Carlos Marin- What Is Your Identity?

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May 24

In the past 30 years working with people I have seen a repetitive phenomenon that occurs in the life of every single person on the planet. This is nothing more than the way each one of us views our self, our talents, skills, capabilities and potential. There is nothing more powerful than changing your self-concept. The difference between a wealthy man and a poor man, a healthy person and a sickly person, or a successful person and a mediocre one boils down to the beliefs they have about who they are. This is their self-concept, or what I call identity. A change in identity will change your entire life instantly!

One of the biggest epiphanies I’ve ever had was when I started learning about my identity.  Up until that point I had studied about self-image but believed it was really a mask worn to show people who we want them to think we are. Identity, however, is your self-concept, who you believe you are when you’re alone and naked inside your own mind.

When I realized that by understanding who I was currently, and then deciding who I was committed to be, I could purposely change my own identity, it transformed my life.  I went from doing well financially to having a spectacular life-style.  Plus, I increased my marketing organization from 10,000 entrepreneurs to over 400,000 in four years!

Your Identity determines what you dare to desire, what you believe and what you’ll do in your life. It defines the realm of the possible and the impossible to you and your world.

For most of us, our concept of who we are was created haphazardly, almost by accident, the result of random events and stimuli, past experiences and emotional states, and the pain or pleasure we felt when they occurred.

Numerous studies have been done with school children whose teachers were told that one group of children was special and gifted and another group were slow learners, when in fact, they were all at the same level.

At the end of several months, the “special” children exhibited tremendous learning capabilities while the slow learners learned slowly.  The only difference was the teacher’s expectations of the children’s abilities.

In my years in network marketing, I witnessed thousands of identity transformations as I brought in successful entrepreneurs to share their success stories with my organizations in seminars and conventions.  They spoke about their personal struggles, where they were when they started in business, and their financial, emotional and relationship challenges.

There were gut-wrenching stories, but when they told how they overcame the challenges and struggles, people related and identified and said YEAH! If they can do it, I can do it.

Today, I understand that the real power behind it was that all along people’s identities were changing and expanding.  They saw that real people like themselves, not movie stars or sports figures, but normal people, could overcome bad relationships, unhappy childhoods, poor self-images, past failures and negative conditioning and win big in life.

This very same process is the one I went through in my own life.  Due to past conditioning, I had to overcome fear of failure and fear of rejection, which resulted in procrastination and lack of consistent action.

The first time I went through the process I’m going to teach you in the next several articles, I quadrupled my income in less than a year and within two years was earning ten times as much. And that was only the beginning.

Watch for the following article where I’ll show you some things that’ll really open your eyes and help you jump to a new and better place in life really fast! Until then…

Please leave me your comments and questions below and share this post with everyone you care about. Also become a partner in my empowerment community at http://facebook.com/carlosmarinlive and promote it to everyone you love and care about. The world needs YOU and your contribution so we can help millions of people raise their consciousness and get free in 2012! God bless and live your passion…

Carlos Marin

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jorge May 24, 2012

super espectacular este articulo muy asertado gracias CARLOS

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Jorge, sigue conectado que esto se pone mejor!

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Vanina May 24, 2012

Powerful, powerful words! Thank you for sharing your knowledge. I’m better today than yesterday; but, not as good as tomorrow!

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Vanina, you keep going girl. God made you to win and succeed in everything you do!

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Arturo Rosales May 24, 2012

¡ Excelente ! Carlos me encantaría tener la IDENTIDAD adecuada para ser exitoso en la vida.

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Arturo, sigue este curso y la encontraras!

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Jaime May 24, 2012

Carlos gracias por ayudarnos a comprender porque estamos en el lugar donde nos encontramos en este momento, y solo nosotros mismos podremos salir de el.

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Jaime, es cierto pero esta información veraz te ayudara a subir a un mejor lugar si la aplicas!

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Carmen May 25, 2012

Necesito mucho esta informacion, gracias Carlos. Todos los dias leo varias veces tus articulos, para grabarmelos bien. Me gustaria poder tener una conversacion contigo. A lo mejor algun dia es posible. Que Dios te bendiga.

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Carmen, sigue leyendols diariamente y aplicandola para crear los resultados que deseas!

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Jose E. Perez May 25, 2012

Fenomenal, gracias por compartirnos tus experiencias

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Jose, es mi placer!

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Victor Terrazas May 25, 2012

Muy interesante el concepto, admiro a quienes han logrado eso que se llama: “cambio de actitud”, yo no lo he logrado y estoy donde siempre he estado, ¿cómo se consigue eso? Gracias.

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Victor, aplicando los principios que estoy enseñando en estos artículos y mi libro y sistema de transformación!

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Fernando May 25, 2012

Realmente dia con dia aprendo cosas interesantes, en las cuales trabajar para mejorarme y poder lograr el cambio en mi.
Carlos, muchisimas gracias y Dios te bendice.

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Fernando, sigue en el camino que el que busca encuentra y el que aplica se hace maestro!

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bernado May 26, 2012

hola carlos estoy entusismado con tu informacion estoy en el prosseso de cambiar esos penzamientos de in seguridad no e podido del todo pero te aseguro ay boy paso a paso, estoy en negocio de marqueting y deseo poder avanzar gracias y que dios te vendiga mas ymas

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Bernardo, si aplicas esta información cambiara tu vida por completo! Dale un poco de tiempo… tu situación actual no se creo en dos días…

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jaime delgado May 26, 2012

Hola Carlos ,como siempre tu informacion es simplemente lo mejor de lo mejor y espérando con mucho interes tu siguiente articulo. Gracias por compartir tu sabiduria eres un gran maestro.

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    Carlos June 21, 2012

    Gracias Jaime! Ahí van a seguir constantemente. Aplica los principios y tu vida se transformara!

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