Life is full of ups and downs, good moments and bad, pros and cons. Unfortunately, many people are limited and held down by their negative experiences and perspectives. However, you'll find that it's not all bad — it’s possible to grow even in difficult times. Even when it feels overwhelmingly negative, you'll be surprised by what you can gain when you take the time to filter out the good from the bad!
Tune in to this episode of Seek Go Create and find out how Joel Green squeezes every last drop of good from his biggest struggles. A former professional basketball player and now CEO, motivational speaker, and author, Joel shares the stories that inspired Filtering. He gives insights into his book and pushes you to go beyond. Be the best version of yourself.
See the world from a new perspective and learn with Joel Green when you listen to this episode!
Joel Green is a former professional basketball player, National Director of Nike Sports Camps, motivational speaker, and author. He’s the CEO and founder of Pro Level Training and pursues his passion to help players grow physically and mentally. He provides training that develops necessary sports skills and the mentality and mindset to be their best selves.
Joel is the author of Filtering, a book that aims to motivate and inspire others amidst their struggles. He balances his time between family, business, professional sports and fitness modeling. Joel has appeared on National TV and continues to speak and inspire his audience. In everything that he does, he aims to make an impact on others.
[03:47] "My purpose in life is to hit that mark. That's what I'm about. So every industry that I'm a part of, it's just about being intentional and making an impact." - Click Here To Tweet This
[12:31] “I really feel that the racism that may exist, sexism, just all these -isms out there is because of ignorance, in my opinion, a lack of understanding.” - Click Here To Tweet This
[22:41] “It's things that are politically just put in place to keep people on a certain level of mindset and mentality.” - Click Here To Tweet This
[58:44] “That's what the filtering process does. It helps you to break everything down, to really assess it, brainstorm about it, and say, ‘That's what I was supposed to get from this situation.” - Click Here To Tweet This
[01:05:06] “That's a really important thing to not just be so closed-minded where you only see things from your own lens.” - Click Here To Tweet This
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