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229: How to live in alignment with Diamandia Lingos

Description: Diamandia Lingos is a consultant, speaker, mentor, athlete and advocate. She’s been on my podcast before, in a powerful and profound two-part series called Rising From the Ashes. You can check those out here (part 1) and here (part 2).

In this episode, we talk about alignment, self worth, trusting the process, goal setting, and enforcing boundaries.

She says, “Invest in yourself, and wherever you are feeling resistance lean into that because that is where you need to do the work.”

Show Topics:
What is alignment?
How the pandemic forced her to sit still
Meditation led to clarity
How Diamandia embodied her new identity
New energy, new people
Betting on herself by investing in a coach
How she secured a $50 million real estate deal
Following through, despite fear
Full body yes
It’s not about the “how”, it’s the “who”
Goal-setting – is it important?
Being in-tune with mind/body alignment
Less doing, more being
Self-worth is most important
The answers are within
Everyone should invest in themselves

Show Links:
Connect with Diamandia:
Twitter: @diamandia
IG: @diamandia

Connect with James:
IG: @james_silvas


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Jesse K. Wright, founder of the Balance The Bar initiative, is a high performance consultant, Amazon best-selling author, coach, and public speaker. His career has spanned over two decades in the team sport culture, including working with organizations in the NBA, NFL, NCAA, and in private sports training.
He has a passion for helping young professionals grow and advance in their careers and lives. Through continuing education resources and private coaching, he seeks to create awareness, recognition, and comprehensive solutions for others in both professional and personal development.
His experiences as a teammate and leader in professional sports, collegiate athletics, and in business have him uniquely positioned to provide guidance for successfully navigating and thriving in today’s challenging, high performance environments.
I wanted to find out what he has learned from the top athletes in the game. What do they do differently, and what characteristics do they cultivate, or bring into the NBA that differentiates from the rest?

228: What the Top Athletes in the Game do Differently with Jesse K. Wright


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In this episode, we dive into how she got into fighting, the mental techniques and strategies she’s used to rise to champion-level, and her secrets to consistently staying at the top of her game.

227:Inside the Mind of the Bare-Knuckle Fighting Champion, Christine Ferea


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Jodi Stabile started out as a client of mine and our relationship has progressed into a deeper friendship. She’s worked in fitness for over 17 years, and is the owner of Sweat, a group fitness facility in St. Pete, Florida, which was recently recognized by ClassPass as one of the top 5 fitness studios in North America. She’s also a fitness expert on (HSN) Home Shopping Network.

In this episode, we dive into the strategies she’s used to grow and sustain her business, and how she’s come to live a life on her terms.

This episode will resonate with anyone who is building a business from the ground up, with no qualifications or experience doing so.

Jodi opens up about her own trials and tribulations along the way, as well as the things she wishes someone had told her when she first started out as an entrepreneur, including what a lonely road it would be.

226: Blood, Sweat, and Tears: Building a Business From the Ground Up with Jodi Stabile


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Today James connects with owner of Peak Human Performance, Coach Alex White. Alex trains high level athletes and leaders all over the world helping them reach new levels mentally and physically.

225. Training Mind-Body connection for maximum impact with Alex White  


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In today’s episode James connects with Ben Holt, the creator of Connect and Evolve, an experiential program focused on providing resources for preventative health and full-spectrum wellness.

Ben is primarily known for his work as a Breathwork and Plant Medicine facilitator, Sound Bath Maestro, Coach, Musician, and Filmmaker.

Ben hosts retreats, training, courses, events, and workshops that help people learn to self-regulate, and feel empowered to become a healing space for others.

224. The Magic of Breathwork with Ben Holt


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Today on the show James connects with Coach/Creator of the Freedom Mindset Academy and Host of the Recovering Perfectionist podcast, Christine Bar Noel. Together, they explore how to minimize burnout and navigate through perfectionism.

223: How to avoid burnout and not let perfectionism take over your life with Christine Bar Noel


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Today James welcomes back Branden Collinsworth onto the BT1% Podcast to dive deep into Intellectual ignorance, cancel culture, sunk cost fallacy, and how to break free from the norms so you can live life on your terms.

222: Intellectual Ignorance, Cancel Culture and Breaking the Norm with Branden Collinsworth


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Today James talks about how Imposter syndrome holds us back from greater levels of success and fulfillment. Tune in and learn how to not let fear control your life and gain the tools to live life on your terms. Link to quiz – Connect with James IG: James_silvas Web: /

221: Fear Series: Navigating Imposter Syndrome


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Today James talks about one of the main fears holding leaders back from greater levels of success and fulfillment.

220: Fear series: How to navigate the fear of success


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