Dr. Srikumar Rao | Shining Your Light Into the World

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Dr. Srikumar Rao | Shining Your Light Into the World

Dr. Srikumar Rao

Posted on April 27, 2022

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It’s very simple. Decide when you get up in the morning that you’re going to have a terrific day, no matter what happens.” — Dr. Srikumar Rao

My guest this week is Dr. Srikumar Rao, an elite coach who works with business executives, professionals, and entrepreneurs. He is widely known for his popular course, Creativity and Personal Mastery, first developed for Columbia Business School. His talk, “How Can You Plug-in to Happiness Now?” has had more than a million downloads and he is the author of two bestselling books, Are You Ready to Succeed? and Happiness at Work

In our conversation Dr. Rao explains how we are all essentially prisoners of our own mind; that we create our own reality, and we all have the ability to break out of it. The key to having a great day starts with simply deciding it will be great, no matter what life throws at you, and at the same time surrendering any idea that we are in control of what happens. He also stresses that everything we do is an expression of who we are and that we all have the ability to elevate consciousness in ourselves as well as in others. By becoming more aware of ourselves, we can learn to understand how we can make a better and bigger impact on the world. 

In this episode of Leading with Genuine Care, you’ll also learn:

  • How a practice of gratitude can help you shift your awareness 
  • Why thinking we’re in control is at the root of most of our problems 
  • Why it’s good to work toward a goal, regardless of whether you achieve it
  • How we can free ourselves simply by shifting the thought that the world does not and is not the way we think it should be
  • Why our awareness is like a flashlight, and where we shine it makes all the difference
  • How your work can be part of your spiritual path, and not separate from it
  • How surrendering control can be good for business 
  • How you can make an impact through your daily actions
  • Why he believes we as a species are better off than we ever have been before
  • The practice he does daily to keep himself aware and present 
  • His top recommendations for books and how to use them 

Learn more from Dr. Srikumar Rao at the Conscious Entrepreneur Summit, May 17 and 18, 2022 in Denver. Register at:  https://consciousentrepreneur.us

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