the lease go. And I can lead and run this interview, this conversation because that’s what I do. I’m born to talk. I’m born to share what’s coming through me. I’m born to share what wisdom is there and present for the listeners. So many people live in fear. So many people live in scarcity. And I’m not above that, I experienced fear and scarcity sometimes too. But the difference is I’m not paralyzed by it. Right. So many people don’t know what to do when they get stuck. And I don’t know how. And I don’t know what, and I don’t know where and I don’t know. And I don’t know, and I don’t know, and I’m afraid and I’m nervous, and I’m worried and what about take action. Literally, we can refine what you’re doing later. Let’s get in motion. That’s how you make a change. When I get ready to jump out of a plane or indoor skydiving or aqua jet packing or climbing in the Grand Canyon, right? Whatever it is and I’m literally a physically disabled Dude, I’m like 75, 80 pounds, maybe I have a crazy curvature in my spine so much that if I’m not hooked to the back of my wheelchair like I am right now with my shoulder blades holding my back straight or relatively straight, my my back sags and I dropped for my belly button touches the seat between my legs that I’m sitting on. And I’m super super skinny, I can’t lift my arms, but I still do all these crazy things. Why? Because I want to live, I want to be vibrant. And I want I believe that we’re born, to enjoy our lives, to smell the smell, to smell the flowers, to taste the amazing flavors, to see the beautiful sights, to be inspired to have tingles up our spine, to have that opportunity to be excited about something, to be sentimental, to cry with a friend, right? We’re here to experience life and it’s juicy deliciousness. And what I do the scary things, even if it’s so scary as to pick up the phone and call and say, Hey, I’d love to get on your stage and speak or if it’s jumping out of a plane, whatever it might be scaring me in that moment. That’s when I take a breath. And I can shift in my brain, I literally can shift in my brain the fear, I will move it to another part of my brain, I will compartmentalize it, I will basically quarantine it so that I can think and act and move and take action, despite that little bit of fear that was in the way before, because now it’s not in the way. And I mean, there’s all kinds of techniques that I use, right? Like, for example, this is this is a fun technique that I just taught one of my clients recently, let’s say that there’s a gentleman who is in a restaurant and he sees this attractive woman across the way, and he wants to speak to her but there’s a little bit…

P.J. Dixon  [13:30]  

Ha-Ha. Whichever you prefer my friend, how about Asian? So…Ha-Ha…So all of a sudden, there’s this feeling inside of him, right? And there’s a little bit of confusion. They’re excited, they’re nervous, they want to talk to that person, there’s a sense of confidence, there’s a sense of fear, there’s sense of worry. So I say, just like if you’ve got a handful of dice, throw out on the table in front of like in your own mind right, throughout on the table all of the emotions that you had looked at all those emotions, excitement and confidence, pride, courage, and then look at the other ones; fear, nervousness, worry, okay, if you’re never just worried, reach out, like in your mind. Because if you do this, like while you’re sitting at the table with your friends, or be like what are you grabbing for, there’s nothing there. So in your mind, reach out and grab that fear, nervousness, worry, and the doubt, pull those in. And like, put them like with your hands under the table. maybe think about pulling them in and crunching them down, squeezing them all together, right and then just throwing them over your shoulder, throwing them behind, or dropping them on the floor and kicking them with your heal and allow them to roll behind you. And then rub your hands together like you’re rubbing some dirt on it. And then what you have in front of you is the confidence, courage, the pride, the joy, the excitement, and then breathe into those, or breathe those up and let them come back into your body and stand up with that confidence and that joy and that pride and that excitement, and walk over and talk to that girl. Don’t wait. There’s something I teach called power decision action, right? Power decision action. So get in power, get in your power because no good decision has ever been made from a state of disempowerment. In fact, when people are disempowered, they don’t feel like they can make a decision. They’re like, Oh, I don’t know which should I do this, they ask for all kinds of help. So when we get in a state of power, and that power can be alignment, the power can be just like, I’m just coming out of meditation, that power can be, I just came out of the gym and I feel, you know, pumped up, that power can be confidence, that power can be a stillness. And then immediately when you say, Okay, what do I want to do? What’s the next action? What decision do I need to make? What is the next thing on my list, you’ll hear it, you’ll feel you’ll know it, you’ll see it. Right? The moment there’s that knowing inside of you, get up and immediately take action. Don’t wait for the moment that decision was made. So in the case of that gentleman looking at the lady across the restaurant, and he sees this lady, he throws out the fear and the worry and the doubt. Right? And instead he then breathe in the confidence and the courage and the excitement and the joy and enthusiasm. And then he stands up after he breathes it in.  All right, he stands up. And then he walks over there. That almost never happens. First of all, right. And I know this is more of a business thing. But I’m just using a technique to talk about how we get over fear, right, a strategy that I use with my clients and with myself, right? So immediately take that action. And what happens is, when people are that level of confidence, when people go, “Oh, you’re attractive” or “Oh, actually, you’re somebody I want to talk to.” If they if they have that level of ability to make a decision decisively. And they get up and walk over there, they’re walking over that decisiveness, is the decisiveness of a confident person. And so when you move with that level of confidence, because you’ve kicked or thrown out all of that fear, worry, nervousness and doubt, what’s left? Power, enthusiasm, confidence, excitement, joy, presence, presence, right? This is so important. There’s a difference between being present, being present is limiting. But being in the presence is liberating. So if you’re present, you’re aware of your five senses and the emotions that might be inside of you. And even more senses, depending on how you want to break that down. Because some people would consider temperature recognition as a different sense also. So being present, you’re limited by the senses. But when you’re in the presence, there’s an awareness, there’s a confidence, there’s an energy, there’s a love, there’s a joy, there’s a connection, there’s a relevance, there’s an awareness of the unity and the oneness. So when you move with this power, moving with this power, changed everything. Einstein said this, Einstein said, “Nothing changes until something moves, nothing changes until something moves.” And he’s absolutely right from the physical world. But I like to come from the spiritual world. And I like to say nothing changes until you become still, deeply and profoundly still. And then Mario, everything changes. Why? Because the fear is not there anymore. The stillness is there, and in this stillness is confidence, and its stillness, there’s no fear, and in stillness, there is awareness and in the stillness, there’s unity, oneness, not separation, fear capitalizes on our awareness of separation. Love, unifies and creates an awareness of oneness. In fact, my definition of love is the willing exchange of oneself for oneness, the willing exchange of oneself for oneness.

Mario Fachini  [18:48]  

Wow, that’s powerful. And I want you to not elaborate, I think the word would be expand, because when you were saying breathe, I think that’s a magical word. Not enough people do it, and not enough people do it right. And very few people, why don’t say very few people, but I think more people should meditate and have the benefits of that. So are you open to taking us through a one to two minute exercise on helping with the breathing, because when you were just talking about it, and I’m trying not to knock the mic and all this stuff around the room here, but I literally wanted to just like, grab some dice and start throwing stuff around, you know, like, stuff like that. But I totally was visualizing it. And I want it. I mean, I’m sure everyone else will want to, but I would like to myself, so. 

P.J. Dixon  [19:41]  

So absolutely. I would love to do this. Absolutely. 100%. So in fact, you would ask if I would do if I would take you through one or two minute exercise on meditation. But it sounds to me like you’re interested in me taking you through a one to two minute exercise on releasing fear, worry and doubt or because… 

Mario Fachini  [19:59]  

I said that? 

P.J. Dixon  [20:01]  

Well, that’s not what you said. But when you started talking about throwing the dice. Right? That’s what I was… 

Mario Fachini  [20:06]  

Holy smokes. I guess I just signed up for this. But if we can, if we can walk over crushed glass of break boards, why not? 

P.J. Dixon  [20:16]  

Well, I mean, it’s super simple, like I will, I’ll take you through both. I’ll combine them. How about that?

Mario Fachini  [20:21]  

Sounds good. 

P.J. Dixon  [20:22]  

Okay. Well, just begin to breathe. Let’s start here. Breathe in through your nose. And then pause for a brief moment. And then exhale. And as you exhale, allow your explanation to be longer and slower than inhalation and allow it to be a complete exhalation. So you exhale all the air and pause briefly. Then inhale again through your nose. pausing briefly again, and exhaling that longer explanation, preferably three, and mouth and nose is fine. Exhaling little bit longer, and then pause and then follow that rhythm. It’s the rhythm and the long exhalation that creates this ability for you to be in the presence. So as you breathe in, you pause. And then as you exhale, it’s an elongated exhalation that really allows you to exhale fully and completely. And now, as you’re doing that continue to breathe in such a way that you may not have the same experiences I just spoke of like a moment ago. So find something in your life that you typically up to this point, been nervous or worried about, or scared about. And if there’s something that’s coming up for you, see, if you can throw out all the emotions around that, explore all of the emotions around that, throw them out on the table, like dice, or see a chart, like a bar chart, go pop up in your mind. So you might see dice. And as you throw these dice out, you might see different emotions, there might be fear, there might be pains, there might be nervousness, there might be worried. Or if you’re also aware of the positives, you might also feel excitement and enthusiasm, curiosity, wonder, right? And you might see these on a bar chart, or you might see these as dice. So now reach out physically actually, since it’s just us, physically reach out and grab those dice, or physically reach out and grab. So if you’re physically doing with dice, physically reach out, grab the dice that you no longer want to feel; the fear, the worry, the nervousness, the doubt, and start to bring those all together and clump them together as if they’re clay. And you can mash them all together. If you’re doing with a bar chart in front of you reach up on the bar chart with your hands physically, and shrink down from top to bottom, the bars of fear and nervousness, worry, doubt, any of the negative emotions that you don’t want. And as you shrink them down between your thumb your first thing your or between your whole hands between both of your hands, all I want you to do is squeeze them down as much as you can. And literally, I see that you have something in your hand, which is great. And throw those emotions over your shoulder. Just literally physically toss those emotions, as if you’re actually holding something in your hand. Mario’s actually holding something in his hand. But if the people who are listening and they’re not holding anything, throw over your shoulder, those emotions just literally throw away the fear, the worry, the nervousness, the doubt. Perfect, perfect. Now keeping your eyes closed, and continue to breathe in through your nose, pause and exhaling through your mouth. Now reach out and feel those dice of the positive emotions, the joy, the enthusiasm, the excitement, the opportunity, the encouraging feelings, whatever the positive emotions are that you’re feeling, and every time you breathe in, watch them come closer and closer to your heart, closer and closer to your chest. Every time you exhale, watch them grow and get bigger. So you can breathe them into your chest and in your heart and in your body. And every time you exhale, they’re going to get bigger. And so they’re going to fill your body, you’re going to be filled with that confidence, you’re going to be filled with that joy, you’re going to be filled with that enthusiasm. And if you’re playing with the bar chart in front of you, with your hands, reach up and make the bars wider, pull them forward and make them three dimensional. Play with them. And if there’s 60, or 70, or 80%, make them go up five or 10%. So expand them make them get bigger, make them get taller, and make them get thicker, make them get more three dimensional. And as you do this, you breathe those bars into your chest and your heart and into your body also. And then when you exhale, they get bigger, they get heavier they get fuller. So you’ve more filled with the competence, you get more filled with the joy, you get more filled with the enthusiasm. Fill them in your body literally identify where do you physically feel it? Are they in your chest or the upper part of your chest or the lower part of your chest right in the center of your chest? Are they expanding? Are they in your tummy? Are they in your mind, then your brain? Where do you see them and where you feel them and really integrate those feelings integrating your physical body. And as you feel them integrated in your physical body, breathe in to help them integrate even more. When you exhale, allow them to flow to your extremities allow them to flow to your arms and your legs and your head. Allow them to flow to the front of your chest and your back. And every time you inhale let them integrate more and more into your physical being. More and more into your mind, more and more into your throat, in your in your mouth, your voice box, more and more into your eyes more and more into your heart, more and more into your stomach every time you inhale, they integrate. And every time you exhale, they expand, they get bigger, they spread out more and more in your body. Now take three breaths of integrating and exhaling and allow them to really solidify and be you. Allow them to become you, allow that confidence to become you, allow that joy to become you ,allow that humor to become you, allow that presence become you after your third breath, open your eyes.

Mario Fachini  [26:26]  


P.J. Dixon  [26:29]  

How was that? How was that?

Mario Fachini  [26:30]  


P.J. Dixon  [26:34]  

How was that we threw away the negative feelings? What are you picturing or feeling yourself? And then were you able to see those, the dice on the table, for example, on the negative emotions? How was that for you?

Mario Fachini  [26:48]  

So, straight up, I was thinking about money. 

P.J. Dixon  [26:53]  

Okay, perfect, perfect. 

Mario Fachini  [26:56]  

And you know, a large part of the business…

P.J. Dixon  [26:59]  


Mario Fachini  [27:01]  

And the attachment from the past and what I was told growing up versus what I know to be true now and have experienced.

P.J. Dixon  [27:10]  


Mario Fachini  [27:12]  

But you’re always fighting it. And I really don’t like it. Because I’ve been on both sides of it. And one of them was drastically better and it doesn’t change you. And it was like dark and angry. And I’m going to have to go back and see if I can hear anything or see anything. That’s why I could feel it. 

P.J. Dixon  [27:30]  


Mario Fachini  [27:30]  

And I heard you say I see you gripping something and I just wanted to rip its frickin head off. And thankfully, I had a cord on the desk here, so that’s good. But the second I got rid of it, everything went… And it was like a kaleidoscope. Just all these lights and all the good stuff I’ve experienced, like when we’re in San Diego, and friends and family members, people I care about and all the stuff I’ve been dreaming about doing that’s on my reality list, not just a dream list. I started seeing me doing it this year. 

P.J. Dixon  [28:07]  


Mario Fachini  [28:08]  

More than I ever have in it. It literally did not stop. And one of the thoughts I had was, I hope to God, he ells me when to open my eyes because I’m going to do this and I’m committing to it. 

P.J. Dixon  [28:21]  


Mario Fachini  [28:23]  

But thank you for telling me when to open, it was going like crazy. Everyone I’ve thought about, everyone I’ve put on the list to have on the show to showcase how awesome you are like you, just started coming to me and I saw them and then in the studio and here’s one I’ll share. I want to do this live from the boat from the middle of the lake or ocean.  

P.J. Dixon  [28:45]  

YES! Me too. I love that. Yes.

Mario Fachini  [28:47]  

Oceancast, Ocean-Cast, Lake-Cast. 

P.J. Dixon  [28:51]  


Mario Fachini  [28:51]  

I mean, whatever that’s for. There’s nothing stopping us. There’s all these possibilities. and…I don’t even want to ask the question about how have you transformed, you know, what’s been your biggest success story, and then I’ll let you get into it. But whatever it was before, I think we just had a new one with me personally, and I thank you.

P.J. Dixon  [29:14]  

My pleasure, brother. And so it’s this idea that we’re working with the nervous system and the body and the emotional body and the brain. And so when we throw that over our shoulder, or we drop it and kick it behind us, we rub our hands so it’s not connected to us anymore. Right? Whatever we’re doing to release it, the mind goes, “Yes, I’m free. I can be free I can expand and grow in the way I want to. We are born to evolve we are born to express.” Can I tell you another story real quick? 

Mario Fachini  [29:43]  

Go for it. 

P.J. Dixon  [29:44]  

Okay, so I like to jump out of planes, indoor skydiving, aqua jet packing, I trained in martial arts. I’ve trained for almost 30 years now. And I teach for, I probably taught 21 years. And so I love all of these kinds of physical things. Even though I physically can’t move, I can lift my shoulders as you can see, but it can’t like lift my arms. So I still find a way to do all of these amazing things. So I decided that I wanted to go indoor skydiving, which I’d wanted to do for a really long time. And indoor skydiving, if you don’t know it’s a wind tunnel. It’s literally like a vertical tube that has four plane jet engines above you. And underneath you like you walk out on the screen and below you is 25 to 40 feet down, that opens up to the outside. And it sucks in those jet engine suck air up and through that tube. And it forces, it creates this pressure that blows you up. So it feels like the jet engines are below you blowing you up. But they’re actually above you sucking the air up and through. So when these guys brought me in and picture this, they didn’t know what was going to happen with my body. Right? So they taped my ankles together, they put like a paper towel tube, you know, like if you unrolled the full paper towel and there’s just the cardboard tube in the middle, they put this cardboard to between my knees and take that to my knees. So my knees were open. So my ankles are are closed, my knees are open, then they taped my hands, duct tape my hands to my waste. So I look like my hands on my hips. My elbows are sticking out to the side like chicken wings. Ok. And then they say they’re going to walk me in because I’ve never done indoor skydiving before. And they didn’t know what was going to happen to my body because I’ve got this crazy curvature in my spine. And you know, so they brought me in and they said, we’re going to bring you and we’re going to put your face down on the net. We’re going to see what your body does before we let you come up. And I’m like, Okay, cool. No worries, that sounds great. So as they walk me in, everything is fine. And then when they put me down on the net, I can’t breathe, I can’t exhale. Because the air that’s coming in, is coming in with such a velocity in such intensity that I can’t exhale. I’ve jumped out of planes before. So I know, but I can’t breathe in that particular case, but I couldn’t breathe. Now, I didn’t know Mario, that you can suffocate, if you can’t exhale. And so this is really important for people to recognize that you can suffocate when you can’t exhale, when you can’t express yourself. And so I’m telling these guys, I’m trying to talk. But even if I could exhale to talk, they couldn’t hear me because they have earbuds in, they have helmets on and there’s four jet engines above us. Right? And they’re behind an actual mask, they actually have a screen on their helmet, that’s actually a screen. So they can hear me and I’m trying to say, get me up, you have to get me up. You have to get me up in the air. I can’t breathe, and they can’t hear me. Because first of all, I can’t express, I can’t let anything, nothing is coming out. So there’s no voice, I’m just saying…(muffled sound) Right? And they’re like, what, what? And I’m like, if you’re like just listening to this audio, I’m mouthing the words get me up, get me up, meaning you have to get me off this net. You have to get me in the air again, like you had me when you carried me in. Because I could breathe like that. And I was literally starting to black out just at the moment they started to lift me. And as they started to lift me, I was able to breathe again. It was as if the door, the entryway let out just enough pressure that I was able to move. So listen, this is the important point of the story. The moment that I was able to express, then I was able to breathe. And I was able to fly, the moment that the pressure was released. Right? And so we live by so much pressure, so much obligation, so much requirement, so much debt, so much have to, and when we live by that, it’s as if we’re being pushed on, and we can’t express, we can’t express who we are naturally. So the moment I was lifted up and there was that little bit of space that was created, all of a sudden, I could exhale. All of a sudden I could breathe, all of a sudden they could express, the moment that I can exhale, they lifted me up, and I could exhale, I was also able to fly. It’s the same way, with each and every person out there that might be listening to this. If you are living in a state and a presence and a place in your life right now, where you feel crushing dead, we feel obligation, where you feel like other people have control of your life, you can’t express or at least you believe that you can’t express, you get to find a way to create some distance, some space, get something off of your obligation plate, find some distance between the people or the situations are the events that you feel are oppressing you and recognize that you’re making the decisions to allow this to happen to you. So when you start to move away from that, you create space. When you create that space, all of a sudden, you can breathe. You can exhale, you can express and when you can express, you’ll begin to fly. I promise. 

Mario Fachini  [35:00]  

That’s powerful. 

P.J. Dixon  [35:01]  

Thanks, man.

Mario Fachini  [35:02]  

 I definitely know where you got the name PJ’s Wisdom from.

P.J. Dixon  [35:06]  

I didn’t come up with it. I was with a bunch of my friends and they’re like helping me build my website years ago, like 2005. And I was like, I don’t know, what should I call it? They said, let’s call it PJs Wisdom. And I was like, Okay, I guess that’s good enough for now. And here we are 2019, PJs Wisdom. And funny when I was a boy, people would say, “You should be a teacher, you should be a teacher, you should be a teacher.” And in my mind, I would say, Yeah, but not that kind of teacher. I mean I didn’t want to teach math or science or English. But I knew that I wanted to be a spiritual teacher. Even as a little boy, I would talk about spirituality. But I didn’t know how to put it in words. When I was a kid I didn’t know what it meant. I just knew that I wanted to be so recognized around the world, that if something needed to be done, we could use my face and my influence to make the world a better place.

Mario Fachini  [35:56]  

Well, I’m glad you wanted to do that. Because you like I said before, you’ve definitely impacted my life. And even now, I was excited to have you on, but holy smokes. So…

P.J. Dixon  [36:06]  

Thanks brother, I appreciate it. I think you’re very kind.

Mario Fachini  [36:09]  

My pleasure. 

Mario Fachini  [36:10]  

So you’re talking about having that crushing feeling, you know, with your clients with your business with all the pressures of this, that, the other thing? What would you say is probably the number one thing you come across where people, you know, what do they encounter in their business that holds them back, would you say?

P.J. Dixon  [36:30]  

The biggest thing is people don’t know “HOW” and so they don’t take action. “Well, I don’t know how to do that.” Right? “I don’t know exactly what I want.” So they don’t take any action, right? In the limbic system, we talked about the fight or flight response. But the thing is, the limbic system has really four responses, It’s: fight, flight, freeze or, feigning death. Freezing is what most people do in this particular case, right? In their business, if they don’t know how, they don’t take any action. If they don’t know what exactly they want to do, they don’t take any action. They freeze. “Well, I gotta figure this out, I gotta figure this out. I’m going to talk to a bunch of people.” When you become an entrepreneur, especially a young budding entrepreneur, brand new. What often happens is, if you’ve worked for: 5, 10, 20, years of your life, you ask your boss, “Hey, boss, is it okay if I do this?” When you become a young, budding entrepreneur, you are your own boss. But the problem is, most people think, like, “I don’t know how I’m going to do this. I don’t know what exactly I’m supposed to do it. I don’t know, like how to do it.” And so they start asking other people, they start asking other people, what do you think, should I do this, they’re still looking for a boss. There’s still looking for somebody to give them the approval to take the next step, they’re still looking for that opportunity to decide for themselves, right? Or to actually take action, but they’re looking for somebody outside of them to make that decision. Don’t do that. Get in motion that 80/20 principle, right? The 80/20. Pareto’s law. Pareto’s Principle, Pareto’s law? Pareto’s principle, I think. But anyway, Pareto’s law, I think it’s called. So it’s the 80/20 principle, which is 80% of your success comes from 20% of the input. Now, it’s not always at 20, it’s not always a perfect match right there. It can be 90% of the good things in your life are coming from 3% of the input, right. Maybe you have an amazing, amazing relationship and it’s coming from one partner, and your life is so filled with so much laughter and joy and love and excitement and adventure, and romance, because of one person, not because of all of these other people. But there’s so much amazing things going on in life. And also, simultaneously, it can be flipped, where 80% of the negative is usually coming from a minority also. So if you look at this, like, “I don’t know how to do it.” That I don’t know, how is a minor thing, let’s get you in motion. And we can figure out how later, let’s get it 80%, right, which is a slightly different at 20 that I’m talking about. But let’s get an 80% right, and then we can worry about the other 20% later, get in motion. Even if you’re doing the wrong thing, do the wrong thing. So that you can go well, this doesn’t work. Let me refine now that I’m in motion I can refine, but if I’m not in motion, there’s nothing to refine. Right? Again, with my disability, if I’m in martial arts, if I’m in class, and have one of my students punch me or kick me, or if somebody I have never trained with before, and they, you know, like let’s say I’m at an event and people go, you can really do martial arts. And I say, Yeah, come up, and I’ll show you and somebody will come up on stage, for example, and I’ll say, go ahead and punch me and they’re like, like, punch you. I’m like, Yeah, like, Here, you can even grab my shirt if you want, so I can’t get away, right, so grab my lapel, and punch me, they’ll like do this real slow, like, awkward, weird punch, like, it’s not a real punch, you know, I mean, it’s like, they just straighten their arm. It’s not like there’s no energy, there’s no life to it. But if I would bring up one of my students, and they would actually put some life into it, they would actually punch me, now I have something to work with. Now we can refine what they’re doing. Now I can change their movement. Now I can capitalize on the the energy that they’re bringing. You can’t refine and change something if you’re not in action, get an action, don’t worry about the how or the why. One of my very, very, very good friends, he is so intelligent. But he’s so intelligent to a detriment, he is so intelligent to a detriment that he can’t take action until his brain is processed all the possible actions that need to be taken, and probabilities and possibilities and errors and corrections for the next five to 10 years. So he gets stuck in his own thinking he gets paralyzed by the “What if?” and the “How’s”, and “How am I going to handle that? Let’s just get in motion. And once you get in motion, we can refine and fix it. Because in motion means energy. Energy means now we can shape it, we can do something with it. But we can’t just do something with thought. And if you’re not sure what or how you may not take any action, and it’s that fight flight or freeze. And freezing is the worst thing for an entrepreneur. And in fact, freezing is the worst thing for a relationship. Sometimes it can help, stop, don’t argue, right, freeze in the moment, rethink. But usually freezing is only because there’s danger. If you look at that little bunny, watch any nature show, right? And you see little tiny bunny chewing the grass or whatever. And then all of a sudden, you know the narrator is like, and along comes a bobcat. And the little jack rabbit does not know the bobcat is sneaking up on it. And then notice how the rabbit see’s the bobcat and stops moving. Right? So all of a sudden the rabbit goes freeze! “Maybe the bobcat didn’t see me. So I’m not going to move, I’m not gonna move, I’m not gonna move.” And I personally have experienced with this. I’ve literally walked up on a bobcat. And I was like EEK! this is a bad idea. Right? Literally the rabbit will freeze. And then when it realizes Ugh-Oh, the bobcat has seen me then he’ll take off. Because the rabbit isn’t going to fight the bobcat. It’s going to flee. It’s going to flight it’s going to run. So we gotta get you in motion. Right? If you’re asking me, what’s the biggest thing that the people that come to me that have businesses run into?It’s not knowing “HOW?” and not knowing “WHAT?” so they take zero action. That will kill them. That will kill their business faster than making a mistake. Make a mistake, and then make it right. Make a decision. Again, quoting Nick Unsworth, make a decision and then make it right.

Mario Fachini  [42:37]  

Now on the opposite side of freezing and not taking action. 

P.J. Dixon  [42:41]  


Mario Fachini  [42:41]  

Obviously, you can take people through a transformation and have massive breakthroughs. What is one of your biggest success stories to date, that someone was in a bad place, they came to you. And now they’re not let’s say.

P.J. Dixon  [42:54]  

I love this. I’ve used this example in other podcasts. But I’ve never had anybody asked me that question. I’m trained in NLP: Neuro-Linguistic Programming. And so I use NLP with my clients a lot. And I have used it for probably three and a half years now. And it is absolutely amazing. What will take a therapist 12 to 15 years to help somebody get through, will take a skilled NLP person, maybe 12 to 15 minutes. So I had one of my clients who was in the military. And at the time he was in the military. And he had been in Afghanistan, he had been in other war zones. And he happened to be out at this point in time when I had him. He was in the reserves. So he’d gone to his two week summer activity and do summer deployment. And he was there. And he was watching the guys leave their weapons on the ground, and not do what he was telling them to do. And he started to like, have flashbacks, which he hadn’t had in a really long time of being in the war zone. And he couldn’t discipline them for whatever reason, his commanding officers were not allowing him the discipline as their commanding officer. And they’re like, you can’t do that, you can’t do this, all of the options that he had to discipline them and to teach them, he kept getting his hands tied. And so this image would kept replaying and replaying in his head of being on the battlefield and watching people die. Right? And so he literally started having these flashbacks. And so he wound up in a post traumatic stress disorder situation. They sent him home, because he kept telling them, Look, if you do this on the battlefield, you’re going to die, you cannot be separated from your weapon, you need to have it at the ready all of the time. And they were like, whatever dude, like they had no clue what real war was like. And he wanted to be a medic. And he was actually training to be a medic, and had used his medic skill set on the battlefield, and as a medic, you want people to heal, you want people to live, you want people to make it, right? So you’re not out there wanting to like shoot the bad guy. You’re the guy who wants to make sure everybody lives. And he was really, really struggling with being able to shut that off. So they sent him home about a week and a half early. And they had told him that like, you’re literally going to have to go to two different therapists, psychologists, we’re not sure how long it’s going to take you. But they were literally getting him ready. And I said no. And he had called me and said, “Hey, you know, I’m back early, I’m experiencing some PTSD. Can we do a call?” And I was like, absolutely. So we get on a call. And he’s telling me this whole story. And I said, No, No, you don’t. He’s like, “What do you mean? What do you mean no, I don’t?” I was like, you’re not going to have to see any therapist. We’re going to take care of it right now. He’s like, “No, no, I have PTSD.” They’re telling me I’m gonna have to see at least two therapists, two psychologists and they want to start me next week. And I was like, No, you won’t have to, you’re fine. I’m going to help you get rid of it right now. He’s like, “What do you mean, you can do that?” I was like, Yes, we can do that. So in about 15 minutes, we completely removed his PTSD. And he had not been out of the house in I think a week because he took about a week to call me, right. And I was like, Oh, you’re home early. It’s like, well, I’ve been home for about a week, hadn’t been out of the house in a week, hadn’t driven his car. And I was like, Okay, he’s like, literally in the middle of it. He started laughing. He started laughing. Because the technique that we were using, and he’s like, this is amazing. So I kept taking you through it because I wanted to make sure we really cleaned it out. And I was like, Okay, good. He’s like, “I feel amazing. I feel free. I feel light, I feel like I haven’t felt in a really long time.” I was like, okay, go outside, go outside. And I was like, yeah, go outside. And he walked outside. And he walked around the corner of the buildings. He walked in and out of cars, you know, and he came back in and he’s like, “Dude, I’m not I’m not worried about like, IUD’s…” or Yeah…

Mario Fachini  [46:57]  


P.J. Dixon  [46:58]  

Yeah, IEDs. Improvised Explosive Devices, right and not IUD’s, you should be worried about those. So and he came back, and he’s like, my flowers out front have bloomed. And he’s like, I feel amazing. I feel so light, I feel so relaxed. 15 minutes to handle PTSD. Now, it may not be the same for everyone with PTSD, it might be a series of a couple 1:1 calls or 1:1 sessions. But PTSD is something that happens because the unconscious mind is: ruinating, ruinating, ruinating, going over, going over, going over that same image over and over and over again. And the conscious mind is out of control. And so that’s where the fear and the anxiety starts to come. Because we feel like we’re not in control anymore. And so I just helped him to regain control. And we shifted what the unconscious mind was doing. And as soon as we did that, all of a sudden, he was set free. And literally every time I talked to him it’s like, I’m like how you feeling he’s like, I feel amazing still, I think can’t believe, he’s like, I didn’t have to go to the psychologist, I feel great. And he actually made a decision to leave the military and go full time to college, so he could become a nurse. And he’s incredibly happy. 

Mario Fachini  [48:12]  

Good for him.

P.J. Dixon  [48:13]  


Mario Fachini  [48:13]  

That is an inspirational story, for sure. 

P.J. Dixon  [48:16]  

Thank you. 

Mario Fachini  [48:17]  

And I’m sure you have dozens more like that.

P.J. Dixon  [48:19]  

I’m very, very fortunate. I am very, very fortunate.

Mario Fachini  [48:22]  

So obviously provide the breakthroughs. And you alluded to it a little bit earlier. But it’s not just the 1:1 that you do. What has speaking done for your company? 

P.J. Dixon  [48:35]  

You know what, speaking, I haven’t ever, I’ve literally never marketed and advertised. Speaking on all the podcasts and all the summits and the stages. And just being authentic, and doing the best study came from my one on one clients. And the more people that see me, people just refer me, or they see me on a podcast, or a summit. And then they find a way to reach out to me and they say, Hey, you know, I’d love to be able to talk to you and jump on a call with you. And so I’ll chat with people 20 minutes, 45 minutes, an hour and a half sometimes. And people just sign up with me, they just say I want you to, you know, to coach me, I believe in you, I trust you I feel safe with you. That guy that I just mentioned, he literally signed up with the Tony Robbins organization. And when he talked to me, he called them back and said, I want to get my money back. Because I want to go with somebody else because he felt the connection with me. And it’s because I showed up with this level of authenticity, and I spoke his language. And he liked that. I could speak medical terminology with him. Because that stuff is fascinating to me, too. I could speak military, because some of my teachers have been military. And so that worked for him. And so for me speaking from stages, whether it’s live stages, or podcasts, or summits, because these are all stages, it brings clients to me. And it really for my business more than anything, it gets my message out there of love, of transformation, of you were born to actually live and love your life. Right? Live in love without limits. That’s what I like to say. So when you’re able to live and love without limits, all of a sudden, life becomes so rich for you. And so rich for your friends and family because of the way you show up for them.

Mario Fachini  [50:22]  

So the next part is how has video impacted your business?

P.J. Dixon  [50:29]  

For me video is critical. Because I’m not a writer, I can write so I could do a blog. I do write for positive try magazine right now. It’s not my favorite thing to do. I’m a good writer, I just don’t like to write. I haven’t actually written a full book yet. I’ve got a book started. I did co author a book and co authoring another book right now. But I’m just not a writer. It’s just not my thing. So for me, video is a way of being able to get information out to people share. Gary Vaynerchuk says, he wrote a book called Jab, Jab, Jab, Right Hook meaning give, give, give, give, and then ask. So for me video, from my end, gives me a great way to distribute content, and share wisdom. And if I look at it differently, we can also look at it in terms of video has allowed me to be able to do summits and podcasts like we’re doing right now, live as well as you know, pre recorded, but also it gives me a chance to be able to look at my clients, because I might be in Tucson, Arizona, and I’ve had clients in France, I’ve had clients in Africa. I’ve had clients in Turkey, I’ve had clients in Singapore, I’ve had clients in Canada. So I’ve had clients all over… England, I’ve had clients all over the world. And because of that the video allows me to actually look at them watch their facial expressions. So when somebody says no, I’m having a great day, and they sort of twitch or, you know, their face like scouts funny, like, what was that? Like? What was what I was like your face just did this weird thing. I’m like, let’s talk more about that. Are you really feeling that? And so the video has allowed a 2-way conversation for people who have never met me before it to see me and go, “You know what? I’d like you and I feel like I can trust you.” We can do it across the phone. Video allows people that are not in the same vicinity to connect we live in a remarkable time right now, where the world is becoming smaller. And that is largely because of technology, video like this and Zoom and Wirecast, or Wirecast, right? Is that right? Yeah, Wirecast, a video like Wirecast, and Skype. These are things that allow us to really connect with other people around the world. And when we are able to connect to those people around the world, the beautiful thing is that the world gets smaller. And we’re able to love more deeply. And were able to make friends around the world. And all of a sudden, the differences that we thought were there, just dissolve. They’re not there. There’s only the sameness. There’s only one, there’s only love. There’s only kindness. There’s only friendship.

Mario Fachini  [53:06]  

Absolutely love it, brother. I appreciate you for sharing this. So PJ has given us his wisdom and we’re just getting warmed up. This is just the first part. So we’re going to thank our sponsor, and I’m going to bring him back for the Imperfect Action Round. He has said this theme the entire time. And we’re going to expand on it in the next part.

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Mario Fachini  [54:42]  

Alright, we are back Expert Authority World and I am excited to announce this is the first time on the new show. I’m going to be doing this: We are going to take this and make it a 2-parter. PJ has been sharing so much great information. There is a ton more. We don’t have enough time to get through it on one episode. So we’re going to transition this, come back tomorrow and you’ll hear part two. Thanks for joining us for part one, and can’t wait to finish this off with you tomorrow on part two. 

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Outro  [57:06]  

Thanks for listening to the episode. I hope you got a lot of value out of it. Let’s continue the conversation over in the community www.ExpertAuthorityWorld.com. We can have discussions, talk about the episodes, and I’d love to get your thoughts on it. Once again, www.ExpertAuthorityWorld.com

Learn More About P.J.

P.J. is a Lifelong Motivational Speaker, and an International Transformational Coach —who focuses on results!

Despite his disability, which was expected to take his life by 7, he chose to live, and live well! P.J. truly lives an extraordinary life: sailing, outdoor skydiving, indoor skydiving, trapezing, ziplining, hiking, mountain climbing, snow skiing, water skiing, aqua jetpacking, and the list goes on!

He’s a former wheelchair athlete, international traveler, amateur watercolorist, founder of two non-profit organizations and four disabled sports programs, a published author, 10th degree black belt, martial arts, and women’s self-defense instructor, and a meditation teacher. Additionally, P.J. has been inducted into the National Hall of Fame for People with Disabilities and was nominated to carry the Olympic Torch through Tucson in 2002.

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