Ryan Blair ON Nothing To Lose, Everything To Gain: Making Big Shifts In Your Life To Pursue A Bigger Calling

9th Jan, 2023

Erica Lippy

Abundance, Life Hacks, Mindfulness, Podcasts

Today’s guest is someone that has seen and experienced life from all angles. From growing up with abuse, violence, drugs to then being a lead enforcer of a Los Angeles gang and in the poverty class, to then having a mentor that shifted his life into the upper class and becoming a wildly successful entrepreneur. 

Ryan Blair is a #1 New York Times Best Selling Author and Serial Entrepreneur. He went from a wayward youth to a businessman with over $ 2 billion in company sales. After decades of building successful companies, Ryan began his latest company, AlterCall, which uplifts and helps entrepreneurs scale their companies using spiritual modalities. He is the former CEO of ( Vuh-sal-us)ViSalus, which is known for the Body by Vi 90- Day Challenge. In 2012, he sold ViSalus for $792 million dollars. He is also the #1 New York Times best-selling author of the book ‘Nothing To Lose, Everything To Gain and Rock Bottom To Rock Star.

Now let’s talk about this subject:

“Nothing To Lose, Everything To Gain: Making Big Shifts In Your Life To Pursue A Bigger Calling”

Are you wanting a deeper meaning and purpose in your life, greater than just having financial success? You feel when you reach a goal, you still aren’t fulfilled. Learn today how you can make big shifts in your life to create a more fulfilling and lasting joy from the work you do and the calling that has been placed on your heart. My guest, Ryan Blair shares how he transformed his life by changing his environment, his influences, and did the inner work to bring more meaning into his life. Learn today how to shift your life and find your true calling.

“The more you own, the more owns you”

We Talk About:

  • His story of extreme adversity and growing up
  • How your identity influences a new environment
  • His experience being in a gang 
  • How his trauma manifested in his personal life
  • Witnessing all levels of economic classes
  • How he became leader (enforcer) of a gang
  • Creating an environment to help your child succeed
  • Powerful questions to ask your kids everyday 
  • Why you should allow kids to have exposure of certain things, instead of restricting exposure
  • Biggest lessons learned from his previous environment he grew up in
  • Learning how to give forgiveness
  • Why a mentor saw potential in him
  • The big shift in stepping into entrepreneurship 
  • 3 skills necessary to create massive success as an entrepreneur
  • Self leadership as an entrepreneur 
  • Successful entrepreneurs hitting a goal and still feeling unfulfilled
  • Creating lasting fulfillment from sustainable influences 
  • The catalyst to him being money driven to now spiritually driven
  • His process to heal himself from the inside out
  • “The more you own, the more owns you”
  • A message to entrepreneurs wanting more success and money
  • What is his mission with AlterCall
  • His spiritual practices 
  • Non negotiables everyday
  • Making our energy management our high priority 
  • How to lead with Faith over fear
  • His story with his son and autism 
  • Mastering love
  • Books he highly recommends

More insight…

 “If you were to leave with us a piece of wisdom you have learned in your life’s journey, what would that life lesson be that you would love to share with us today?

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